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ELECTION 2015: Harper suggests backing for mental health treatment sanctions

Reposted from Disability News Service

The Tory minister for disabled people appears to have accidentally admitted what many disabled activists feared: that a Conservative government would cut the out-of-work benefits of people with mental health conditions if they refused treatment. 465 more words


Some Thoughts About The Future of Esther McVey

To be honest, I try not to think about Esther McVey, the television host turned Tory minister-cum-tormentor of the poor and disabled. It’s enough to give me nightmares. 248 more words


ELECTION 2015 - Food banks: 'Most people at the school gates have used them'

Reposted from the Guardian Society 3,184 more words


untynewear reblogged this on UNEMPLOYED IN TYNE & WEAR and commented:

Everybody going to vote this week ought to be made to read this before being allowed to place their X.

Stick a fork in me...

One of my best friends is planning to quit her job in the next couple of weeks. It has become toxic and soul sucking for her over the past few months. 202 more words

Person To Self

I got FIRED today and I'm Happy About it!

How to find JOY in the midst of a life altering event!


#Wisdom from tierradestiny

Exactly 6 years ago TODAY…I was officially LAID OFF, UNEMPLOYED, AND NERVOUS about my next step! I declined the offer to relocate or take an in store managerial position. 188 more words


Nip Slip....

I spent most of my time this week hanging out at unemployment….and yeah….it was precisely as glamorous as it sounds.

I wasn’t filing though, I was there to recruit.   799 more words