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Case for an age-diverse workforce

Case for an age-diverse workforce | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Letters: It is retrograde to see older workers referred to as ‘desk-blocking new talent’
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Angela Eagle under pressure from Wallasey Labour party over Corbyn vote

Angela Eagle under pressure from Wallasey Labour party over Corbyn vote | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it

A defiant Jeremy Corbyn has said he will not "betray" his supporters by resigning following an overwhelming vote of no confidence by…
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Murdered schoolgirl Alice Gross's killer came into UK without crime check

Murdered schoolgirl Alice Gross's killer came into UK without crime check | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
THE killer of schoolgirl Alice Gross was able to move to Britain despite having a previous murder conviction because of a lack of basic border security, a coroner heard yesterday.
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'Britons got the first shot in' Marine Le Pen calls for EVERY EU state to hold referendum

'Britons got the first shot in' Marine Le Pen calls for EVERY EU state to hold referendum | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
MARINE Le Pen has hailed the “courage” of the British people for sensationally voting to leave the European Union.
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Labour MPs Face Reselection Threat If Corbyn Wins

Labour MPs Face Reselection Threat If Corbyn Wins | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Leader's allies plan 'radical' change to entrench power of members.
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Relief after doctors maintain strong opposition to assisted suicide

Relief after doctors maintain strong opposition to assisted suicide | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Disabled activists have welcomed the decision of doctors to vote strongly against relaxing their union’s position on physician-assisted suicide.The British Medical Association (BMA) voted by 63 per…
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PIP figures fuel concerns over cuts, while activists plan day of action

PIP figures fuel concerns over cuts, while activists plan day of action | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Only about seven in 10 disabled people who were previously claiming disability living allowance (DLA) are being found eligible for the government’s new disability benefit, official figures have rev…
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Eurosceptic Union: 6 key reasons why so many have gripe with EU

Eurosceptic Union: 6 key reasons why so many have gripe with EU | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it

On Thursday, Britain voted 52 percent to 48 percent to leave the European Union, highlighting many people’s dissatisfaction with their 43-year-long relationship. The British are not the only ones who have a gripe with the union, though.


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Election leaves UN disability committee with 17 men and just one woman

Election leaves UN disability committee with 17 men and just one woman | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Disabled activists are calling on the UN to take action after elections to the 18-strong committee that oversees the implementation of its disability rights convention left it with just a single fe…
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Petition For Second Referendum Investigated For Mass Fraud

Petition For Second Referendum Investigated For Mass Fraud | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
39,000 signatories from Vatican City - population 800.
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We have had the referendum, rules were changed allowing an extra 48 hrs to register to vote when 1.5 hrs was lost due to the system crashing. We have had the referendum it was an In - Out choice as a country, not by areas, not by constituencies, but UK wide; the people have spoken now let's pull together and get on with it all this screwing about and whining is doing the country harm!
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Don’t panic, the future’s bright with Brexit

Don’t panic, the future’s bright with Brexit | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
If you stayed up for referendum night’s coverage you could be forgiven for thinking that Nigel Farage had been elected the first president of a newly independent British state. He was omnipresent.
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Brexit: Dawn of a Populist Uprising

Brexit: Dawn of a Populist Uprising | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
How the political class plans to sabotage the vote
Brexit represents nothing less than a stunning populist revolt and a complete rejection of the political establishment.
But don’t expect the elite to take this lying down. Find out what the political class will do in response….
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WATCH: The historic and earth-shattering moment the referendum was called for Leave

WATCH: The historic and earth-shattering moment the referendum was called for Leave | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
THIS is the moment that David Dimbleby announced to the country, and the world, that Britain would leave the EU.
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USA property series wants to hear from house-hunting St Helens couples

USA property series wants to hear from house-hunting St Helens couples | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it

A NEW property series is heading across the pond from America and is on the lookout for St Helens couples to take part. 
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'We have to keep the pressure on' Farage warning over Boris' EU 'backtracking

'We have to keep the pressure on' Farage warning over Boris' EU 'backtracking | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
NIGEL FARAGE has urged Brexit backers to 'keep the pressure' on Leave politicians who are 'backtracking' following the EU referendum result.
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The MPs turning against Jeremy Corbyn

The MPs turning against Jeremy Corbyn | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Jeremy Corbyn will face his most serious leadership challenge to date next week, as Labour MPs consider a motion of no confidence amid a growing backlash over his handling of party’s EU campaign.   Dame Margaret Hodge, who along with MP Ann Coffey has submitted the motion to Parliamentary Labour Party chairman, John Cryer, said that Mr Corbyn had “failed” a “test of leadership”. 
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Rise in disabled train passenger numbers sparks call for ‘turn up and go’ system

Rise in disabled train passenger numbers sparks call for ‘turn up and go’ system | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
New government figures show that the number of disabled people travelling by train has increased sharply in the last year.The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) statistics show that disabled people were…
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Relief after doctors maintain strong opposition to assisted suicide

Relief after doctors maintain strong opposition to assisted suicide | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Disabled activists have welcomed the decision of doctors to vote strongly against relaxing their union’s position on physician-assisted suicide.The British Medical Association (BMA) voted by 63 per…
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Martin Sonneborn will Deutsch als einzige EU-Amtssprache

Martin Sonneborn will Deutsch als einzige EU-Amtssprache | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Martin Sonneborn liebt die Provokation. Der Brexit? Eine Steilvorlage: In einem Video erklärt er die Vorteile einer EU-Amtssprache Deutsch, was Europa fehlen wird und wie es zu dem Votum überhaupt
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Keiser Report: Your Special Brexit Coctail (E932)

Every week Max Keiser and Stacy Herbert look at all the scandal behind the financial news headlines. In this episode of the Keiser Report from New Yor
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Nigel Farage: UK heading for recession but nothing to do with Brexit - The i newspaper online iNews

Nigel Farage: UK heading for recession but nothing to do with Brexit - The i newspaper online iNews | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Nigel Farage has said Britain is heading for a “mild” recession – but that it would happen regardless of whether the UK exited the EU. The victorious Leave campaigner rejected warnings that leaving the European Union will have dire consequences for the UK economy, even as markets were rocked by Thursday’s result. Sterling plummeted to …
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Police force faces two watchdog probes over treatment of autistic people

Police force faces two watchdog probes over treatment of autistic people | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A police force has launched an internal review of its treatment of disabled people, after it was forced to refer two separate incidents involving young autistic men to the police watchdog.One case …
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Tomlinson faces call to resign over PIP harassment of child abuse survivor

Tomlinson faces call to resign over PIP harassment of child abuse survivor | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A minister has been urged to resign, after he threatened a traumatised child abuse survivor – who is waiting to give evidence about the abuse in court – that his benefits would be stopped if he fai…
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END OF THE EU? Germany warns FIVE more countries could leave Europe after Brexit

END OF THE EU? Germany warns FIVE more countries could leave Europe after Brexit | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
FIVE European countries may seek to follow Britain’s lead in leaving the EU in a Brexit domino effect, Germany has warned.
France, the Netherlands, Austria, Finland and Hungary could leave.
Front National leader Marine Le Pen has pledged to hold a French referendum if she emerges victorious in nex
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'The Unthinkable Is Happening': Italy Demands EU Reform, Warns Over Full Collapse

'The Unthinkable Is Happening': Italy Demands EU Reform, Warns Over Full Collapse | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
'The Unthinkable Is Happening': Italy Demands EU Reform, Warns Over Full Collapse
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