BRITISH EMPLOYMENT HITS RECORD HIGHS, SO WHY THE POVERTY?

Despite Brexit chaos, employment in Britain has reached records highs. The Office of National Statistics reported that employment is at 76.1%, the highest since 1971. This has been presented as a positive by both the government and the majority of the media. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-46958560 The two main positives: 130,000 more women in work between Nov 2018 …