Monthly Archives: September 2014

Osborne’s ‘Hidden Blow’ To Disabled People

Originally posted on Same Difference:
As usual, says Ekklesia in this very useful article, the myth that ‘disabled people won’t be affected’ is just that- a myth.

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The Chancellor fails to understand Welfare Reform Act?!

Originally posted on jaynelinney:
I am totally unsurprised, albeit perturbed,  that the Chancellor of the Exchequer and Second Lord of the Treasury George Osborne, has demonstrated his total lack of understanding of the Welfare Reform Act. In his Conference speech…

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UKIP about to announce ban on 1970s rock music? Speculation mounts.

Originally posted on Pride's Purge:
(Satire? Or the UKIP?) Political pundits are speculating that the UKIP are considering banning crap 1970s rock music in Britain. The rumours come after this UKIP graffiti appeared yesterday outside a primary school in Manchester:…

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What the Tories don’t say about the deficit | @guardianletters | Politics | The Guardian

Originally posted on kickingthecat:
http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2014/sep/29/what-tories-dont-say-about-deficit

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BBC propagandists are busted again over NHS claims | Vox Political

http://voxpoliticalonline.com/2014/09/29/bbc-propagandists-are-busted-again-over-nhs-claims/

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Young people deserve so much more – a reaction to Iain Duncan Smith’s Party Conference Speech

Originally posted on EmsyBlog:
There are so many things I could say about Iain Duncan Smith’s speech today. A lot of them I said on Twitter. I could talk about how introducing pre-paid benefit cards for people with addiction or…

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George Osborne admits to conference: ‘I can’t make the economy work!’ | Vox Political

http://voxpoliticalonline.com/2014/09/29/george-osborne-admits-to-conference-i-cant-make-the-economy-work/

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Tories Would Freeze ESA, But Only For The WRAG

Originally posted on Same Difference:
Many thanks to Benefits And Work. If the Conservatives win the next election they will freeze most working age benefits for two years from April 2016, the chancellor George Osborne has announced. Disability benefits, including…

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Another one of Osborne’s quiet but enormous tax cuts for the super-rich. — Medium

Originally posted on Tory Britain!:
Another one of Osborne’s quiet but enormous tax cuts for the super-rich. — Medium. via Tom Watson MP https://medium.com/@tom_watson

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DAILY MAIL EXCLUSIVE: Ed Miliband’s father ate my puppy!

Originally posted on Pride's Purge:
(satire?) DAILY MAIL EXCLUSIVE! Labour leader Ed Milband’s father Ralph Milband put a live puppy in a sandwich and ATE it, a former neighbour of the family claimed yesterday. Former leggy model Sue Meifudare told Mail reporter Geoffrey…

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