Councillors can sow the seeds of activism
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Sexism is commonplace in local government with almost four in ten female councillors having experienced sexist comments from within their own party.
‘The start of an exciting journey to redesign local democracy for the next generation of Kirklees citizens’
New benefits system is ‘already failing too many people’
Cities need to make the most of their local assets
Lesson for combined authorities from experiments in Finland, Sweden and Manchester
The big challenges cannot be solved just by the state, they have to be done through collaborative engagement.
Councils must ‘shout from the roof tops’ to be put back on a sustainable financial footing.
Almost half of private renters spend more than 30% of their income on rent.
Plans by central government are not enough