Monthly Archives: March 2014

Exploring TV’s new obsession with ‘Poverty Porn’

One of our regular readers, Jayne Linney, runs a fascinating blog over at In one of her recent posts she examines the renewed surge of interest in patronising documentaries about poor communities. Definitely worth a read:  

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Why isn’t the child poverty consultation more child friendly?

In this guest post Sarah Brooks-Wilson examines whether the UK government’s latest consultation on child poverty is likely to be accessible to those most affected. What a huge relief that as adults, we no longer need to speak on behalf … Continue reading

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