• Community banking key to tackling problem debt, new CSJ report says

    A network of new Community Banks should be created across the country as an alternative to high cost credit driving millions of people into problem debt, according to a major new CSJ report.

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  • CSJ unveils bold new welfare plan to slash youth unemployment

    A new welfare package should be offered to young people in an attempt to slash youth unemployment, according to a report published today from the CSJ.

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  • Half of poorest kids start school from broken homes, new report reveals

    The next government must become the first in history to reverse family breakdown and confront a growing culture of disposable dads, says a new report published today.

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  • Nothing kills social mobility like crime, David Davis MP tells CSJ event

    Senior Tory MP David Davis has called on police forces to embrace technology better in the fight against modern crime. Speaking at a CSJ event, the former Shadow Home Secretary said crime has a major impact on the poorest in society and warned that cuts to police forces are not likely to be reversed for decades.

  • Why we need a society of the second chance: CSJ Director delivers Tedx talk

    We need to transform politics and create a society of the second chance if we are to tackle entrenched poverty in the UK, CSJ Director Christian Guy said at a recent Tedx talk.

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