Social Justice & Poverty

Poll: is it pointless to protest against Trump in Scotland?

Is it pointless to protest against Trump in Scotland?

2nd February 2017 by TFN

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Poll: Is it degrading to stop asylum seekers from working?

A Glasgow MP is calling for changes to immigration rules so that asylum seekers are given the right to work

12th January 2017 by Paul Cardwell

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Poll: time to bring rail into public ownership?

TFN poll: time to bring rail into public ownership?

18th November 2016 by Graham Martin

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Poll: Should we give money to beggars?

A local authority in England has come under fire after putting up posters warning people against giving money to beggars

3rd October 2016 by TFN

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Poll: should burkinis be banned?

Should burkinis be banned?

26th August 2016 by TFN Staff

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Poll: Should schools stay open during the summer holidays?

This summer has seen a series of stories highlighting the problems summer holidays cause modern parents? So, is it time schools stayed open all year round?

29th July 2016 by Susan Smith

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Increase Child Benefit or fund foodbanks?

Food poverty experts have called on the Scottish Government to increase Child Benefit by £5 a week rather than fund foodbanks - do you agree?

8th July 2016 by TFN Staff

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Should the Offensive Behaviour at Football Act be scrapped?

TFN poll: should the Offensive Behaviour at Football Act be scrapped?

26th May 2016 by Graham Martin

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Poll: are we demonising beggars?

Does new survey demonise beggars?

13th May 2016 by Graham Martin

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TFN poll: should we abolish the monarchy?

If there was a referendum on the future of the monarchy, how would you vote?

21st April 2016 by Graham Martin

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Poll: should Cameron and IDS resign as charity patrons?

TFN poll: Should PM and IDS resign as patrons of disability charity?

24th March 2016 by Graham Martin

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Should supermarkets be made to donate unsold food to charities?

TFN poll: Should supermarkets be made to donate unsold food to charities?

10th March 2016 by Graham Martin

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Poll: what’s the fairest form of taxation?

TFN poll: what's the best form of taxation?

3rd March 2016 by Graham Martin

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Should single mums have to pay to track down absent dads?

The government run Child Maintenance Service charges £20 and a 4% collection fee to single mums to track down absent dads - is this fair?

5th February 2016 by TFN Staff

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Poll: Is racism still rife in Scottish workplaces?

A Scottish Parliament committee found Scotland’s ethnic minorities are on average more likely to be unemployed or in low-paid work

28th January 2016 by Paul Cardwell

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Poll: Is it time to end the council tax freeze?

A new report from the Scottish Government's independent adviser on poverty says end the council tax freeze, do you agree?

21st January 2016 by TFN

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Are foodbanks an indictment of our times?

TFN poll: are foodbanks an indictment of our times or a great response to social need?

18th December 2015 by Graham Martin

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Should Trump be banned from entering the UK?

​Calls are ebing made for Donald Trump to be refused entry into the UK following incendiary remarks made about Muslims

9th December 2015 by Robert Armour

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Poll: who’s to blame for fuel poverty?

Margaret Burgess blames Westminster for Scotland's fuel poverty failure saying her government is fully committed to eradicating it. Are you convinced?

13th November 2015 by Robert Armour

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