Monthly Archives: January 2015

Ministry of Justice reverses burden of proof in advice to defendants – Pride’s Purge | Vox Political

http://voxpoliticalonline.com/2015/01/31/ministry-of-justice-reverses-burden-of-proof-in-advice-to-defendants-prides-purge/

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‘Jobs revival’ in spotlight as most of those who lose benefits fail to find work | Society | The Guardian

Originally posted on Britain Isn't Eating:
‘Jobs revival’ in spotlight as most of those who lose benefits fail to find work | Society | The Guardian.

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Sanctions and the charity shop.

Originally posted on The poor side of life:
In the town where I live I know of a charity shop that refuses to use workfare volunteers. Yes it would be easier for them to use workfare because they would have…

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From 2000: SEMA – the Atos of its Day

Originally posted on Beastrabban\'s Weblog:
Private Eye in its issue for Friday, 19th May 2000, carried the story below on the establishment of the Work Capability Tests. These were originally a Tory idea, but where put into practice by…

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#Labour v #Tories – the power of positive, not negative, campaigning | Vox Political

http://voxpoliticalonline.com/2015/01/31/labour-v-tories-the-power-of-positive-not-negative-campaigning/

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‘Don’t give money to the homeless’ says millionaire Tory Party Chairman – Mirror | Vox Political

http://voxpoliticalonline.com/2015/01/31/dont-give-money-to-the-homeless-says-millionaire-tory-party-chairman-mirror/

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NATO and the Economic Exploitation of Eastern Europe

Originally posted on Beastrabban\'s Weblog:
I also found this little piece in ‘The View from the Bridge’ column in Lobster 45, reproducing statements from elsewhere that NATO was being used to exploit the former eastern bloc countries that have…

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Warwick Davis’s Big Night

Originally posted on Same Difference:
I’m off to set this for recording! 9pm Thursday BBC2. Actor Warwick Davis is planning a revolution: he wants to establish Britain’s first ever theatre company for reduced height actors. Normally, these actors are stuck…

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Dean’s story exposes the failures of our system | Vox Political

http://voxpoliticalonline.com/2015/01/31/deans-story-exposes-the-failures-of-our-system/

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A Message From The Scottish Unemployed Workers Network

Originally posted on Same Difference:
Sharing for anyone who may be able to support them in any way. **PLEASE SHARE**PLEASE SHARE**PLEASE SHARE**PLEASE SHARE** SUWN ACTIVIST ARRESTED IN ARBROATH JC WHILST REPRESENTING BENEFIT CLAIMANT SUWN DEFENCE CAMPAIGN MEETING, WEDNESDAY 4TH FEBRUARY,…

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