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£430m PFI regeneration scheme gets delayed go ahead | News | Inside Housing

A £430 million housing regeneration scheme has been given final approval by the government after it was stalled over fears about the cost.
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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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Labour calls for regular checks on child poverty

Labour calls for regular checks on child poverty | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
As figures show an extra 300,000 children living in households that cannot afford to keep their house warm, Labour accuses Osborne of ignoring the issue
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The Secret Deal that Threatens the Food on Your Plate

A controversial trade deal between the EU and the US is now being negotiated. The biggest in history, it has the power to affect every part of the food chain.  Untangling the EU-US trade talks : Wh...
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Home Office defends Butler-Sloss amid claims of cover-up over bishop

Home Office defends Butler-Sloss amid claims of cover-up over bishop | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Reports claim retired judge excluded victim's accounts of abuse by priests in review because she 'cared about the Church'
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8 powerful reasons why Butler-Sloss cannot head the VIP child abuse inquiry

8 powerful reasons why Butler-Sloss cannot head the VIP child abuse inquiry | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
(not satire) Here are 8 extremely compelling reasons why Baroness Butler-Sloss should stand down as head of the inquiry into allegations of child abuse by politicians and other powerful figures: 1)...
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C of E publishes critical child abuse report - 10 years too late!

C of E publishes critical child abuse report - 10 years too late! | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
(not satire - it's the Church of England!) The Diocese of Chichester has just published a detailed report on child abuse which was commissioned by the former Bishop of Chichester, the Right Reveren...
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Tories are 'failing to turn economic recovery into political capital', latest poll shows

Tories are 'failing to turn economic recovery into political capital', latest poll shows | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A “voteless recovery” is harming the Conservatives’ prospects at next year’s general election as David Cameron reaps little or no reward from the improving economy.
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"L - LOSERS"   Fiddling numbers and lying to the electorate!

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Emergency data law: David Cameron plots to bring back snoopers’ charter

Emergency data law: David Cameron plots to bring back snoopers’ charter | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
David Cameron is planning to revive the controversial “snoopers’ charter” through a wide-ranging review of the laws allowing public bodies to access private communications, which he announced today alongside emergency surveillance legislation.
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David Cameron to promote women and younger men in cabinet reshuffle

David Cameron to promote women and younger men in cabinet reshuffle | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Osborne, Hague and May set to stay but 'old lags' are expected to make way for 'youthful and modern Tory face'
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Why bother not one of you has any empathy or concern for the disabled, sick, vulnerable or anyone for that matter!

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William Hague stifled 1996 paedophile report, says 'victim' - Telegraph

William Hague stifled 1996 paedophile report, says 'victim' - Telegraph | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A man who claims to have been abused as a boy by a senior Conservative has accused William Hague of "stifling" a 1997 paedophile inquiry by preventing it from examining claims beyond the care system in north Wales.
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Question Time, 10/07/2014

Question Time, 10/07/2014 | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
David Dimbleby presents from Inverness ahead of the Scottish referendum on independence.
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2014 | A Letter a Day to Number 10

2014 | A Letter a Day to Number 10 | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
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DSA reforms could decimate number of disabled university students

DSA reforms could decimate number of disabled university students | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
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Get rid of large TVs and fridges if you want to save the planet

Get rid of large TVs and fridges if you want to save the planet | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Ditching large televisions and fridge-freezers could save households up to £36 a year on bills, according to the Department for Energy and Climate Change.
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I can only imagine the size of televisions and fridge freezers and how many of them they have. 

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Local Conservative associations warn Cameron of 'mass exodus' of members

Local Conservative associations warn Cameron of 'mass exodus' of members | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Tory activists say disquiet over issues such as HS2 and same-sex marriage have led to membership falling by 10%
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Both the private and public sectors need a payrise | ToUChstone blog: A public policy blog from the TUC

Both the private and public sectors need a payrise | ToUChstone blog: A public policy blog from the TUC | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
When public servants protested over low pay on 10 July the reaction of some was to seek to divide public and private sector workers – suggesting that the p
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The ultimate goal of the NSA is total population control

The ultimate goal of the NSA is total population control | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Antony Loewenstein: At least 80% of all audio calls, not just metadata, are recorded and stored in the US, says whistleblower William Binney – that's a 'totalitarian mentality'
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The security services are already snooping on us - why aren't we out in the streets about it?

The security services are already snooping on us - why aren't we out in the streets about it? | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
No matter what Nick Clegg might say, the Coalition government will be reintroducing - and rushing into effect - Theresa May's long-cherished Snooper's Charter on Monday. This is her plan to ride ro...
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DISGRACE: #Cameron supports #Israel's right to defend itself by murdering women and children (#gaza #palestine)

DISGRACE: #Cameron supports #Israel's right to defend itself by murdering women and children (#gaza #palestine) | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Robin Beste writes for Stop the War Coalition on how David Cameron is supporting an act of cold-blooded murder by Israel. The actions of Israel far surpass any reasonable concept of self-defence an...
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Prime Minister will attempt to solve the Tory's 'women problem' in Government reshuffle next week

Prime Minister will attempt to solve the Tory's 'women problem' in Government reshuffle next week | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
David Cameron is set to tackle his “women problem” by promoting a series of high-flying female ministers in the Government reshuffle due next week.
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This surveillance bill puts our hard-won freedom in peril

This surveillance bill puts our hard-won freedom in peril | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Harry Leslie Smith: All the data retention and investigatory powers bill will do is put a leash on the human spirit and deaden the hearts of those who desire to live in a free and liberal nation
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German government expels America's most-senior intelligence official in Berlin over espionage row

German government expels America's most-senior intelligence official in Berlin over espionage row | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government ordered the most-senior American intelligence official in Berlin to leave the country today, in a direct response to a deepening transatlantic espionage scandal in which two German state employees are suspected of having spied for the US.
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How Duncan Smith's departure would help Osborne

How Duncan Smith's departure would help Osborne | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Reposted from the New StatesmanIain Duncan Smith arrives in Downing Street on September 5, 2012. Photograph: Getty Images.Is Iain Duncan Smith set to resign his post in next Monday's reshuffle? Wes...
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Dad facing eviction over Bedroom Tax SETS FIRE to his beloved family home of 21 years

Dad facing eviction over Bedroom Tax SETS FIRE to his beloved family home of 21 years | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
John Marshall, 57, said he could no longer afford the rent on the three-bedroom terrace after his benefit was cut
         
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JUSTICE FOR TENANTS IMPOVERISHED BY WELFARE “REFORM”

JUSTICE FOR TENANTS IMPOVERISHED BY WELFARE “REFORM” | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
This letter is published by the Church Times this morning LONDON BISHOPS AND CLERGY URGED SHOUT FROM THEIR COMFORTABLE ROOF TOPS FOR JUSTICE FOR TENANTS IMPOVERISHED BY WELFARE “REFORM” Sir, - I li...
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‘Timely’ report warns UK could become ‘systematic violator of rights’

‘Timely’ report warns UK could become ‘systematic violator of rights’ | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
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