Those of us with disabilities, as well as other disadvantaged and vulnerable people, have been battling the UK government and its benefit cuts, disguised as so-called welfare reforms, and other austerity measures
Well, now we have official backing. The United Nations […]
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Rev Paul Nicolson (Photo: Evening Standard)
An 84-year-old retired vicar, if a vicar can ever be really ‘retired’, is facing the threat of jail by making a […]
You know that I am a great one for words and hidden meanings. I saw through the meaningless words of UK work and pensions secretary Stephen Crabb that the government had no plans to make further disability benefits cuts.
I warned […]
Work and pensions secretary Stephen Crabb discloses his plans to the select committee.
Declaration of interest: I have multiple sclerosis and receive both ESA (in the support group) and Disabled Living Allowance (both care and mobility components at the highest rates).