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This is a ‘must watch’.  Explains the mechanism seen across London and other big cities of social cleansing. It’s the same one as is being used on the NHS, education, Fire service, police etc….

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Austerity is the unfavourable treatment of protected social groups, leading to unfair disadvantage

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) said an analysis of all the changes to tax, social security and public spending since the Conservatives came to power in 2010 showed the poorest citizens have been hit hardest by tax, social security and public spending reforms and are set to lose at least 10% of their income. 1,084 more words

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Fourteen year old Hasan Patel's fantastic speech at the Free Education Now rally yesterday

To hear Hasan’s speech, you may have to click on the sound icon at the bottom of the video screen and turn the sound up.  276 more words


The Paradise Papers, austerity and the privatisation of wealth, human rights and democracy

Outdated Conservative ideology has long framed the social safety net as an obstacle to national prosperity, the government claims that welfare somehow depresses economic growth and job creation. 4,715 more words


Osborne finally admits he lied and that Labour did not cause the recession

In the weeks after he took office, George Osborne justified his austerity programme by claiming that Britain was on “the brink of bankruptcy”. He told… 389 more words

(HT https://skwawkbox.org/2017/10/25/nhs-campaigner-stefanovic-sets-hunts-twitter-schooling-to-video/)

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