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Feature from the Church of Scotland – time for the truth about poverty

With increasing levels of poverty across the UK and 3.6 million children across the UK now living in poverty (including 19% of children in Edinburgh); the Church of Scotland has teamed up with the Baptist Union of Great Britain, the Methodist Church, and the United Reformed Church to publish a report on poverty and the misrepresentation of the poor in this country.

For further information, please follow this link to read the Church of Scotland’s article: “Budget day: time for the truth about poverty”

Please follow this link to read the report: “The lies we tell ourselves: ending comfortable myths about poverty” 

The lies we tell ourselves: ending comfortable myths about poverty