Archives For poverty

McDonalds workers strike rally, Westminster, London. Fast Food Rights Campaign want £10 an hour, end to zero hour contracts and union rights
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Detroit, Michigan, USA A volunteer nurse taking the blood pressure of a patient, Motor City Medical Mission, a free three day medical clinic sponsored by the Adventist Medical Evangelism Network  © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Detroit, Michigan, USA A volunteer nurse taking the blood pressure of a patient, Motor City Medical Mission, a free three day medical clinic sponsored by the Adventist Medical Evangelism Network
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Ken Loach speaking Vigil for Lawrence Bond, who died after being found fit for work and losing his disability benefits, Kentish Town Jobcentre London  © Philip Wolmuth/reportdigital.co.uk

Ken Loach speaking Vigil for Lawrence Bond, who died after being found fit for work and losing his disability benefits, Kentish Town Jobcentre London
© Philip Wolmuth/reportdigital.co.uk
Click to see more

John McDonnell speaking Vigil for Lawrence Bond, who died after being found fit for work and losing his disability benefits, Kentish Town Jobcentre London  © Philip Wolmuth/reportdigital.co.uk

John McDonnell speaking Vigil for Lawrence Bond, who died after being found fit for work and losing his disability benefits, Kentish Town Jobcentre London
© Philip Wolmuth/reportdigital.co.uk
Click to see more

Street in Islington, North London, described as a no go area at the time, barricaded by the locals in protest against rent rises, means testing and evictions under the proposed new rent act. © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Street in Islington, North London, described as a no go area at the time, barricaded by the locals in protest against rent rises, means testing and evictions under the proposed new rent act.
© NLA/reportdigital.co.uk
Click to see more photos

Squatters talk to printers, lobby of The Evening News and Daily Mail over negative news coverage of squatting, London 1975 © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Squatters talk to printers, lobby of The Evening News and Daily Mail over negative news coverage of squatting, London 1975
© NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

1976: Graffiti on a bricked-up empty council owned property in Westbourne Park Road, West London. A number of empty houses in the street were occupied by squatters. Think of this as a window. © Philip Wolmuth/reportdigital.co.uk

1976: Graffiti on a bricked-up empty council owned property in Westbourne Park Road, West London. A number of empty houses in the street were occupied by squatters. Think of this as a window.
© Philip Wolmuth/reportdigital.co.uk

Squatters outside court. Piers Corbyn (L), one of the leaders and brother to Jeremy Corbyn, London 1979 © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Squatters outside court. Piers Corbyn (L), one of the leaders and brother to Jeremy Corbyn, London 1979
© NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Police and baliffs evicting squatters, London 1979 © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Police and baliffs evicting squatters, London 1979
© NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Meeting of squatters who took over part of housing estate, Kennington, South London 1980 © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Meeting of squatters who took over part of housing estate, Kennington, South London 1980
© NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Homeless woman on the streets, Coventry Precinct. A passer by giving food, kindness and concern © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Homeless woman on the streets, Coventry Precinct. A passer by giving food, kindness and concern
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk
Click to see more photos

Detroit, USA Fight For $15, Low paid workers protest at a McDonald's restaurant, calling for a $15 minimum wage © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Detroit, USA Fight For $15, Low paid workers protest at a McDonald’s restaurant, calling for a $15 minimum wage
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk
CLICK FOR MORE

Detroit, USA Fight For $15, Low paid workers protest at a McDonald's restaurant, calling for a $15 minimum wage © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Detroit, USA Fight For $15, Low paid workers protest at a McDonald’s restaurant, calling for a $15 minimum wage
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk
CLICK FOR MORE

Detroit, USA Fight For $15, Low paid workers protest at a McDonald's restaurant, calling for a $15 minimum wage © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Detroit, USA Fight For $15, Low paid workers protest at a McDonald’s restaurant, calling for a $15 minimum wage
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk
CLICK FOR MORE

Detroit, USA Fight For $15, Low paid workers protest at a McDonald's restaurant, calling for a $15 minimum wage © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Detroit, USA Fight For $15, Low paid workers protest at a McDonald’s restaurant, calling for a $15 minimum wage
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk
CLICK FOR MORE

Teenagers on the streets, Easington Lane, Hetton, Tyne and Wear© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Teenagers on the streets, Easington Lane, Hetton, Tyne and Wear© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk
CLICK FOR MORE

Lansing, Michigan, protest outside Governor Rick Snyder annual State of the State speech, calling for him to resign over the lead poisoning of water in Flint © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Lansing, Michigan, protest outside Governor Rick Snyder annual State of the State speech, calling for him to resign over the lead poisoning of water in Flint
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Lansing, Michigan, protest outside Governor Rick Snyder annual State of the State speech, calling for him to resign over the lead poisoning of water in Flint © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Lansing, Michigan, protest outside Governor Rick Snyder annual State of the State speech, calling for him to resign over the lead poisoning of water in Flint
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Lansing, Michigan, protest outside Governor Rick Snyder annual State of the State speech, calling for him to resign over the lead poisoning of water in Flint © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Lansing, Michigan, protest outside Governor Rick Snyder annual State of the State speech, calling for him to resign over the lead poisoning of water in Flint
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Lansing, Michigan, bottles of Refreshing Leaded Flint Water, protest outside Governor Rick Snyder annual State of the State speech, calling for him to resign over the lead poisoning of water in Flint © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Lansing, Michigan, bottles of Refreshing Leaded Flint Water, protest outside Governor Rick Snyder annual State of the State speech, calling for him to resign over the lead poisoning of water in Flint
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Flint, Michigan, Residents pick up clean bottled water and water filters from Red Cross disaster relief volunteers, Fire Station #6. Water and filters were distributed after cost cutting by state officials led to high lead levels in the city water supply © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Flint, Michigan, Residents pick up clean bottled water and water filters from Red Cross disaster relief volunteers, Fire Station #6. Water and filters were distributed after cost cutting by state officials led to high lead levels in the city water supply
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Flint, Michigan National Guard distributing bottled water to residents at Fire Station #1. Bottled water and water filters are being distributed after cost-cutting by state officials led to high lead levels in the city water supply © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Flint, Michigan National Guard distributing bottled water to residents at Fire Station #1. Bottled water and water filters are being distributed after cost-cutting by state officials led to high lead levels in the city water supply
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Flint, Michigan - A sign on the mirror in a toilet warns against drinking the lead poisoned water after cost cutting by state officials led to high lead levels in the city water supply © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Flint, Michigan – A sign on the mirror in a toilet warns against drinking the lead poisoned water after cost cutting by state officials led to high lead levels in the city water supply
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Flint, Michigan, The Hamilton Dam on the Flint River. Cost cutting by state officials led to high lead levels in the city water supply © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Flint, Michigan, The Hamilton Dam on the Flint River. Cost cutting by state officials led to high lead levels in the city water supply
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Columbiaville, Michigan, construction of a new water pipeline for Flint, Michigan and surrounding areas. The pipeline will take water from Lake Huron through a 70-mile pipeline © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Columbiaville, Michigan, construction of a new water pipeline for Flint, Michigan and surrounding areas. The pipeline will take water from Lake Huron through a 70-mile pipeline
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Local volunteers talk with the homeless. Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Local volunteers talk with the homeless. Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Greece, Athens, A mural depicting the euro currency being crushed and bleeding by a pirate figure. Bank closures and capital controls have been imposed in Greece after Syriza announced a bailout referendum on 5 July for voters to decide whether to accept austerity cuts imposed by the Trokia. © Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk Tel 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk   www.reportdigital.co.uk   NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Greece, Athens, A mural depicting the euro currency being crushed and bleeding by a pirate figure. Bank closures and capital controls have been imposed in Greece after Syriza announced a bailout referendum on 5 July for voters to decide whether to accept austerity cuts imposed by the Trokia.
© Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk
Tel 01789-262151/07831-121483
info@reportdigital.co.uk
http://www.reportdigital.co.uk
NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Greece, Athens, worried pensioners unable to draw their pensions waiting outside a closed branch of Greek National bank as a bank holiday and capital controls are imposed . © Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk Tel 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk   www.reportdigital.co.uk   NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Greece, Athens, worried pensioners unable to draw their pensions waiting outside a closed branch of Greek National bank as a bank holiday and capital controls are imposed .
© Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk
Tel 01789-262151/07831-121483
info@reportdigital.co.uk
http://www.reportdigital.co.uk
NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Greece, Athens, customers queue to withdraw money from an ATM cash machine. © Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk Tel 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk   www.reportdigital.co.uk   NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Greece, Athens, customers queue to withdraw money from an ATM cash machine.
© Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk
Tel 01789-262151/07831-121483
info@reportdigital.co.uk
http://www.reportdigital.co.uk
NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Greece, Athens, Alexis Tsipras appearing on TV announcing a referendum on 5 July to decide whether to accept a bailout deal and austerity cuts offered by the Trokia © Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk Tel 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk   www.reportdigital.co.uk   NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Greece, Athens, Alexis Tsipras appearing on TV announcing a referendum on 5 July to decide whether to accept a bailout deal and austerity cuts offered by the Trokia
© Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk
Tel 01789-262151/07831-121483
info@reportdigital.co.uk
http://www.reportdigital.co.uk
NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

A Chinese student cutting her own hair in order to sell it to Bloomsbury Wigs in London. She hopes to get around £50 for her hair which was 19 inches long. Some people with rare hair types have made a lot of money from selling their hair. Sheffield, South Yorkshire. © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

A Chinese student cutting her own hair in order to sell it to Bloomsbury Wigs in London. She hopes to get around £50 for her hair which was 19 inches long. Some people with rare hair types have made a lot of money from selling their hair. Sheffield, South Yorkshire.
© Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk
Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483
info@reportdigital.co.uk
http://www.reportdigital.co.uk
NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

A Chinese student who has cut her own hair in order to sell it to Bloomsbury Wigs in London. She hopes to get around £50 for her hair which was 19 inches long. Some people with rare hair types have made a lot of money from selling their hair. Sheffield, South Yorkshire. © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

A Chinese student who has cut her own hair in order to sell it to Bloomsbury Wigs in London. She hopes to get around £50 for her hair which was 19 inches long. Some people with rare hair types have made a lot of money from selling their hair. Sheffield, South Yorkshire.
© Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk
Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483
info@reportdigital.co.uk
http://www.reportdigital.co.uk
NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

A Chinese student who has cut her own hair in order to sell it to Bloomsbury Wigs in London posting her hair. She hopes to get around £50 for her hair which was 19 inches long. Some people with rare hair types have made a lot of money from selling their hair. Sheffield, South Yorkshire. © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483   info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

A Chinese student who has cut her own hair in order to sell it to Bloomsbury Wigs in London posting her hair. She hopes to get around £50 for her hair which was 19 inches long. Some people with rare hair types have made a lot of money from selling their hair. Sheffield, South Yorkshire.
© Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk
Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483
info@reportdigital.co.uk
http://www.reportdigital.co.uk
NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Greece, Piraeus, A teenager from Syria on a bus after arriving at the port of Piraeus. Nearly 2000 predominantly Syrian refugees and other immigrants arrived at the port of Piraeus after crossing the sea from the Turkish coast to the Greek Island of Lesvos. © Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk

Greece, Piraeus, A teenager from Syria on a bus after arriving at the port of Piraeus. Nearly 2000 predominantly Syrian refugees and other immigrants arrived at the port of Piraeus after crossing the sea from the Turkish coast to the Greek Island of Lesvos.
© Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk

Greece, Piraeus, A woman from Africa at the port of Piraeus. Nearly 2000 predominantly Syrian refugees and other immigrants arrived at the port of Piraeus after crossing the sea from the Turkish coast to the Greek Island of Lesvos. © Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk

Greece, Piraeus, A woman from Africa at the port of Piraeus. Nearly 2000 predominantly Syrian refugees and other immigrants arrived at the port of Piraeus after crossing the sea from the Turkish coast to the Greek Island of Lesvos.
© Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk

Greece, Piraeus, Children from Syria at the port of Piraeus. Nearly 2000 predominantly Syrian refugees and other immigrants arrived at the port of Piraeus after crossing the sea from the Turkish coast to the Greek Island of Lesvos. © Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk

Greece, Piraeus, Children from Syria at the port of Piraeus. Nearly 2000 predominantly Syrian refugees and other immigrants arrived at the port of Piraeus after crossing the sea from the Turkish coast to the Greek Island of Lesvos.
© Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk

Greece, Piraeus, An Afghan family waiting at the port of Piraeus. Nearly 2000 predominantly Syrian refugees and other immigrants arrived at the port of Piraeus after crossing the sea from the Turkish coast to the Greek Island of Lesvos. © Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk

Greece, Piraeus, An Afghan family waiting at the port of Piraeus. Nearly 2000 predominantly Syrian refugees and other immigrants arrived at the port of Piraeus after crossing the sea from the Turkish coast to the Greek Island of Lesvos.
© Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk

Greece, Piraeus, A mother carries her baby after arriving at the port of Piraeus. Nearly 2000 predominantly Syrian refugees and other immigrants arrived at the port of Piraeus after crossing the sea from the Turkish coast to the Greek Island of Lesvos. © Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk

Greece, Piraeus, A mother carries her baby after arriving at the port of Piraeus. Nearly 2000 predominantly Syrian refugees and other immigrants arrived at the port of Piraeus after crossing the sea from the Turkish coast to the Greek Island of Lesvos.
© Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk