‘We had a supply of labour – the unemployed. We had a demand for labour – all the new jobs. But we couldn’t match them up, so we had to import people.’


I have shouted endlessly about the consequences of treating mothers of young children in this way, while Iain Duncan Smith say’s it’s for our own moral good. Would like him to explain how he plans for us to exist as migrant labour and mothers at the same time. With reference to what that means for our children.

Anyway, the Child Poverty Action group mounted a legal challenge against housing benefit reform today.

Here’s hoping eh?.