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Save the ILF!

Photo: From the set of Graeae’s Threepenny Opera. A protest placard says “Save the ILF” with pound signs around it. It is leaning against a grey scaffolding tower that has a bright red noose hanging from the top of it.  901 more words

Independent Living Fund: another DWP cut against the disabled

I wrote a New Statesman column a couple of weeks ago, titled ‘Immoral or incompetent? With the DWP, it’s no longer a choice.’ It summed up what I’d been thinking for a while; the sheer scale of damaging, cut-inspired ‘reforms’ and the depth of carelessness that was accompanying it. 217 more words