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How The TUC Always Planned To Abandon Out of Work Benefit Claimants

The TUC’s shameful support of workfare may be part of a deliberate strategy of trying to win support for the welfare state by abandoning those they believe people see as the ‘undeserving poor’. 904 more words

ukip, @DouglasCarswell, the National Minimum Wage & Tax 'Cuts' #Clacton #ClactonByElection

Nigel Farage recently announced that he would take all those on the National Minimum Wage out of Income Tax. On the surface that sounds like a bold move. 1,032 more words

Low-paid Britain: 'People have had enough. It's soul destroying'

Reposted from Guardian Society.

Yes, they have jobs … but the five people featured below are typical of millions who have no security, no holiday or sick pay, limited hours, and no dignity at work! 2,325 more words

Never Forget, It Is David Cameron Who Is Ultimately To Blame For Welfare Reform Deaths

Understandably much of the rage aginst the vicious welfare reforms –  which are costing an increasing number of lives – has been aimed at blundering fucking idiot Iain Duncan Smith. 549 more words

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#DWP Apologises for the Delay in Your Payment, #WOW #IDS Does Not Care ... (#JSA and #ESA Payment Systems Going Into Meltdown for Existing Recipients)

Understandably, there has been a lot lately about Universal Credit, but UC is currently only being paid to a very small number of people with the easiest type of claim to administer. 1,371 more words