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EDL to BNP - our members are bigger and thicker than yours

EDL to BNP - our members are bigger and thicker than yours | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
(satire?) A war of words has broken out between the far-right wing English Defence League (EDL)  and the neo-nazi British National Party (BNP) over which of the anti-immigration organisations has t...
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Dignity and Opportunity for All: Securing the rights of disabled people in the austerity era | Single | Information Hub | Just Fair

Dignity and Opportunity for All: Securing the rights of disabled people in the austerity era | Single | Information Hub | Just Fair | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A report published today by Just Fair finds that the UK government is in breach of its legal obligations to respect, protect and fulfill the human rights of disabled people.
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Multi-millionaire helping mums flee UK to keep babies from care

Multi-millionaire helping mums flee UK to keep babies from care | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Ian Joseph has spent over £30,000 helping 200 women to avoid having their newborns taken away by social services
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MPs tell Theresa May: abuse survivors must be on inquiry panel | ExaroNews

MPs tell Theresa May: abuse survivors must be on inquiry panel | ExaroNews | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
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Margaret Thatcher 'personally covered up' child abuse allegations against senior ministers

Margaret Thatcher 'personally covered up' child abuse allegations against senior ministers | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The Tory Prime Minister is said to have held a meeting with a rising star, who was tipped for promotion, and told him: “You have to clean up your sexual act”
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Another Government 'Fag packet' proposal for Benefit Sanctions & Cuts ?

Another Government 'Fag packet' proposal for Benefit Sanctions & Cuts ? | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Rarely do I come across a Tory Policy proposal that makes me both Smile (albeit at the irony) and Shudder (with fear); but today's report in the Telegraph does exactly this; "Hundreds of thousands ...
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Vince Cable: David Cameron's plans to reform strike laws are 'potty' - Telegraph

Vince Cable: David Cameron's plans to reform strike laws are 'potty' - Telegraph | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The Business Secretary says that the Prime Minister's plans to make it harder for unions to call strikes are "nonsense"
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Slave #Britain: Government piloting mental health job scheme for #ESA claimants. DISGRACEFUL! (#uk #welfare #bedroomtax #poverty #austerity)

Slave #Britain: Government piloting mental health job scheme for #ESA claimants. DISGRACEFUL! (#uk #welfare #bedroomtax #poverty #austerity) | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Tories discuss stripping benefits claimants who refuse treatment for depression. Senior ministers now believe the rules should be reviewed in order to reduce the “huge” numbers of people who are de...
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Important information if you give money to The People’s Voice (#tpv #ThePeoplesVoice #media #davidicke @davidicke)

Important information if you give money to The People’s Voice (#tpv #ThePeoplesVoice #media #davidicke @davidicke) | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
One of our visitors brought to our attention that the management of The People’s Voice has filed for insolvency. The notice is in the official Gazette and is as follows: Meetings of Creditors PEOPL...
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Black books, threats and rumour: secrets of the whips may be laid bare

Black books, threats and rumour: secrets of the whips may be laid bare | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The child abuse inquiry may for the first time open up the 'dirt' used to enforce discipline by the most secretive figures in politics
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Desmond Tutu backs assisted dying

Desmond Tutu backs assisted dying | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
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The allegations of the VIP paedophile plot further shred respect for key institutions

The allegations of the VIP paedophile plot further shred respect for key institutions | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Andrew Rawnsley: We cannot make meaningful political choices if we trust no one
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I know what it's like to live with Crohn's disease - Telegraph

I know what it's like to live with Crohn's disease - Telegraph | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A photograph of Bethany Townsend wearing a bikini with her colostomy bags on display has become a turning point for those with Crohn's disease, says a fellow sufferer
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What does matter?

What does matter? | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Having written two blogs in a row on quite personal issues - one on being despised by a commentator on Forbes and another on commentators on this blog who seem intent on a destructive relationship - the question of what does matter seems of relevance early on a Saturday morning...
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My letter to PM on whips and child abuse inquiry - Mark Reckless, Tory MP

My letter to PM on whips and child abuse inquiry - Mark Reckless, Tory MP | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
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Dolphin Square: MPs threw parties ‘for sexual abuse of children’ | ExaroNews

Dolphin Square: MPs threw parties ‘for sexual abuse of children’ | ExaroNews | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
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999 waits soaring: Crews taking up to three minutes longer to reach seriously ill patients

999 waits soaring: Crews taking up to three minutes longer to reach seriously ill patients | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The delays are critical because the chances of surviving a cardiac arrest drop by 10 per cent a minute
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Tories discuss stripping benefits claimants who refuse treatment for depression

Tories discuss stripping benefits claimants who refuse treatment for depression | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Reposted from the TelegraphAs if the Tories haven't damaged peoples mental health enough with their flawed policies, now we have this ... they really don't give a sh*t do they.The number of people ...
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'It is cheaper to help people die rather than support them to live'

'It is cheaper to help people die rather than support them to live' | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A "change of heart" by a former Archbishop of Canterbury over 'assisted dying' has dismayed at least one campaigner for the rights of people with disabilities. Mo Stewart has been researching and r...
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Tory party may need all-women shortlists, Maria Miller warns - Telegraph

Tory party may need all-women shortlists, Maria Miller warns - Telegraph | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The Conservatives could be forced to bring in all-women shortlists if they fail to make sufficient progress, Maria Miller says
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Slave #Britain: The selfish ‘dunce of Downing Street’ wants to stop strike action! (#uk #welfare #bedroomtax #poverty #austerity)

Slave #Britain: The selfish ‘dunce of Downing Street’ wants to stop strike action! (#uk #welfare #bedroomtax #poverty #austerity) | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
In a bid to drive YOU into further economic slavery, the ‘dunce of Downing Street’, David Cameron, has pledged to WIPE OUT the right to strike for public sector workers. In his deluded world he is ...
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The overweight deserve help, not sneers or malice

The overweight deserve help, not sneers or malice | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Barbara Ellen: Fitting more people with gastric bands could in fact save the NHS millions in the long run
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Promotion of women in Tory reshuffle looks last-minute, says Labour

Promotion of women in Tory reshuffle looks last-minute, says Labour | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Yvette Cooper says David Cameron has had four years to put more women in cabinet, and has 'blind spot' on issue
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Church set for women bishops vote

Church set for women bishops vote | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
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Ambulances taking longer to reach seriously ill patients, says Labour

Ambulances taking longer to reach seriously ill patients, says Labour | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Callouts for life-threatening conditions take 67 seconds longer on average than in 2011, and three minutes more in some areas
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The ever subtle Tim Worstall

The ever subtle Tim Worstall | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
This has been published on Forbes today, written by Tim Worstall:
I really do despise the Tax Justice Network and their ilk. Spreading untruths to make the world a worse place. Well done chaps, oh yes, well done.
Let's ignore the fact for a moment that governments around the world and the...
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David Cameron to promote women in major reshuffle - Telegraph

David Cameron to promote women in major reshuffle - Telegraph | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The Prime Minister will use a reshuffle to promote female rising stars to ministerial and Cabinet positions
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