Cost of living crisis
While the cost of simply existing spirals out of control, the richest people in the country are lining their pockets through disaster capitalism. Class war? This is just the declaration.
Following a promising Labour Party conference, record-low polling for the Conservatives and reports of no-confidence letters already being sent to Liz Truss, the age of previously dismissed government “blunders” could finally be coming to an end.
As part of our week-long Cost of Living series, we spoke to university students about how they’re coping with the current economic crisis.
Disproportionate homelessness, wider pay gaps and the loss of liberating nightlife spaces as clubs close at record levels: charities and campaigners tell us of the potential impact on queer people.