The Australian Bureau of Statistics' latest analysis of the impact of government benefits and taxes on household income shows this reduces income inequality by more than 40% in Australia.
Perpetual uncertainty and changes to the way disability benefits work take a heavy toll on claimants.
Designed to ease budgetry pressures, households in Scotland on Universal Credit can now opt for a fortnightly payment instead of being paid monthly.
New research on implicit attitudes to people who receive benefits shows how pervasive hostility towards them is.
It's about housing, transport, benefits, pay, and the culture of work.