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Some Kind of Hell To Pay, a poem

the unconscionable dance in the canyons of power,
lined with megalithic buildings, the edifice complex
of the spin-meister’s lie, that the demigods can do
anything – … 195 more words

Poetry

Protesters demand Quebec government reinvest in public daycares

Hundreds took part in two separate protests Saturday afternoon, to demand the Quebec government reinvest in the province’s public daycare system known also known as as Centres de la Petite Enfance (CPE). 281 more words

Canada

UN's highly critical report confirms UK government has systematically violated the human rights of disabled people

The United Nations (UN) have published a report following investigation into the allegations of “grave and systematic” abuses of the human rights of disabled people in the UK.  3,520 more words

Sickness And Disability

THE PUDDING

For a number of years I have seen stories that mirror mine, are mine or just oddly similar in some ways appear in the news media after I have posted the details. 362 more words

THE POSSIBILITIES OF A DARK FUTURE

I have had a busy few days.

I had my first session with Mind just a few days ago and that was the second member of staff to be stunned. 1,422 more words

AN UNFORESEEN REVELATION

I have a little something to tell today.

 

I was at my GP surgery today and bizarrely my head MRI results came through my door this morning and it was normal?! 547 more words

THE INVISIBLE BRINK

In the wake of the breakdowns and suffering I experienced I have got to thinking about things. What has recently happened to me has never happened before. 1,208 more words