Tuesday 24 October 2017

Charlie Weston: Whole generation swimming against the tide

Charlie Weston

Charlie Weston

NOT for nothing are middle-income earners sometimes called the coping classes.

This is because they are the ones who always struggle on, despite bearing much of the burden of taxation and now unemployment, while getting few financial benefits from the State.

And never has that coping-class description been more apt than at the moment, as the great middle-class squeeze pushes more ordinary families to the brink financially.

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