Students are only poor because they haven't started working, and tend to be drawn from wealthier middle class families on the whole
Pensioners have actual wealth (largely due to housing) a fair bit higher than the average person. I saw a statistic that when pensions were introduced something like 90% of all poverty was among pensioners - the figure is now more like 15%, which is lower than every other age cohort in the country.
(obviously, there are exceptions to the average)
No arguments with the disabled, but I'm not sure how far the government today can be blamed for the rental crisis. That's a combination of the council house sell off in the 80s, and the fact that house price increases are untaxed, making it an easy way to make money.
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