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Tory tax credits U-turn will still cost working families - Can you trust Westminster?

The Mirror revealed how changes to the ‘income rise disregard’ were going ahead – and it turns out they’ll hit a huge number of people… 72 more words

Austerity

Coventry refuse workers take unofficial action to defend victimised union rep

Coventry refuse workers take unofficial action to defend victimised union rep

Coventry refuse workers based at Whitley Depot today downed tools in response to the suspension of a UNITE shop steward amid allegations of ongoing bullying by management. 156 more words

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Disbelief as Egyptian president rolls out four kilometre red carpet for austerity press conference

CAIRO — Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi is facing criticism after a massive red carpet was laid over public roads for his motorcade during a trip to open a social housing project in a Cairo suburb, where he preached austerity. 448 more words

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Welcome to Eastbourne People's Assembly

We’re a bunch of ordinary people just like you, and we’re out to challenge the austerity that’s being imposed upon us, harming us all. With your help, we aim to replace austerity with a new story, one that says that we all deserve adequately funded public services and an adequate income whenever we need welfare support. 39 more words

Tories blame vulnerable. It's nothing to do with the policies.

A Tory MP stunned fellow parliamentarians after defending the benefits system that left a job seeker with learning difficulties without food or electricity after he was four minutes late for a Jobcentre appointment. 83 more words

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