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.
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The UK is the third most unequal developed country - and this inequality is bad for all of us - it causes many social problems.
This short film shows how the UK government's spending decisions have targeted disabled people and the poor for cuts.
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 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.
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%.
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.
Simon Duffy explains how the tax-benefit system can be reformed to promote citizenship and families.