Britain's welfare system is "unfit for purpose" and in urgent need of reform


Britain's welfare system.

Britain’s welfare system ‘unfit for purpose’ with millions struggling, expert…

1. Because

2. And

  • Millions more families will struggle to make ends meet amid the dual pressures of the pandemic and the spiralling cost-of-living crisis

3. So

  • We need rapid reforms to the social security system to protect low-income families from extreme hardship
  • We need a fundamental reform of universal credit
  • We need a cut to VAT on energy bills
  • We need the expansion of the warm home discount scheme

4. Epistemic status

Agreement level
Most likely

Don't really know enough in detail, but I believe all of it.

5. Elsewhere

5.1. In my garden

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