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The Tories have cut tax credits and social housing and called it a war on poverty.

Credit where it’s due: David Cameron, a Tory prime minister leading the most right-wing party since the 1980s, has committed his government to abolishing poverty, inequality and discrimination. 1,139 more words

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Tory conference: Anger over IDS ‘work your way out of poverty’ call

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Work and pensions secretary Iain Duncan Smith has been accused of insulting disabled people by telling them to “work your way out of poverty”. 208 more words

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Jeremy Corbyn speaks to the crowds in Manchester about why we need to care for others & Royal Mail

Published on Oct 5, 2015

The CWA event in Manchester 2015 during Tory Conference; Jeremy Corbyn speaks to the crowds outside Manchester Cathedral.

Unfortunately poor quality video but excellent audio, a great speech from Jeremy Corbyn…

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Experience of #TakeBackMCR

The following was written by Mark Holcroft | @MarkHolcroft

I’m a Labour Party member, although not very active I’m afraid. I took part in the demonstration on Sunday with my wife, and two children, and our dog. 397 more words

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Poverty is all they can offer

MORNING STAR

Oct
2015

Tuesday 6th

posted by Morning Star in Editorial

GEORGE OSBORNE’S address to Conservative Party conference was a masterpiece of duplicity.

The Tories were the party of “builders,” declared the number two in a government which has seen housebuilding fall to its lowest peacetime level since the 1920s while millions languish on waiting lists. 271 more words

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Cameron’s Big Affordable Homes Con

MORNING STAR

Oct
2015

Thursday 8th

posted by Luke James in Britain

PM‘s promised ‘affordable’ homes will cost up to £450,000

DAVID CAMERON cruelly misled poor youngsters yesterday by promising them “affordable” homes that will actually cost up to £450,000. 251 more words

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Protests leave Tories rattled

MORNING STAR

Oct
2015

Thursday 8th

posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain

Crabb tries to pour scorn on victorious activists

DESPERATE Tories launched a vicious attack on Labour and the tens of thousands who have protested in Manchester this week — highlighting the government’s fear of growing mass opposition. 204 more words

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