Children are particularly affected. But will the unfolding political drama leave any room for serious action?
They are chosen not from a factional or ideological standpoint, but from what I see while doing the job of Mayor.
Half of all food bank users are disabled, and we know that appropriate, secure, properly-paid work is the best route out of poverty.
By forcing the Prime Minister to talk about Economics for Beginners, the Leader of the Opposition has pushed her onto favourable ground.
Nick Timothy is from this Birmingham seat, which could go blue if anyone can be bothered to vote.
We are making progress by working out how to build fences at the top of cliffs, instead of just sending ambulances when people fall.
Charities like the Trussell Trust are part of the solution, not part of the problem.
The welfare state is rigid and mechanistic – charity is flexible and empathetic.