Universal Credit – A Blunt Instrument

Mark Page, 2015 Apr 20
Blunt instruments wielded by blunt intellects
Blunt instruments wielded by blunt intellects

Deborah Padfield argues that universal credit might look tidy on paper but the reality is that it does not recognise the complexity of our lives.

Evangelical whackos like Ian Duncan Smith might wish to see the world as a simple place with simple rules but, unfortunately for those who suffer their ministrations, the lives of others are riddled with unique complexity.

Universal Credit: the fantasy of a tidy world
Deborah Padfield