Labour has a week to turn this election into a winter war on austerity | Frances Ryan
Voters must be told they deserve more – and that the UK can afford it, says the Guardian columnist Frances Ryan
“Walks to work are now lined with homeless people. Our disabled neighbours are trapped indoors without social care. But flick through the front pages and you would hardly know it.” >> My col. on this election sleepwalking through Britain’s social crisis.
“A decade of austerity has shrunk the British state to such a degree it’s no longer able to fulfil its basic functions. Homelessness lines the streets. Children can’t afford to eat. We have exactly one week left to fight for a better society.” >> My col.