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Former Tory MP claims she can tell someone's religion by the way they tweet

Former Tory MP claims she can tell someone's religion by the way they tweet | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
(not satire - it's Louise Mensch!) Oh dear. Former Tory MP Louise Mensch claims she can tell someone's religion by the way they tweet: I'm not sure I can tell someone's religion by the way they twe...
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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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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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The Sunday People endorses Ed Miliband to be the next prime minister of the UK

The Sunday People endorses Ed Miliband to be the next prime minister of the UK | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The Sunday People has been polling its readers every week for three months on the kind of government they want to see after the General Election. And it's one led by Ed Miliband
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The Guardian view: Britain needs a new direction, Britain needs Labour

The Guardian view: Britain needs a new direction, Britain needs Labour | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
From the Guardian editorial today: On Labour party leader Ed Miliband - ‘He has resilience and, above all, a strong sense of what is just.’ Election 2015 poses some profound questions for this coun...
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Six years on, Trailblazers go back undercover on buses, trains and taxis

Six years on, Trailblazers go back undercover on buses, trains and taxis | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Young disabled campaigners are to go undercover across the UK to find out whether access to public transport has improved since they carried out a “damning” study six years ago.Members of the Trail...
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Victory for Vox Political: DWP ordered to give details of benefit-related deaths

Victory for Vox Political: DWP ordered to give details of benefit-related deaths | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The Department for Work and Pensions has been ordered to disclose the number of Incapacity Benefit and ESA claimants who have died between November 2011 and May 2014. The ruling comes from the Info...
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ELECTION 2015: Lib Dem president’s bus horror ‘proves need for new law’

ELECTION 2015: Lib Dem president’s bus horror ‘proves need for new law’ | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The disabled president of the Liberal Democrats has complained of her “outrageous” treatment by a conductor who refused to ask a young dad to move his child’s buggy from the wheelchair space on a n...
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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

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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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General election 2015: Bury the Bedroom Tax in memory of those killed by it

General election 2015: Bury the Bedroom Tax in memory of those killed by it | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The Sunday People has led the campaign to scrap the cruel levy which has left a trail of death, destition and misery in its wake
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Welfare cuts and soaring rents have pushed 50,000 families out of London in the last three years

Welfare cuts and soaring rents have pushed 50,000 families out of London in the last three years | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
More than 50,000 families have been silently shipped out of London boroughs in the past three years, an investigation by The Independent can reveal.
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Where has Iain Duncan Smith gone? Tory axeman nowhere to be seen campaign trail

Where has Iain Duncan Smith gone? Tory axeman nowhere to be seen campaign trail | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Like kids’ cartoon character Where’s Wally, the quiet man of politics is hard to spot in the run up to the General Election
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DPAC defends its left-wing stance, and anti-hate campaigns

DPAC defends its left-wing stance, and anti-hate campaigns | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The grassroots anti-austerity group Disabled People Against Cuts (DPAC) has strongly defended its policy of backing campaigns that do not focus solely on fighting for disabled people’s fundamental ...
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Disabled peer calls on wheelchair-users to demand NHS improvements

Disabled peer calls on wheelchair-users to demand NHS improvements | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
One of Britain’s greatest Paralympic athletes has called on wheelchair-users to back a new push to transform wheelchair services across England.Retired Paralympic legend Baroness [Tanni] Grey-Thomp...
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ELECTION 2015: Coalition has led to in-work ‘discrimination, harassment and hardship’

ELECTION 2015: Coalition has led to in-work ‘discrimination, harassment and hardship’ | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Disabled workers have faced deteriorating attitudes from employers, cuts to their legal protection, and “disintegrating” long-term job prospects under the last four years of the coalition governmen...
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