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Tories withdraw illegal leaflet telling disabled jobseekers to downplay their conditions — Vox Political

A “well-intentioned” leaflet urging people with disabilities to mislead employers about their conditions has been withdrawn by the Department for …Continue reading → via Tories withdraw illegal leaflet telling disabled jobseekers to downplay their conditions — Vox Political

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DWP stops PIP for mum with brain cancer – because she isn’t dying fast enough? — Vox Political

Here’s yet another abuse of the benefit system by the organisation responsible for it. The Department for Work and Pensions …Continue reading → via DWP stops PIP for mum with brain cancer – because she isn’t dying fast enough? — Vox … Continue reading

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Judgement in Chris Williamson ‘anti-Semitism’ court case due TODAY — Vox Political

A judge in Birmingham is to rule on whether the Labour Party acted illegally in re-suspending Chris Williamson on an …Continue reading → via Judgement in Chris Williamson ‘anti-Semitism’ court case due TODAY — Vox Political

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Reardon Bond to manage Corbyn office — The SKWAWKBOX

Former civil service director Helene Reardon Bond has been appointed to run Jeremy Corbyn’s office following the secondment of Karie Murphy to Labour’s Southside HQ to run the party’s election campaign. Ms Reardon Bond, who was appointed in 2016 as … Continue reading

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JobCentres Withdraw Document That Told Claimants To Downplay Disabilities — Same Difference

Jobcentre chiefs have withdrawn a document on chronic illness after an outcry from disability campaigners. The form asked claimants to describe their condition while avoiding words like “chronic” or “degenerating” – because they “sound worse than they are”. It added … Continue reading

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Man dies of fit while stressed over DWP benefit assessment — Vox Political

Another one gone. The Tories call this a “positive benefit outcome”. A mum has slammed the Department of Work and …Continue reading → via Man dies of fit while stressed over DWP benefit assessment — Vox Political

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Are the Liberal Democrats really the party of Remain? — Vox Political

Beastrabban, over on his weblog, thinks the Lib Dems are leading their supporters right up the garden path to a “no … Continue reading → via Are the Liberal Democrats really the party of Remain? — Vox Political

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Prorogation: Has Johnson even bothered to ask the Queen if she’ll allow it? — Vox Political

Boris Johnson is planning to prorogue Parliament again next week, according to the political correspondents on the mainstream news. But … Continue reading → via Prorogation: Has Johnson even bothered to ask the Queen if she’ll allow it? — Vox Political

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Petition launched to scrap privatised disability benefit assessments after brother’s death — Vox Political

The brother of a disabled man who was denied essential benefits while he was dying has launched a petition to … Continue reading → via Petition launched to scrap privatised disability benefit assessments after brother’s death — Vox Political

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Global warming hurts, fish help, coral — Dear Kitty. Some blog

This 2016 video is called 2 Hours of Beautiful Coral Reef Fish, Relaxing Ocean Fish, & Stunning Aquarium Relax Music 1080p HD. From the Georgia Institute of Technology in the USA: Warming impedes a coral defense, but hungry fish enhance … Continue reading

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