The Five Key Facts the Left Needs to Know about Inequality

Summer 2017

Income inequality may soon start to fall, but this isn’t a cause for great optimism. Inequality is at far higher levels in Britain than other large European countries, with hugely damaging effects for society and quality of life, as well as for politics: high inequality tends to go along with political disengagement and high levels of far-right voting. 

Renewal: a journal of social democracy, Volume 25 No 2