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Suffer the children: 1 in 4 UK kids to live in poverty by 2020 - report

08.05.2013 08:51

Nearly one-quarter of British children will be living in poverty by the year 2020, a new report has predicted. PM David Cameron pledged that child poverty would be gone by this time, yet some of the government's policies seem to exacerbate the crisis.

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Anonymous user 02.07.2013 01:11

DNA in a vicious cycle

Anonymous user 02.07.2013 01:07

because of poverty this children will grow up murder people and eat them like animals

Anonymous user 02.06.2013 14:28

Backward thinking people in India there's so much potential government spends it on military force.

Anonymous user 02.06.2013 11:00

Costs UK £46 billion to steal children but allow 1 in 4 kids to live in poverty!

 

John 12.05.2013 15:07

I'm sixty seven and I can't remember not living in poverty, the harder you work the more they take off you. Now I don't work and they hammer my pension with their over the top taxes and at the same time raise food and heating prices, whilst giving themselves huge obscene pay rises. The figure has always been one in four, because that's how they want it, as long as the Banksters get their profits from the government they have no interest in the welfare of the working peasantry. It will only change if Britain adopts the Bradbury pound which was first issued at the start of WW1, and was very succesful.No debt no tax.

Anonymous user 11.05.2013 16:25

I find these articles RT runs so amusing, maybe they classify me in this poverty bracket? I'm fromUK

 

Lancelot Owen 11.05.2013 16:00

After over 40 years of left-wing 'progressive' politics most children in the UK are living in moral and spiritual poverty - not material poverty.

Anonymous user 11.05.2013 09:33

UK starves children, elderly but gives lavish welfare to black immigrants.

Anonymous user 11.05.2013 09:09

Disagree,the poor in the UK do not starve,kids have xboxs,laptops,phones ,nice cloths,plenty food.

Anonymous user 11.05.2013 05:48

What about poor old age pensioners who have to live on a basic £110 per week?

Anonymous user 11.05.2013 03:35

The money powers promote African and Asian immigration to suppress worker’s wages.

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