The decade of austerity has been the worst economic policy error in a generation

A new report finds that Government will have to change direction to save economy and public services.

“Austerity has decimated our public services. It is time to move on from this failed experiment that has ruined lives.

“But even though the government has talked about ‘the light at the end of the tunnel’, away from the headlines we are still facing a further five years of austerity by stealth, including: prisons, public health and homelessness services.”

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