Frank Field

By supporting a post-Brexit customs union with the EU, Corbyn betrays the poor

Labour's post-Brexit economic policy (this week) is to join a new customs union with the EU, which would apparently retain all the benefits of the present customs union, and ensure there's no need for any UK/EU borders anywhere. In his…

The myth of the undeserving poor

  Unlike most Christian initiatives, this week's Feeding Britain report on poverty and foodbank use has whipped up a media storm filling up plenty of column inches and broadcast minutes. And it…