Social Justice & Poverty

Is IndyRef2 a good idea?

Nicola Sturgeon has announced she will be seeking a second referendum on Scottish independence between autumn 2018 and spring 2019. What do you think?

14th March 2017 by TFN Staff

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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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