The doctors’ union has finally agreed to tell every GP in the country about two regulations that campaigners believe could protect disabled people facing the controversial “fitness for work” test Continue reading →
Saturday 30th May, 10.30am-5.30pm, London Welsh Centre (10 minutes’ walk from King’s Cross station) Faced with policies that are pushing ever more people into precarity and poverty, thousands of us have been coming together to support each other. We are pushing back workfare, standing up to sanctions, challenging the work capability assessment and fighting i […]
Please take a look at the open letter shown below. We intend to send this to a national newspaper on Monday 2nd April, stating that disabled people have had enough of being assaulted by politicians, and giving politicians notice that disabled people and their non-disabled allies will stand up and oppose further cuts and attacks… Continue Reading Open Letter […]
POLLY AND OWEN – FUCK OFF BACK TO OXFORD So Oxbridge-educated commentators like Polly Toynbee, Laurie Penny and Owen Jones are still utilising an unfair advantage despite their left-wing views? “I’m sure Polly Toynbee is a lovely person, but it’s … Continue reading →
Hat-tips: Another Fine Mess and Enigma. Labour Pledges on Benefits: A Labour government would tackle the root causes of the increase in the use of food banks across the UK, with the party to pledge that they “can never be allowed to become a permanent feature of British society”. Shadow ministers will promise to solve […]
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