Lee Williams is a freelance journalist and writer. Catch him on Twitter @leeroy112 and at www.leewilliamsjournalism.com/
21 January 2015 09:20 PM
21 January 2015 12:31 PM
Should we be scapegoating 'scrounging' foreigners? New figures on the number of Brits claiming benefits across the EU suggest otherwise
After The Sun's disgusting 'scrounger' awards, it's time to recognise the biggest injustices of the benefits system
19 January 2015 01:19 PM
And the award for the most unqualified fitness-to-work assessor goes to...
14 January 2015 04:01 PM
Imagine a future where corporations can sue governments if public policies damage their profits — if TTIP passes, you won't have to
Our rail system is broken, and nationalisation has already been proven to work — so what are we waiting for?
06 January 2015 02:25 PM
Train fares in the UK are some of the most expensive and inefficient in Europe, yet the Government doesn't seem to care
29 December 2014 05:46 PM
There are now 13m people living below the poverty line in the UK
Benefit cuts are already being blamed for the deaths of many vulnerable people, but there could be 60 more that we never hear about
23 December 2014 04:44 PM
The Government are still weighing up whether their reviews into benefits-related deaths are in the "public interest"
It's official — benefits and high taxes make us all richer, while inequality takes a hammer to a country's growth
10 December 2014 12:31 PM
One of the most destructive Tory myths has finally been debunked
If you want to see the gap between the House of Lords and reality for yourself, then just look at their champagne budget
08 December 2014 01:58 PM
While the rest of us face austerity, the Lords spends roughly £65,000 a year on champagne, and is refusing to drink anything cheaper
French chefs have launched a campaign to end violence in kitchens - should British restaurants follow suit?
27 November 2014 11:15 PM
A group of top chefs signed a manifesto against violence, bullying and sexual harassment in kitchens following the sacking of a chef at a three-star Paris restaurant for scalding his kitchen assistant with a white-hot spoon
Stephen Fry explains what he would say if he was 'confronted by God'
9 reasons Greece's experiment with the radical left is doomed to failure
The open loathing between Barack Obama and Benjamin Netanyahu just got worse
Have we reached 'peak food'? Shortages loom as global production rates slow
President Putin is a dangerous psychopath - reason is not going to work with him
British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford faces execution by firing squad in Indonesia
- 1 Three-year-old boy shoots pregnant mother and father in New Mexico
- 2 Stephen Fry explains what he would say if he was 'confronted by God'
- 3 Jewish community urged to boycott Cornwall village after residents vote for 'Hitlers Walk' sign to be reinstated
- 4 Gorillaz Phase 4: Cartoon supergroup is back as new artwork is unveiled
- 5 Benedict Cumberbatch's Alan Turing gay-rights campaign snubbed by Prince William and Kate Middleton