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A Killer In Your Fridge ~ Sweet Poison…A MUST READ

A Killer In Your Fridge ~ Sweet Poison…A MUST READ | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
In October of 2001, my sister started getting very sick. She had stomach spasms and she was having a hard time getting around. Walking was a major chore. It took everything she had just to get out of bed; she was in so much pain. By March 2002, she had undergone several tissue and muscle…
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Minister appoints 11 ‘sector champions’ to boost inclusion

Minister appoints 11 ‘sector champions’ to boost inclusion | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
One of the 11 new “sector champions” selected by a minister to tackle the issues disabled people face as consumers has already used the appointment to rethink his own strategy on inclus…
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Plans that could force people into institutions could be ‘front line’ of national problem

Plans that could force people into institutions could be ‘front line’ of national problem | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Plans by three NHS primary care organisations to tighten restrictions on care and support spending for service-users with complex healthcare needs are a “huge concern” and could lead to…
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PIP claimant who took her own life had written about unfair assessment report

PIP claimant who took her own life had written about unfair assessment report | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A disabled woman who took her own life after being told she had lost a benefits appeal had written a letter to civil servants describing the unfairness of the face-to-face assessment that had led t…
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Police force criticised after refusing to treat ‘lynch mob’ murder as hate crime

Police force criticised after refusing to treat ‘lynch mob’ murder as hate crime | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A chief constable has insisted that his police force was right not to treat the brutal murder of a man with learning difficulties who was hung from a tree and beaten to death by two “friends&…
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Watchdog refuses to withdraw report to UN that omits benefit deaths evidence

Watchdog refuses to withdraw report to UN that omits benefit deaths evidence | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The equality and human rights watchdog has refused to withdraw its report to the UN on the implementation of its disability convention, despite omitting vital information that links government mini…
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Was Britain Taken Into The EU Illegally?

Books, ideas, views, news and information from provocative, iconoclastic writer Vernon Coleman: international bestselling author of over 85 medical and fiction books,columnist and leading campaigning journalist
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UPDATED: Police hunting convicted murderer after armed gang spring him free at hospital

UPDATED: Police hunting convicted murderer after armed gang spring him free at hospital | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it

A CONVICTED murderer is on the run after being sprung free from prison guards in an armed attack during a hospital visit in Liverpool.
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We need to talk about what happened on BBC Newsnight last night, because it was not OK [VIDEO] | The Canary

We need to talk about what happened on BBC Newsnight last night, because it was not OK [VIDEO] | The Canary | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
We need to talk about what happened on BBC Newsnight last night, because it was not OK [VIDEO] from The Canary on 22nd February 2017
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Work-around: The disabled people creating bespoke businesses - BBC News

Work-around: The disabled people creating bespoke businesses - BBC News | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The business people with life-changing injuries and illnesses who created bespoke jobs.
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Petition: Justice For Chicca - Prosecute coward that kicked 6-month-old puppy until she died!

Petition: Justice For Chicca - Prosecute coward that kicked 6-month-old puppy until she died! | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it














The fury of a ruthless monster has been entirely unleashed against a
defenseless puppy, a creature that did nothing whatsoever to d...
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David Clapson: sanctioned to death?

David Clapson: sanctioned to death? | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
CrowdJustice is a crowdfunding platform that enables individuals, groups and communities to come together to fund legal action. Using the power of people to create change!
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Please help in anyway you can, thank you!
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Call to end workplace disability discrimination by employers - BBC News

Call to end workplace disability discrimination by employers - BBC News | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Too many people with disabilities are being prevented from working because employers are unwilling to make reasonable adjustments, a charity says.
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Ministers ‘should be held accountable for huge rise in prison suicides’

Ministers ‘should be held accountable for huge rise in prison suicides’ | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Ministers should be held accountable for the “extraordinary” rise in self-harm in prisons, including nearly 120 suicides last year, MPs and peers have been told. Members of the joint co…
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Allowing DWP barristers to sit as benefits appeal judges ‘is unquestionably wrong’

Allowing DWP barristers to sit as benefits appeal judges ‘is unquestionably wrong’ | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A system that allows barristers who are paid by DWP to prosecute benefit fraud cases to also sit as judges on tribunals that decide social security appeals is “unquestionably wrong” and…
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A clear conflict of interest and unacceptable!
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PIP claimant who took her own life had written about unfair assessment report

PIP claimant who took her own life had written about unfair assessment report | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A disabled woman who took her own life after being told she had lost a benefits appeal had written a letter to civil servants describing the unfairness of the face-to-face assessment that had led t…
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PIP claimant who took her own life had written about unfair assessment report

PIP claimant who took her own life had written about unfair assessment report | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A disabled woman who took her own life after being told she had lost a benefits appeal had written a letter to civil servants describing the unfairness of the face-to-face assessment that had led t…
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5 Things I Don’t Admit on My Bad Pain Days

5 Things I Don’t Admit on My Bad Pain Days | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Woman shares about her struggles with chronic pain, including taboo topics.
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PIP investigation: Capita made me a scapegoat, says disgraced assessor

PIP investigation: Capita made me a scapegoat, says disgraced assessor | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Healthcare professionals who carry out disability benefits assessments for the government complete as much as 60 per cent of their reports before they meet the disabled person they are supposed to …
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Judge fights back tears as he jails couple for 'grotesque' abuse of young girls

Judge fights back tears as he jails couple for 'grotesque' abuse of young girls | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Michael Miszczak and Sandra Jones made rape victims eat their own vomit and fight each other while half naked
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Judicial review and human rights challenge launched against HM Coroner's refusal to open an inquest

Judicial review and human rights challenge launched against HM Coroner's refusal to open an inquest | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
London, Manchester & Liverpool injury & rights lawyers, phone 020 7650 1200 or 0161 393 3530
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An app to help blind people to 'see' - BBC News

An app to help blind people to 'see' - BBC News | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Thousands of people are lending their eyes to those who need them.
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The ex-trader turning disabilities into profits - BBC News

The ex-trader turning disabilities into profits - BBC News | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Why a former trader left Wall Street to target an overlooked market worth trillions globally.
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12-Year-Old Girl Is Missing And May Be In Extreme Danger, Please Share May Be Your One Share Can Save Her Life

12-Year-Old Girl Is Missing And May Be In Extreme Danger, Please Share May Be Your One Share Can Save Her Life | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
By:John Wallace Police in a county in California are desperately searching for answers when it comes to the case of one little girl, who has not seen her parents in days. Lompoc police are searching for a 12-year-old Lompoc girl who has been missing since Friday. Malikayla Jordan is 4-feet, 11-inches and has brown eyes…
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Thistle Farms undergoes major Nashville expansion

Thistle Farms is in the midst of a major expansion of its Charlotte Avenue campus that will ultimately create more jobs for women survivors.
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