Letters:Not all populist movements are negative and destructive, writes
Dr Stephen Blomfield, although
David Marquand thinks populism tends to flourish out of dysfunctional political systems. Plus letters from
David Redshaw and
Columnist John Harris has spent the past decade touring the country and reporting on what devastating budget cuts have meant to communities. Looking back, he sees some signs of hope amid the devastation. But will the government change its approach for the impending Covid-19 economic crash?