ruth patrick

Ruth Patrick

Ruth Patrick is a postdoctoral researcher in the School of Law and Social Justice at the University of Liverpool. She is the author of For whose benefit: the everyday realities of welfare reform (Policy Press), and worked for the Fabian Society between 2002 and 2004

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Restitching the safety net

Ruth Patrick

Labour has the opportunity to carve out a fresh approach on social security, based on the principles of fairness, dignity and respect, writes Ruth Patrick For lots of reasons, the 2017 general election felt very different from recent battles to secure the nation’s vote. Brexit dominated the campaign trail, and crowded out the space for…