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Austerity and the rise of food banks

BMJ 2015; 350 doi: (Published 09 April 2015) Cite this as: BMJ 2015;350:h1880

Winners & Losers

Success is a mess. It divides us into a few winners and many losers. The winners boast and gloat, while the losers yearn to learn and earn. Why is society skewed and losers screwed? Perhaps winners are losers rescued by luck and pluck. And perhaps winners should share their success with losers, because charity and parity are the only real success.

Competing interests: No competing interests

12 April 2015
Hugh Mann
New York, USA