British Conservative government attacks Grenfell disaster survivors

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London protest demanding safe insulation and cladding – Grenfell families forced onto Universal Credit now face the prospect of not being able to heat their homes

This photo from London, England shows a protest demanding safe insulation and cladding. Grenfell Tower fire disaster survivors forced onto Universal Credit by the Conservative government now face the prospect of not being able to heat their homes.

From daily News Line in Britain:

Friday, 2 November 2018

Grenfell survivors forced onto UC by Xmas

SURVIVORS of the horrific Grenfell fire are to be forced onto Universal Credit just days before Christmas. Documents released ‘quietly on Budget Day’ show that North Kensington Jobcentre Plus will start introducing the hated benefit system from 12 December.

All of those who use the Jobcentre, who have a change in their circumstances will be forced onto the new benefit system whether they like it or not. The Universal Credit rollout was postponed for North Kensington following the Grenfell fire in June 2017. It will now resume putting local residents into extreme hardship.

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