Caroline Fahy

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A food bank in the UK. Photograph: iStock

Across the West, austerity is the new norm and social mobility seems to be slowing down or even going backwards. These were big factors behind Brexit(...)

Geoff Meagher, national president of St Vincent de Paul, said there are sections of Irish society who ‘simply cannot take anymore’ in terms of the costs imposed on them. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

The State’s housing crisis is now so acute that “all options” have to be on the table to address it, St Vincent de Paul (SVP) charity has said.Publish(...)