South Wales Equality Group

South Wales Equality Group

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Jun 9, 2022 @ 11:12
Why should your council back fair tax? Read our latest guest blog from @FairTaxMark’s Mary Patel, which outlines 5️⃣ reasons to celebrate fair tax in your local area!

https://t.co/g00JxURwyG https://t.co/TCtp4Y3SBN
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Jun 1, 2022 @ 13:47
Inequality has been supercharged during Covid-19. But according to our members survey what have the biggest impacts on people been, and where do we need to go from here? Top 3:
-rising prices
-rising unemployment
-gap between rich & poor

Read the results https://t.co/fGR0GPo8YF https://t.co/3N5f1u5FNz
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May 20, 2022 @ 5:57
Since its inception, approximately 2m sales of social housing have taken place under #RightToBuy.

To the PM, this is a victory of greater homeownership, but this ignores the grave costs of the policy.

https://t.co/EhaIsp4u98
May 17, 2022 @ 11:53
Two in five Universal Credit claims are affected by deductions with ~2 million UC payments below levels officially set by the government: https://t.co/8JTyL4Ae2Y

This doesn't just undermine adequacy of benefits, it also compromises the government's levelling up agenda
May 9, 2022 @ 6:36
My comment on these figures on food insecurity:
"If 1 household in 7 is food insecure, society is failing in a fundamental way. These figures on food insecurity are all the more chilling because the problem is soluble." https://t.co/KKYU6XDIPv
May 4, 2022 @ 12:38
Tomorrow (May 5th) you can vote for your local government representatives.

Please consider voting for the candidates that have policies to reduce socio-economic inequalities and the impact of these inequalities.