Monthly Archives: August 2017

Jacob Rees-Mogg is a cult

Originally posted on Pride's Purge:
Evidence is emerging that Tory backbencher Jacob Rees-Mogg – long disregarded as the epitome of a harmless, eccentric old-fashioned Tory throwback to colonial days gone by – is in fact a bit of a…

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Once again the Tories show they have plenty of money to spend on killing | Vox Political

http://voxpoliticalonline.com/2017/08/26/once-again-the-tories-show-they-have-plenty-of-money-to-spend-on-killing/

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DWP adds a new power to its anti-disability arsenal: Prophecy | Vox Political

http://voxpoliticalonline.com/2017/08/26/dwp-adds-a-new-power-to-its-anti-disability-arsenal-prophecy/

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Top Tory election donors appear to be tax avoiders, money launderers and private health bosses | Vox Political

http://voxpoliticalonline.com/2017/08/27/top-tory-election-donors-appear-to-be-tax-avoiders-money-launderers-and-private-health-bosses/

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Are food banks now the UK’s ONLY growth industry? | Vox Political

http://voxpoliticalonline.com/2017/08/30/are-food-banks-now-the-uks-only-growth-industry/

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Why are we being distracted from the sanction system that is killing benefit claimants? | Vox Political

http://voxpoliticalonline.com/2017/08/30/why-are-we-being-distracted-from-the-sanction-system-that-is-killing-benefit-claimants/

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PIP investigation: Welfare expert says two-thirds of appeals involve lying assessors

Originally posted on Declaration Of Opinion:
https://www.disabilitynewsservice.com/pip-investigation-welfare-expert-says-two-thirds-of-appeals-involve-lying-assessors/

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DWP’s enormous court costs are a FRACTION of what it spends pushing the disabled off benefits | Vox Political

http://voxpoliticalonline.com/2017/08/30/dwps-enormous-court-costs-are-a-fraction-of-what-it-spends-pushing-the-disabled-off-benefits/

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A mad world: capitalism and the rise of mental illness

Originally posted on kickingthecat:
http://www.redpepper.org.uk/a-mad-world-capitalism-and-the-rise-of-mental-illness/

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Worst Tropical Rainfall Event in Texas History Made More Deadly by Climate Change: Harvey Totals Now Top 49 Inches

Originally posted on robertscribbler:
We can’t say that Hurricane Harvey was caused by climate change. But it was certainly worsened by it. — Dr. Michael Mann Harvey is already the worst rainstorm in U.S. history and it’s still raining. —…

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