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Robert Poole

Robert Poole is a co-founder of Strike Map.

The Next Fight for Free School Meals

While the cost of living crisis forces families into food bank queues, a free school meal might be the only substantial food a child eats in a day – so their availability needs to be expanded urgently.

The Teaching Crisis Goes Deeper than Covid

On top of relentless overwork, surveillance, slashed funding and inadequate Covid support, teachers in England have lost 17% of their real-terms pay since 2010 – while MPs’ salaries have risen by £19,000. It’s time to fight back.