Austerity is a policy that aims to transfer resources away from the most disadvantaged and undermine social justice.
Welfare Reform Impact on Mental Health
The UK government's cuts to welfare - known as 'welfare reforms' - will increase levels of mental illness, increase costs, inefficiency, inequality and injustice.
Tall Tales About Welfare Reform
Ben Baumberg, Kate Bell and Declan Gaffney tackle some of the most common welfare myths.
Why Inequality Matters
Written by members of My Fair London this paper presents further essential information about income inequality and its consequences in a brief and accessible format.
The UK is Very Unequal
The UK is the third most unequal developed country - and this inequality is bad for all of us - it causes many social problems.
Poor Commit the Least Fraud
A lot of fuss is made about benefit cheats - but few people realise it is the poor who commit the least fraud - it is taxpayers and government itself who defraud the poor.
Cuts Target Disabled and Poor
This short film shows how the UK government's spending decisions have targeted disabled people and the poor for cuts.
The Poor Are Very Poor
The popular myth is that there is no real poverty in the UK - however the reality is that the poor are very poor - living on impossibly low incomes.
Poor Pay the Most Tax
This short film explains the surprising fact that in the UK it is the 10% of poorest families who actually pay the most tax - 47%.
Manifesto for a Fair Society
A short film setting out the principles behind and the main ideas within the Campaign for a Fair Society's Manifesto for a Fair Society 2012.
Is the UK a Fair Society?
This movie introduces the Campaign for a Fair Society - which is organised to campaign against the injustice of a system which seems biased against the poor and disabled people.
A Fair Society in Northern Ireland
A presentation given at the first meeting of the Campaign for a Fair Society in Northern Ireland in June 2012.
Central Taxes Local
Central government taxes local government so that even deprived communities find that they lose a huge fraction of funding to Whitehall.