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Use your last bit of energy to fight them

Use your last bit of energy to fight them | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
From the Facebook page 'Atos Miracles@ I lost my high rate care and mobility components of DLA a years ago after an Atos assessment which was made to make me look like a liar . I immediately appeal...
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How to appeal the bedroom tax - its so easy and so right!

How to appeal the bedroom tax - its so easy and so right! | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
I have consistently stated that all 660,000 bedroom tax decisions were unlawful and that all 660,000 could and should be appealed against on the sham decision making process all councils used to ma...
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Lib Dems could offer everyone gold bullion for all the good it will do, claim voters

Lib Dems could offer everyone gold bullion for all the good it will do, claim voters | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Election promises by the Liberal Democrats such as free school meals for all children are not worth the fag packet they were scribbled on, according to voters.
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Is Shadow Home Secretary Yvette Cooper grooming herself for the top? | UK | News | Daily Express

Is Shadow Home Secretary Yvette Cooper grooming herself for the top? | UK | News | Daily Express | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
BRITAIN may be enjoying an Indian Summer but there’s a definite frost settling over Brighton for the start of the Labour conference.
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To the UK: I Challenge You to Join Me and Give More

To the UK: I Challenge You to Join Me and Give More | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
I experienced first-hand the impact of poverty during my own childhood when my father was made bankrupt and the bailiffs came calling, and I wouldn't wish that situation on any child.
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Smeargate: Ed Miliband Forced To Deny Shocking Revelations

Smeargate: Ed Miliband Forced To Deny Shocking Revelations | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Ed Miliband has been forced to deny any involvement in attempts to smear opponents amid claims that "damaging" emails could have been sent by him to one of the key figures in a plot to attack senior Tories.
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People On £60,000 Aren't Rich, Says Labour MP Earning £66,000 A Year

People On £60,000 Aren't Rich, Says Labour MP Earning £66,000 A Year | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A Labour MP has raised more than few quizzical eyebrows this morning, claiming those earning £60,000 are "not rich." Shadow Treasury chief secretary Rachel Reeves, who earns an MP's salary of £66,396 a year, has said people earning £60,000 a year...
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'I'm Bringing Back Socialism To Britain'

'I'm Bringing Back Socialism To Britain' | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Ed Miliband has said he is "bringing back socialism" to Britain as he vowed to strengthen the national minimum wage ahead of the Labour Party conference.
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Miliband vows 'cost of living' help

Miliband vows 'cost of living' help | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Labour leader Ed Miliband pledges to tackle the UK's "cost of living crisis" by increasing the minimum wage and reversing housing benefit charges, ahead of the party's conference.
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Many 5-year-olds 'have tooth decay'

Many 5-year-olds 'have tooth decay' | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
More than a quarter of five-year-olds in England have tooth decay, although the number is down on five years ago, a survey suggests.
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Foreign aid: transparency will help African nations prosper

Foreign aid: transparency will help African nations prosper | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Observer editorial: As humanitarian pressures slowly decrease, the need for openness to avoid exploitation or corruption will increase
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Let's help disabled people fulfil their potential

Let's help disabled people fulfil their potential | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Liam Byrne and Jenny Macklin: Britain has much to learn from Australia's support for those who need special care
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Development hell: how the upmarket vandals ruined my childhood streets

Development hell: how the upmarket vandals ruined my childhood streets | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The relentless drilling and hammering as London's super-rich expand their homes spells the end for the Notting Hill that Ed Vulliamy loved
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Use your last bit of energy to fight them

Use your last bit of energy to fight them | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
From the Facebook page 'Atos Miracles@ I lost my high rate care and mobility components of DLA a years ago after an Atos assessment which was made to make me look like a liar . I immediately appeal...
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ConDem policies leave local authorities 'decimated' | Left Foot Forward

ConDem policies leave local authorities 'decimated' | Left Foot Forward | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
As the Labour faithful meets in Brighton this week, one of the party’s council leaders has warned that local authority-run services face being 'decimated' the way Thatcher destroyed many nationalised industries in the 1980s.
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Is Ed Miliband Macho?

Is Ed Miliband Macho? | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Ed Miliband has revealed he has never been accused of being "macho" as he distanced himself from dark arts claims about the Labour Party.
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Winter death fears as government help for old and vulnerable is cut | UK | News | Daily Express

Winter death fears as government help for old and vulnerable is cut | UK | News | Daily Express | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A SCHEME to help vulnerable elderly people heat their homes this winter has been axed despite fears of further fuel price rises.
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Bedroom Tax: Tory MPs claim expenses to get rooms for kids

Bedroom Tax: Tory MPs claim expenses to get rooms for kids | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
EXCLUSIVE Sunday People investigation reveals how they claim extra taxpayers' cash for their SECOND homes
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For Miliband, Steady, Safety-First Politics Is No Longer An Option

For Miliband, Steady, Safety-First Politics Is No Longer An Option | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The Labour leader must make the running and create the sense that his party stands ready to deliver big changes. That's why his decision to roll out lots of policy this week is so important.
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Not Fit For Work

Not Fit For Work | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Labour is to call for the French company in charge of controversial fit-for-work assessments to be "sacked".
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Investing in our children is central to Labour's one-nation vision

Investing in our children is central to Labour's one-nation vision | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Kate Green: One Nation: Tackling child poverty is the first step to ensuring all children have access to education and the opportunity to fulfil their potential
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Labour would 'clobber rich' - Tories

Labour would 'clobber rich' - Tories | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A Conservative cabinet minister attacks Labour and the Liberal Democrats over tax plans he says would "penalise wealth creators".
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The real reason men should keep their legs together

The real reason men should keep their legs together | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Barbara Ellen: Richard Madden of Game of Thrones has been castigated for taking up too much room. It's not just the space thing, though
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Are free school meals a good idea?

Are free school meals a good idea? | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Nick Clegg announced last week that all five- to seven-year-olds are to get free school meals from next year. Mark Littlewood and Carmel McConnell debate whether this is fair
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Don't make children eat their greens

Don't make children eat their greens | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
It's the age-old family dilemma. Tim Lott explains why it isn't worth the bother
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