Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's
80.2K views | +40 today
Follow
 
Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's
"Life of Disabled and Sick in the UK"
Curated by britishroses
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

Bill Maher Rips 'Conman' Trump For Taking Americans ‘For A Ride’

Bill Maher Rips 'Conman' Trump For Taking Americans ‘For A Ride’ | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
"I would say Trump was a used car salesman, but with a used car salesman at least you get a car."
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

PRESCOT ROAD LATEST: Girl in critical condition, woman seriously ill; police release CCTV of young men running from scene

PRESCOT ROAD LATEST: Girl in critical condition, woman seriously ill; police release CCTV of young men running from scene | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it

A FOUR-YEAR-OLD girl is in a critical condition and a woman is seriously ill after they were mown down in a hit-and-run by a suspected stolen…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

Twisted Damian Green thinks it’s ‘exciting’ that future jobs may not have stable hours, holiday pay, sick pay or pensions

Twisted Damian Green thinks it’s ‘exciting’ that future jobs may not have stable hours, holiday pay, sick pay or pensions | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The Secretary of State for Work and Pensions thinks it is “exciting” that his government is getting rid of the securities that have made working life bearable for working people for dec…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

You’ll never believe who the ONS says is at greatest risk of suicide in the UK

You’ll never believe who the ONS says is at greatest risk of suicide in the UK | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
After all the time This Writer has spent trying to persuade people threatening suicide to soldier on, it is ironic that the statistics suggest the person at the most risk of all… is me.* Crit…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

Radical Islam's War Againt All of Us - Documentary HD

This is a film about Radical Islamic Terror. A dangerous ideology, fueled by religious hatred. It's important to remember, most Muslims are peaceful and d
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

No one can quite get their heads around an answer Theresa May just gave Vogue | The Canary

No one can quite get their heads around an answer Theresa May just gave Vogue | The Canary | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
It's left everybody stunned.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

University Academics Say Pedophilia Is 'Natural, And Normal For Males To Be AROUSED By Children'

University Academics Say Pedophilia Is 'Natural, And Normal For Males To Be AROUSED By Children' | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
An academic conference held at the University of Cambridge said that pedophilia interest is “natural and normal for males”, and that “at least
britishroses's insight:
we are the 5th richest country in the world, wtf!
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

Opinion | The repulsive worldview of Trump and Bannon, perfectly captured in one poll

Opinion | The repulsive worldview of Trump and Bannon, perfectly captured in one poll | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
We are now seeing the Trump/Bannon vision translated into concrete terms, and the results are not pretty.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

Most Young Americans Don't See Trump as a Legitimate Leader

Most Young Americans Don't See Trump as a Legitimate Leader | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Washington (AP) -- Jermaine Anderson keeps going back to the same memory of Donald Trump, then a candidate for president of the United States, referring to some Mexican immigrants as rapists and murderers.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

The White House saw a woman's satirical story and mistook it for real news

The White House saw a woman's satirical story and mistook it for real news | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A satirical story claiming Donald Trump’s first budget “makes perfect sense” has been mistaken for a real article and included in the White House’s online daily briefing.
more...
Emma Palova's curator insight, March 21, 8:02 AM
Follow ACVN on Round Table discussions about Mr. Trump's presidency this Wednesday from 6 p.m. on www.americascommunityvoicesnet.org

Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

It’s funny that there are so many successful appeals against disability assessments – it’s as if there is something wrong with the system

It’s funny that there are so many successful appeals against disability assessments – it’s as if there is something wrong with the system | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
It’s rapidly becoming clear that Prime Minister Theresa May’s bold pledge to create a Britain that works for everyone should have an asterisk attached to facilitate the addition of “except for those pesky people with disabilities, can’t we pack them off somewhere else?” In recent days the Government’s plan to cut people with serious mental health conditions out of eligibility for personal independent payments has justifiably come under sustained fire. 
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

Donald Trump has now visited a property bearing his name for 7 straight weekends

Donald Trump has now visited a property bearing his name for 7 straight weekends | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Donald Trump has spent seven consecutive weekends during his first two months in office at properties that bear his name, prompting concerns that he is blurring the lines between his presidential duties and his family’s business empire. Despite pledging during his campaign that he would “rarely leave the White House because there’s so much work to be done”, the President has spent every weekend of his presidency except the first in a Trump-owned property.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

Donald Trump Finally Pays a Price for His False and Reckless Words

Donald Trump Finally Pays a Price for His False and Reckless Words | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
John Cassidy on how Donald Trump’s inflammatory statements—on his travel ban, wiretapping, and other matters—are coming back to hurt him.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

Four-year-old girl left in critical condition after hit-and-run

Four-year-old girl left in critical condition after hit-and-run | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it

Police issue CCTV images of two men who fled the scene
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

Boy Nearly Decapitated Due To Popular Cell Phone Accessory, Parents Warn Others

Boy Nearly Decapitated Due To Popular Cell Phone Accessory, Parents Warn Others | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
 
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

Manafort volunteered to testify before House Intelligence Committee in its Russia probe

Manafort volunteered to testify before House Intelligence Committee in its Russia probe | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Manafort is President Trump’s former campaign chairman.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

‘I was crying and in pain'—the truth behind the Tory benefit cuts

‘I was crying and in pain'—the truth behind the Tory benefit cuts | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The Tories ramped up their war on disabled people with dangerous new “reforms” to the personal independence payment (Pip) benefits last Thursday.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

'I'm cutting my 'Rapunzel' hair to support my best friend's cancer fight'

'I'm cutting my 'Rapunzel' hair to support my best friend's cancer fight' | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A MUM has spoken of her pride as her 10-year-old daughter prepares to cut 12 inches off her long locks to help make wigs for children with cancer.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

Click here to support Friend Finder Prom by Lewis Hine

Click here to support Friend Finder Prom by Lewis Hine | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Friend Finder Prom by Lewis Hine - Hi my name is Lewis and I am 15 years old. I was diagnosed with a brain tumour at 17 months old and life want looking to good. Since then I  have had over 13 brain surgeries to keep me well. I  know my condition cannot be cured but that wasnt my biggest challenge in life for me it was no
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

Most Young Americans Don't See Trump as a Legitimate Leader

Most Young Americans Don't See Trump as a Legitimate Leader | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Washington (AP) -- Jermaine Anderson keeps going back to the same memory of Donald Trump, then a candidate for president of the United States, referring to some Mexican immigrants as rapists and murderers.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

'My life was ruined by a typo' - BBC News

'My life was ruined by a typo' - BBC News | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
When police mistyped an IP address, Nigel was wrongly arrested on suspicion of being a paedophile.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

White House continues to claim Trump Tower was wiretapped, despite FBI congressional hearing

White House continues to claim Trump Tower was wiretapped, despite FBI congressional hearing | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The White House is holding firm on its claim that Barack Obama arranged for Trump Tower to be wiretapped, despite FBI Director James Comey telling a Congressional hearing he had no evidence
more...
Emma Palova's curator insight, March 21, 7:59 AM
Watch for the Americas Community Voices Network Round Table 2 discussion on Mr. Trump's presidency on www.americascommunityvoicesnet.org this Wednesday from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

It’s funny that there are so many successful appeals against disability assessments – it’s as if there is something wrong with the system

It’s funny that there are so many successful appeals against disability assessments – it’s as if there is something wrong with the system | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
It’s rapidly becoming clear that Prime Minister Theresa May’s bold pledge to create a Britain that works for everyone should have an asterisk attached to facilitate the addition of “except for those pesky people with disabilities, can’t we pack them off somewhere else?” In recent days the Government’s plan to cut people with serious mental health conditions out of eligibility for personal independent payments has justifiably come under sustained fire. 
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

Donald Trump refuses to shake Angela Merkel's hand

Donald Trump refuses to shake Angela Merkel's hand | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Donald Trump has apparently refused to shake Angela Merkel's hand during a joint appearance at the White House. The pair held an awkward meeting that could help determine the future of the transatlantic alliance and shape the working relationship between two of the world's most powerful leaders.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

Can Steve Bannon Save Trumpcare?

Can Steve Bannon Save Trumpcare? | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Ryan Lizza writes about Steve Bannon’s attempt to salvage health-care reform, and with it Donald Trump’s first-term agenda.
more...
No comment yet.