SPA President Baroness Lister publishes a powerful critique of government welfare policy

Based on her presidential address to the Social Policy Association annual conference in July, Ruth Lister, Baroness Lister of Burtersett and SPA President has published a powerful critique of government policy 

In the article she argues that “[t]his government is ‘institutionally indifferent’ – to evidence, to criticism by the UN, MPs and inspectors, and most of all, to the suffering of those affected by its ignorant policies.”

Read the article in openDemocracyUK