Owen Jones interviews Ruth Ibegbuna, RECLAIM staff and RECLAIM young people about the impact of the 2011 riots and poverty in the UK. 

"The charity's ethos is to recruit young people who have leadership potential but who have something holding them back. All the young people I spoke to are articulate, but they are also determined to do what many mainstream politicians have seemed reluctant to do: learn the lessons from the riots. And at the very heart of that is giving young people a voice – particularly those lacking the networks and resources of middle-class Britain." Owen Jones

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