Monthly Archives: July 2016

Shocking moment disabled mum is carried out of MTV gig in her wheelchair by four security guards

Originally posted on Benefit tales:
Anna Roberts claims she was told to move because her wheelchair might “hurt” others despite being declined access to the disabled viewing platform see the video here: http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/shocking-moment-disabled-mum-carried-8534171

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May Refuses to Release Rape Figures at Detention Centre for Commercial Reasons

Originally posted on Beastrabban\'s Weblog:
This shows the hollowness of the Tory Claims that somehow they are pro-feminist, and that the installation of Theresa May in No 10 is somehow an advance for this country’s women. Mike yesterday put…

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Here’s why May’s campaign against slavery is a contradiction | Vox Political

http://voxpoliticalonline.com/2016/07/31/heres-why-mays-campaign-against-slavery-is-a-contradiction/

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#Corbyn pledges to scrap Blair union laws in favour of collective bargaining – and an end to zero-hours contracts | Vox Political

http://voxpoliticalonline.com/2016/07/31/corbyn-pledges-to-scrap-blair-union-laws-in-favour-of-collective-bargaining-and-an-end-to-zero-hours-contracts/

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DWP rejects Universal Credit Alternative Payment Arrangements applications

Originally posted on Benefit tales:
Hundreds of landlords’ applications for Alternative Payment Arrangements (APAs) under Universal Credit are being deleted by the Department for Work & Pensions. (DWP) Universal Credit expert Bill Irvine said he has been contacted by hundreds…

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Poorest ‘hit hardest’ by state pension age rises, say Age UK

Originally posted on Benefit tales:
Groups with low life expectancy should be able to ‘get state pension early’, say Age UK. The poorest and most disadvantaged are set to be hit the hardest if state pension age continues to rise…

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On the way: Multi million pound fines for Brexiteer Andrea Leadsom

Originally posted on David Hencke:
Andrea Leadsom Pic Credit: BBC CROSS POSTED ON BYLINE.COM It is probably an extreme irony that Theresa May has dumped  leadership rival Andrea Leadsom right in the slurry with the job at the Department of…

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Tory policies should ‘undergo a mental health impact assessment’, say Labour : Welfare Weekly.

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Whatever happened to the #ToryElectionFraud investigation? : Guardian

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Panama ‘tax-dodge’ papers still to be released to crime agency

Originally posted on Stop UK lies & corruption:
Panama ‘tax-dodge’ papers still to be released to crime agency, says MP Tax dodgers

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