What is homelessness?
Homelessness is the most extreme form of housing need. But it isn’t just about people sleeping on the streets. There are many more people in England who do not have a home despite not actually sleeping rough. 277 more words
Too many people have been confused, or maybe just convinced. “It’s not a racial issue,” they’re saying. Even if those of us who can see through the veil know better, let’s suspend disbelief for a moment. 93 more words
The Smith Commission, set up in the aftermath of the referendum on Scottish independence, issued its report yesterday (27 November).
Lord Smith was charged with reaching all party agreement on which additional powers should be devolved to the Scottish Parliament, following the “Vow” to extend such powers was made by the leaders of the three unionist parties in the closing days of the referendum campaign. 505 more words