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Farewell QE – now can we have Green quantitative easing now, please?

Farewell QE – now can we have Green quantitative easing now, please? | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
QE's potential demise in the US has sent the world's stock markets into a downward spin, providing the surest indication of where much of the benefit of this money printing exercise went.

QE was meant to provide liquidity when banks weren't lending.
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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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Tories charge £2,500 a head for access to ministers at party conference

Tories charge £2,500 a head for access to ministers at party conference | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Paying guests will attend conference's business day, including lunch with David Cameron and dinner with George Osborne
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NHS faces mounting financial crisis as deficit heads towards £1bn

NHS faces mounting financial crisis as deficit heads towards £1bn | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Three-quarters of hospitals could be in the red by end of year without urgent government bailout, warn NHS leaders in private
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Treasury select committee urged to probe the ‘true’ nature of the jobless figures

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The #1 Trick To Engaging With A Narcissist

If you are related to, married to, or divorced from a narcissist, then you know how difficult it is reason with them....
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Alex Salmond accused of lying over EU talks - Telegraph

Alex Salmond accused of lying over EU talks - Telegraph | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The Telegraph can disclose the French, Spanish and Belgian governments have rejected Mr Salmond's claim in a TV interview that he has held talks with them over EU membership.
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Unemployment falls by 146,000 to 2.02m

Unemployment falls by 146,000 to 2.02m | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
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What is a bedroom - There is a minimum size and specification...from the coalition

What is a bedroom - There is a minimum size and specification...from the coalition | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
This coalition government DO have a minimum room size and minimum room width and a detailed specification of what constitutes a bedroom and below is a game changer in the bedroom tax and especially...
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Mother of girl shot by father told police of concerns

Mother of girl shot by father told police of concerns | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Lyndsey Shipstone understood to have spoken to local sergeant weeks before estranged partner killed daughter and himself
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Hillary Clinton is not a 'coy' candidate in waiting. She plays by her own rules

Hillary Clinton is not a 'coy' candidate in waiting. She plays by her own rules | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Megan Carpentier: If you’re stumping in Iowa in 2014, you’re running. But the horse-race watchers are busy calling her names – and you bet it’s because she’s a woman
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Chris Grayling plans network of mental health centres in prisons

Chris Grayling plans network of mental health centres in prisons | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Justice secretary says he wants every prisoner who needs it to have access to the best possible mental health treatment
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Illness as a career choice - Centre for Policy Studies

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This Doctor is so ignorant he is dangerous!

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Incomes increased for the richest last year, but fell for everyone else (surprise!) - Inequality Briefing

Incomes increased for the richest last year, but fell for everyone else (surprise!) - Inequality Briefing | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The richest fifth of the UK population saw their incomes increase by £940 in 2013. But incomes were down by £250 for the other 80% of the population... and by £381 for the poorest fifth, according ...
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Sigue abriéndose la brecha entre los muy ricos y la población pobre

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Lib Dems Blame Labour For ‘Bedroom Tax’ Misery - Welfare News Service

Lib Dems Blame Labour For ‘Bedroom Tax’ Misery - Welfare News Service | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Something has just happened that Vox Political predicted more than two years ago. The shock is the identity of the perpetrators. According to the Welfare News Service, the Liberal Democrats are bla...
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Labour considers staking all on saving the NHS

Labour considers staking all on saving the NHS | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Extra spending and raising profile of service could form key plank of 2015 election strategy
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Number of People Claiming Sickness Benefits Hits Two Year High

Number of People Claiming Sickness Benefits Hits Two Year High | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The number of people claiming out of work sickness or disability benefits has hit a two year high provisional statistics from the DWP show. 2,510,000 people are estimated to have been claiming eith...
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Boris Johnson welcomes 'benevolent' Murdoch and News UK to London Bridge - Media news - Media Week<

Boris Johnson welcomes 'benevolent' Murdoch and News UK to London Bridge - Media news - Media Week< | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Boris Johnson welcomes 'benevolent' Murdoch and News UK to London Bridge from Media Week - news and information from the world of media
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The change that could see drivers unable to buy car insurance

The change that could see drivers unable to buy car insurance | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Car insurance changes: Customers without licence details to be declined cover
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Why Tribunals have to consider the government definition of bedroom

Why Tribunals have to consider the government definition of bedroom | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Today I put out a blog on the government definition of a bedroom.  Some have argued this is irrelevant and a mere proposed future standard and only on new build properties. They are entitled to the...
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BREAKING: UK Parliament Will Vote To Recognize The State Of Palestine

BREAKING: UK Parliament Will Vote To Recognize The State Of Palestine | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
In an apparent sign of division between back and front bench MPs in the House of Commons, backbenchers have secured a vote for the House to recognize the state of Palestine. The title of the debate...
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Healthcare funds distribution unfair, audit finds

Healthcare funds distribution unfair, audit finds | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Report says some areas are struggling because of an unfair Whitehall system to allocate £79n in resources
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Parents struggling to help offspring on to the housing ladder

Parents struggling to help offspring on to the housing ladder | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Those that can afford to give their children an average of £23,000, says report from Shelter
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Children's doctor admits sexual abuse of young cancer patients

Children's doctor admits sexual abuse of young cancer patients | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Dr Myles Bradbury pleads guilty to string of offences against children in his care at Addenbrooke's hospital in Cambridge
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How the super rich got richer: 10 shocking facts about inequality

How the super rich got richer: 10 shocking facts about inequality | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Danny Dorling: The gap between the super rich and the rest of us is spiralling out of control, with Britain’s 1% grabbing more than their counterparts anywhere else in Europe
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10 hechos sobre el progresivo enriquecimiento de una minoría y el resto. 

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Diary of a Benefit Scrounger: How not to be a Doctor

Diary of a Benefit Scrounger: How not to be a Doctor | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
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Social worker who gloated on Facebook over breaking up a family

Social worker who gloated on Facebook over breaking up a family | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Siobhan Condon, 41, bragged breaking up the family and revelled in the judge giving the parents a ‘massive rollicking’. The post gave enough information to identify the family.
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