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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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Serious flaws in government's statistics? | ilegal

Serious flaws in government's statistics?  | ilegal | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Have we unearthed some serious flaws in the  government's statistics?  Why yes I do believe we have.... So far on the ilegal's mylegal forum we have taken a very close look at
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UK living standards fell for all but the richest under coalition – analysis

UK living standards fell for all but the richest under coalition – analysis | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Study of as yet unpublished data concludes coalition failed to protect living standards for the majority, leaving more unable to afford basic items
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MUM OF 4 FEARS HER KIDS WILL BE TAKEN AFTER TORY EVICTION

Tory Barnet Council ‘ knows landlords abuse those kicked out of social housing’
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Tory sanctions champ in new expenses row

Tory sanctions champ in new expenses row | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Minister McVey’s murky rent affairs hit spotlight
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Tories could raise Bedroom Tax as part of £12bn welfare cuts, document reveals

Tories could raise Bedroom Tax as part of £12bn welfare cuts, document reveals | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Tenants struggling to afford their rents face being slapped with another big rise or forced to leave their homes
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Oxford student Ione Wells's attacker detained for sex attack - BBC News

Oxford student Ione Wells's attacker detained for sex attack - BBC News | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A teenager has been detained for a sex attack on an Oxford University student who went on to publish an open letter about the ordeal.
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The 2.25 Million Hidden Unemployed People Reveals The Stark Truth: There's No Fucking Jobs

The 2.25 Million Hidden Unemployed People Reveals The Stark Truth: There's No Fucking Jobs | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
According to the latest statistics there are currently 1.84 million unemployed people.  There are also 1.3 million people working part time because they cannot find a full time job.  Nearly half a ...
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There are issues that really matter at this election. But Britain’s media are ignoring them | George Monbiot

There are issues that really matter at this election. But Britain’s media are ignoring them | George Monbiot | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Political parties may claim to be at each other’s throats – yet they seem to agree on a public discourse that keeps the nation in a state of arrested development
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Vital services could disappear if Tories win general election warns top union

Vital services could disappear if Tories win general election warns top union | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Children’s centres, youth clubs, sports centres, parks and police stations will be scaled back or closed as the next wave of Tory cuts devastate communities
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Remember those KILLED by Tory austerity when you cast your vote

Remember those KILLED by Tory austerity when you cast your vote | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Ros Wynne-Jones says this election is the story of how ordinary people who had nothing to do with causing the financial crisis have paid for the recovery in blood
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welfare_reform_beyond_austerity.pdf

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GP vacancy rate at highest ever, with 50% rise in empty posts

Exclusive Pulse survey calls into question promises from all the main parties to extend access to GPs.
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An election is no time for a debate about 'legitimacy'

An election is no time for a debate about 'legitimacy' | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Politicians are deliberately spreading confusion about our constitution
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English nationalism is out of the bottle, whoever wins | Owen Jones

English nationalism is out of the bottle, whoever wins | Owen Jones | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The Tories have fanned jingoism for short-term political aims, yet it is most lethal to Englishness itself
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Revealed: hitlist of welfare cuts facing Britain's next chancellor

Revealed: hitlist of welfare cuts facing Britain's next chancellor | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Exclusive: ‘Extremely controversial’ ideas by civil servants include benefit freeze and making it harder for sick people to claim state aid, leaked papers show
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Read moving letter from people of Austerity Britain on why the Tories MUST go

Read moving letter from people of Austerity Britain on why the Tories MUST go | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Teachers, nurses, businesses owners, disabled people and the unemployed are all among those who spoke out about the impact of a Tory-led government
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Sainsbury's reports first annual loss for 10 years - BBC News

Sainsbury's reports first annual loss for 10 years - BBC News | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Supermarket group Sainsbury's reports its first full-year loss for 10 years, after writing down the value of its stores.
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Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson struggles at Eaglescliffe station - BBC News

Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson struggles at Eaglescliffe station - BBC News | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Paralympian Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson has spoken out about her struggle in getting a train from her local station.
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Tories and David Cameron savaged by former Prime Minister John Major

Tories and David Cameron savaged by former Prime Minister John Major | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Speaking at the exclusive Tory Reform Group annual dinner, the former PM attacked Cameron’s failure to tackle growing inequality and poor educational standards
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Seat-by-seat guide to kicking David Cameron out of Downing Street

Seat-by-seat guide to kicking David Cameron out of Downing Street | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
We believe that the best hope for a fairer country is Labour but in a few key marginals, it is best to hold your nose and vote Lib Dem
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David Cameron and Boris Johnson left stumped by angry voter

David Cameron and Boris Johnson left stumped by angry voter | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Mum-of-two Niki Brown, 47, launched an attack on the Tory leader and London Mayor as they campaigned at her office
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General Election 2015: Jeremy Hunt could lose seat to GP after bookies slash odds on top doctor

General Election 2015: Jeremy Hunt could lose seat to GP after bookies slash odds on top doctor | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Dr Louise Irvine, of the National Health Action party, is now 12/1 favourite to take the Health Secretary's set in his South West Surrey constituency
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GP 'quoted £30,000' for annual indemnity insurance

Exclusive Providers warn fees could lead to out-of-hours services becoming unmanned.
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