Scotland tends to take a more progressive approach to inequality, but how is it actually faring compared to the rest of the UK?
The state plays a strategic role, but they are also driven by financial markets – not central plans.
There has been a substantial improvement compared to 15 years ago, when the incidence of poverty among the elderly was 32.4%.
Leia's little-known academic standing can help challenge patriarchal notions about gender roles.
Although politicians claim to place a great deal of importance on the idea of the fair go, there are still significant ways in which Australian society seems to depart from this idea.