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Operation Disabled Vote: Millions have power to change politics

Operation Disabled Vote: Millions have power to change politics | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Real Britain columnist Ros Wynne-Jones says the mass registration of voters could see political parties take steps to improve the lot of disabled people
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Gerada quits NHS England to be able to speak out on NHS privatisation

Gerada quits NHS England to be able to speak out on NHS privatisation | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Exclusive Gerada leaves role running London primary care transformation programme
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A Tory win would send Paul O'Grady packing for Venice

A Tory win would send Paul O'Grady packing for Venice | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The cross-dressing comic made his announcement at a Labour rally yesterday where he said intensive care had become like the 'back of a pound shop'
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Russell Brand endorses Labour

Russell Brand endorses Labour | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The comedian, who had previously encouraged people not to vote, has endorsed a Labour victory in the election.
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Congo-Brazzaville bans women from wearing full veil

Congo-Brazzaville bans women from wearing full veil | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Security reasons cited as the reason behind the ban, according to an Islamic association.
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Watch George Osborne say in 2007 that the Tories would match Labour spending | LabourList

Watch George Osborne say in 2007 that the Tories would match Labour spending | LabourList | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The Conservatives have regularly said that the 2008 financial crash was caused by Labour's spending - ignoring the facts which say that it was down to lack of regulation of the banks. That's something Osborne's own Permanent Secretary now acknowledges. Yet a fact Labour have pointed out time and again - and the Tories have conveniently ignored - is that the Conservatives backed Labour's spending plans. Here's proof of George Osborne, then Shadow Chancellor, saying exactly this in 2007: Here's t
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Robert Reich: America’s economy is a nightmare of our own making

Robert Reich: America’s economy is a nightmare of our own making | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The former secretary of labor examines how our country became the most unequal society in the developed world
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Psychologists Against Austerity: mental health experts issue a rallying call against coalition policies.

Psychologists Against Austerity: mental health experts issue a rallying call against coalition policies. | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
I wrote an article in March about the government plans to make the receipt of social security benefits for those with mental illnesses conditional on undergoing "state therapy." I raised concern ab...
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Our electoral system is absurd. Time to change it | Owen Jones

Our electoral system is absurd. Time to change it | Owen Jones | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
We’re heading for another messy election result, because first-past-the-post can’t keep up with Britain’s changing politics. Labour needs to promise a referendum – a proper one this time
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Beware the siren calls of nationalism | Nick Cohen

Beware the siren calls of nationalism | Nick Cohen | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
#ToriesTakeFromThePoorGiveToTheRich #ToriesMustGo #EdForChange #EdForPMThe prime minister’s appeal to English nationalists could end with the union being torn apart
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Conservatism has gone rogue and lost touch with the rest of us | Will Hutton

Conservatism has gone rogue and lost touch with the rest of us  | Will Hutton | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The centre-right has forgotten that parties have to govern the nation as a whole
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ELECTION 2015: Greens agree to debate their backing for assisted suicide

ELECTION 2015: Greens agree to debate their backing for assisted suicide | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The Green party has agreed to take part in a public debate with disabled activists on its pledge to legalise assisted suicide.The challenge to debate the issue came from a leading member of the ant...
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1,000 shocking reasons why you can't trust the Tories with the NHS

1,000 shocking reasons why you can't trust the Tories with the NHS | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it

#ToriesTakeFromThePoorGiveToTheRich #ToriesMustGo

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The first 200 of our stories from patients, medical staff and police of a Health Service struggling under the weight of Cameron's cuts and bungled reforms
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Thatcher, Mad Cow Disease and her other failings, the Blair detour and déjà entendu, Mr Cameron.

Thatcher, Mad Cow Disease and her other failings, the Blair detour and déjà entendu, Mr Cameron. | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The catastrophes of Margaret Thatcher: Thatcher was responsible for two recessions that were driven by ideology and deliberate policies. Although inflation needed controlling in 1980, the governmen...
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General Election 2015: Long-serving GP condemns austerity cuts

General Election 2015: Long-serving GP condemns austerity cuts | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
DR Jim O'Neill, who has served 6000 patients in one of Glasgow's poorest areas for 27 years, has condemned the austerity cuts which have piled pressure on his patients and his workload.
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It's official - Russell Brand is saying Vote Labour

It's official - Russell Brand is saying Vote Labour | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The self-styled revolutionary announced: 'You've gotta vote Labour. You've gotta get the Conservative Party out of government in this country'
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David Cameron is using the Scots as the Hammer of Labour

David Cameron is using the Scots as the Hammer of Labour | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Kevin Maguire says who is Prime Minister matters hugely and no voter should think he or she has a free hit, especially in Scotland
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Cameron is a snake and he and his party will only ever look after the rich, don't fall for his lies and deception! #ToriesMustGo #EdForChance

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A Social Cleansing - YouTube

Ensure you are watching in HD We are in the middle of a growing housing crisis, which is resulting in a social cleansing of the capital. This film looks at t...
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Labour criticise Cameron for dropping out of Citizens UK debate last minute | LabourList

Labour criticise Cameron for dropping out of Citizens UK debate last minute | LabourList | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Tomorrow there will be a pre-election event hosted by Citizens UK, which all of the main party leaders - including David Cameron - were set to attend. But Cameron has dropped out last minute. Ed Miliband Nick Clegg, however, are still set to speak. Labour have criticised this move, saying that Cameron is ducking out of this event, just as he did the TV leaders debate. Lucy Powell, Vice Chair of Labour’s Election Campaign, has said: “David Cameron is ducking the last chance before polling day fo
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Austerity and a malign benefits regime are profoundly damaging mental health | Letter

Austerity and a malign benefits regime are profoundly damaging mental health | Letter | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Letter: 442 psychotherapists, counsellors and academics condemn government plans and call on Labour and other parties to denounce anti-therapeutic practices
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Milibrand: The Interview - OFFICIAL VIDEO The Trews (E309) - YouTube

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Owen Jones at FutureFest 2015: The Politics of Hope - YouTube

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NHS in Stitches: the live show - YouTube

NHS In Stitches is brought to you by an army of volunteers including some of Britain's best comedic talents: Lucy Porter, Stewart Lee, Junior Simpson, Mark S...
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At dinner with Iain Duncan Smith, even the fine wine couldn’t wash away the taste in my mouth

At dinner with Iain Duncan Smith, even the fine wine couldn’t wash away the taste in my mouth | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
One of the best Tory party conferences I went to was the one where they didn't let me in. But it wasn't enough to protect me from the nausea and despair of Iain Duncan Smith's company.
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If the Tories win on Thursday TWO million hungry people will need food banks

If the Tories win on Thursday TWO million hungry people will need food banks | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
 
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Celebrities including Paul O'Grady and Ronnie O'Sullivan are backing Ed Miliband

Celebrities including Paul O'Grady and Ronnie O'Sullivan are backing Ed Miliband | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The celebrities, who also included actors Jason Isaacs, Michelle Collins and Matthew Horne, were speaking at a rally in London
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