Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's
79.5K views | +0 today
Follow
 
Scooped by britishroses
onto Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's
Scoop.it!

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
more...
No comment yet.
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!

Donald Trump EU ambassador pick launches blistering attack on 'undemocratic' European Union

Donald Trump EU ambassador pick launches blistering attack on 'undemocratic' European Union | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The frontrunner to become US ambassador to the EU has further fuelled speculation that Donald Trump's administration would like to see the breakup of the European Union.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

Friends hung man with learning difficulties from tree and beat him to death

Friends hung man with learning difficulties from tree and beat him to death | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Two friends filmed themselves beating a man with learning difficulties to death, telling him ‘Smile for the camera’ as they killed him.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

The full extent of unregistered schools in England revealed

The full extent of unregistered schools in England revealed | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The full extent of illegal faith schools operating in England has been revealed for the first time in official figures seen by The Independent. 
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

10 Things You Learn From Being Raised By A Strong Mother

10 Things You Learn From Being Raised By A Strong Mother | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
You learn that she still knows more about love than you do.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

‘Inspired by ‘I, Daniel Blake’ disabled protesters make ‘Declaration of Humanity’ in Seoul

‘Inspired by ‘I, Daniel Blake’ disabled protesters make ‘Declaration of Humanity’ in Seoul | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
By Ahn Young-choon, Staff reporter

 

 

Disabled people in wheelchairs spraypaint their names as a declaration of their humanity, inspired by the movie “I, Daniel Blake”, while demanding a ruling to end to the role of the Social SecuritRea
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

In a month, the Trump family has cost taxpayers almost as much as the Obamas did in a year

In a month, the Trump family has cost taxpayers almost as much as the Obamas did in a year | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Donald Trump’s family’s trips have cost taxpayers nearly as much in a month as Barack Obama’s cost in an entire year. The US President’s three visits to his Mar-a-Lago club in Florida since his presidential inauguration, combined with his sons’ business trips, reportedly cost $11.3m (£9.1m).
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

Seduced and Betrayed by Donald Trump

Seduced and Betrayed by Donald Trump | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The white working class is due for a rude awakening when the safety net is shredded.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

Virgin is developing 'autism-friendly' package holidays

Virgin is developing 'autism-friendly' package holidays | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Virgin is working with parents and campaigners to develop “autism-friendly” holiday packages, The Independent can reveal. Jo-Ann D’Costa-Manuel, founder and director of charity Autism Parent Empower, said she was in talks with Virgin Holidays about a number of new initiatives to make holidays easier for families with autistic children.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

Sister launches judicial review claim in bid for sanctions death inquest

Sister launches judicial review claim in bid for sanctions death inquest | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The sister of a disabled man who died after being left destitute by having his benefits sanctioned has launched a high court legal challenge over a coroner’s refusal to hold an inquest into h…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

G4S, Maximus and ‘A4E’ all set to win contracts under Work and Health Programme

G4S, Maximus and ‘A4E’ all set to win contracts under Work and Health Programme | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Some of the country’s most controversial and discredited outsourcing companies are set to win contracts under the government’s new programme to find jobs for disabled people and other m…
britishroses's insight:
DWP handing over more of our money to crooked companies as they miraculously cure people of their illness and or disabilities. Need a new limb, the DWP will grow it for you, chronically sick, the DWP will ignore that! To all of you who protested Trump coming to this country - Chronically sick and Disabled people need YOU!
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

Spartacus exposes work and health green paper ‘smokescreen’

Spartacus exposes work and health green paper ‘smokescreen’ | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Campaigners have published a withering 237-page attack on the government’s work, health and disability green paper, accusing ministers of creating a “smokescreen” to disguise thei…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

PIP investigation: 100 cases, and still DWP refuses to accept the dishonest truth

PIP investigation: 100 cases, and still DWP refuses to accept the dishonest truth | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has denied there is any dishonesty among the healthcare professionals who carry out its benefits assessments, even though Disability News Service (DNS) ha…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

AMERICA NEEDS FATIMA

AMERICA NEEDS FATIMA | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The Official Website of America Needs Fatima. America Needs Fatima is a special campaign to spread the Fatima message in the United States. The goal of America Needs Fatima is to win the heart and soul of America for Mary by spreading Our Lady's Fatima message.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

Former Trump pal Russell Simmons leads 'I Am A Muslim Too' rally against president

Former Trump pal Russell Simmons leads 'I Am A Muslim Too' rally against president | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The Muslim call to prayer rang out through Times Square in New York City on Sunday afternoon as a large, mixed faith crowd of merchandise hawkers, social activists, organizers, curious tourists – and genuine protesters – declared their allegiance with Islam.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

Donald Trump is right, there was a recent attack in Sweden. By neo-Nazis on a refugee centre

Donald Trump is right, there was a recent attack in Sweden. By neo-Nazis on a refugee centre | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The world reacted with confusion after Donald Trump cited a Swedish terrorist attack during a campaign-style rally in Florida that appeared never to have happened. 
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

President Trump made up a terror attack on Sweden

President Trump made up a terror attack on Sweden | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Donald Trump appeared to invent a terrorist attack in Sweden during a campaign-style rally in Florida.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

Donald Trump may be forced to release his tax returns

Donald Trump may be forced to release his tax returns | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Democrats in Congress are attempting to use an obscure, decades-old law to try to force Donald Trump to publish his tax returns. Bill Pascrell, a Congressman representing New Jersey who serves on the House of Representatives Ways and Means Committee, asked its chairman, Kevin Brady, to order the Treasury Department to release the President’s tax returns to the committee. A little-known law passed in 1924 gives congressional committees that decide on tax policy the right to examine tax returns.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

White Resentment on the Night Shift at Walmart

White Resentment on the Night Shift at Walmart | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
My co-workers had uncertain futures, and no easy explanation for why the American dream didn’t work out for them.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

In 77 Chaotic Minutes, Trump Defends ‘Fine-Tuned Machine’

In 77 Chaotic Minutes, Trump Defends ‘Fine-Tuned Machine’ | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
In a free-for-all news conference, the president took aim at enemies old and new: journalists, judges and secret-sharing Judases.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

EHRC still waiting for its next disability commissioner

EHRC still waiting for its next disability commissioner | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The equality watchdog has been operating without a disability commissioner for the last month, because of delays in recruiting a successor for Tory peer Lord [Chris] Holmes. A replacement for Lord …
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

Questions over DWP’s further medical evidence pilot secrecy

Questions over DWP’s further medical evidence pilot secrecy | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is facing questions over why it failed to release the results of a pilot project that was supposed to correct a fatal flaw in its “fitness for work&…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

Council boss in Capita care cuts storm admits one in five had support reduced

Council boss in Capita care cuts storm admits one in five had support reduced | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A council leader has admitted that one in five of the disabled people whose care packages were reassessed by the discredited outsourcing company Capita have had their support cut. Simon Letts, the …
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by britishroses
Scoop.it!

PIP investigation: Woman took her own life two days after learning of failed PIP appeal

PIP investigation: Woman took her own life two days after learning of failed PIP appeal | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A disabled woman who lost her disability benefits because of a controversial reassessment process took her own life just two days after being told her appeal had failed. The body of Susan Margaret …
britishroses's insight:
How many more lives are to be lost, before a STOP is put to the horrendous, degrading, treatment of disabled people through cost cutting forms and assessments by unqualified, uncaring people. Prisoners are treated better, it's unacceptable and unforgivable! 
more...
No comment yet.