Wages for most people have fallen over the past five years, meaning that work is no longer a guaranteed route out of poverty.
Here’s the latest infographic from http://inequalitybriefing.org/
More than half of the UK households in poverty contain someone in work. But many at the top have not had to economise. The number of UK billionaires has grown rapidly, as has pay for top company bosses.
There is great poverty in this country, but there are also great riches.
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