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Vascular surgery warning over 21 hospital trusts

Vascular surgery warning over 21 hospital trusts | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Fears over risk to patients if too few procedures carried out as surgeons say 100 in three years should be minimum
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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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Stroke Tattler's curator insight, September 21, 9:51 AM

We live in a time when inequality is increasing.  A smaller and smaller % of the population holds the majority of wealth in the world.

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Cassetteboy - Cameron's Conference Rap - YouTube

Cassetteboy - Cameron's Conference Rap - YouTube | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Contains swearing. Seriously though Dave, thanks for legalising parody videos. . . . . . Lyrics I'm hardcore and I know the score And I am disgusted by the p...
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Toryspotting at conference: Sick George, Temazepam Treeze and the gang

Toryspotting at conference: Sick George, Temazepam Treeze and the gang | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
John Crace: Dave gathers his mates around – but he’s still bricking it as he takes to the stage
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The word “Tories” is an abbreviation of “tall stories” - Kitty S Jones

The word “Tories” is an abbreviation of “tall stories” - Kitty S Jones | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
More information on the lies being told at the Tory conference comes from Kitty S Jones. Vox Political had intended to run a detailed piece but Yr Obdt Srvt had to deal with a slight emergency (bei...
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Here’s why Cameron’s so quiet about the Chinese crackdown on demonstrations. They own him - Pride's Purge

Here’s why Cameron’s so quiet about the Chinese crackdown on demonstrations. They own him - Pride's Purge | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Hot on the heels of Vox Political's article stating that the Conservatives have been selling off the UK's most important infrastructure to anyone with something that can be used as currency in thei...
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"My childhood was not an episode from Downton Abbey" - YouTube

Harry Leslie Smith makes an inspirational speech about his life before the NHS at Labour Party Conference
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Boom Time For Landlords, The UK's Soaring Housing Benefit Bill

Boom Time For Landlords, The UK's Soaring Housing Benefit Bill | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Whilst the Tory Party pat themselves on the back at conference for the misery their welfare reforms have caused, recently updated benefit expenditure figures  make a mockery of any claims that thes...
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I need your help to beat Mr Cameron in Witney - YouTube

There are two main reasons why we need a new MP in Witney. I also need your help to raise funds for the campaign.
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The Tories at war: troublemakers, egotists and backstabbers

The Tories at war: troublemakers, egotists and backstabbers | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Ukip defections, leadership manoeuvring and poll panics are eating away at the Tories. John Harris outlines the ructions in the ranks – and breaks down the competing factions
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The word "Tories" is an abbreviation of "tall stories"

The word "Tories" is an abbreviation of "tall stories" | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
"The deficit reduction programme takes precedence over any of the other measures in this agreement" - stated in the Coalition Agreement. For a government whose raison d'etre is deficit reduction, t...
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Nigel Farage is outflanking the Tories – and they have no answer

Nigel Farage is outflanking the Tories – and they have no answer | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Matthew Goodwin: Ukip matters: The Conservatives’ masterclass in how not to manage a radical right insurgency could cost them the next general election
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2010 Ed Balls vs 2014 Ed Balls - alittleecon

2010 Ed Balls vs 2014 Ed Balls - alittleecon | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Those readers who are determined to paint Vox Political as a Labour Party apologist site may be surprised to see this blog publicising an article by alittleecon which lambasts the Shadow Chancellor...
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David Cameron pledges to protect the English NHS budget in real terms

David Cameron pledges to protect the English NHS budget in real terms | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Prime minister attempts to remove the public health service from becoming Labour’s potential election-winning weapon
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Single mothers are the real casualties in Cameron’s class war

Single mothers are the real casualties in Cameron’s class war | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Suzanne Moore: By making the poorest pay for tax cuts, the Tories are clearly happy to see lone parents – and their kids – eat toast for dinner
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The Osborne Ultimatum: Chancellor’s benefits freeze bombshell will affect ten million households

The Osborne Ultimatum: Chancellor’s benefits freeze bombshell will affect ten million households | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
George Osborne provoked a storm of controversy today by announcing a two-year freeze in most working-age benefits, while declining to hit the rich and exempting pensioners from his latest welfare cuts.
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POLL: The BIG bribe - Cameron promises tax cuts for 30 million people; the deficit and public services can go hang

POLL: The BIG bribe - Cameron promises tax cuts for 30 million people; the deficit and public services can go hang | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Here we are, then - the big offer to bribe the UK's citizens into voting Conservative, despite the hammering he has given them for the last four and a half years. To persuade you to let him keep ha...
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Company breaches employee's contract so DWP threatens to sanction HIM

Company breaches employee's contract so DWP threatens to sanction HIM | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Here's a fine wheeze being practised by a hotel here in Mid Wales: It advertised a job in its kitchens - washing and cleaning. A friend of Yr Obdt Srvt applied but was refused; the manager offered ...
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The remarkable shrinking backlog at the European Court of Human Rights - Alice Donald

In recent years, a constant feature of debate about the future of the European Court of Human Rights has been the backlog of applications that threatens to engulf it. At its height, in September 20...
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You can't trust David Cameron with the NHS - YouTube

You can't trust David Cameron with the NHS. Find out more in http://www.labour.org.uk/nhs-crisis
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Something Is Stirring In The Capital: The Fight Against Social Cleansing Bursts Into Life

Something Is Stirring In The Capital: The Fight Against Social Cleansing Bursts Into Life | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
With the Tory's threatening a new benefit cap and cuts to Local Housing Allowance if they win the next election, it is unsurprising that London's fucked housing market is emerging as a key site of ...
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Landlords' bedroom tax prep | Analysis | Inside Housing

Landlords' bedroom tax prep | Analysis | Inside Housing | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The members of our welfare reform focus group are preparing for the next round of welfare changes: universal credit. Jess McCabe and Gene Robertson find out how they are coping.
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What are Theresa May’s new ‘extremism disruption orders’?

What are Theresa May’s new ‘extremism disruption orders’? | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The home secretary’s plans to ban extremists from accessing the web and television could affect non-violent political activists
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New Statesman | Pre-paid benefits cards fuel booze-and-fags stereotype

New Statesman | Pre-paid benefits cards fuel booze-and-fags stereotype | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Benefits claimants do not spend all their money on booze and fags if they are left to their own devices. Suggesting that they do is to adhere to a stereotype that isn’t supported by evidence.
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Gingerbread - When your child turns 16 - When your child turns 16 or leaves education

Gingerbread - When your child turns 16 - When your child turns 16 or leaves education | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Giongerbread offers advice tailored to your individual circunstances by email, or through the online benefits finder
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Educate women and their community will prosper. Deny them education and the world will suffer

Educate women and their community will prosper. Deny them education and the world will suffer | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Julia Gillard and Cate Blanchett: We both grew up in Australia, where our education provided strong foundations to meet our potential as female leaders. Millions of girls throughout the world deserve the same chance
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What the Tories don’t say about the deficit

What the Tories don’t say about the deficit | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Letters: The whole point of Osborne’s austerity was supposedly to reduce the budget deficit. But the data shows it’s actually rising
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