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Crisis in Mental Health and Social Care - conference Sat 14th March

GMWRAG would like to draw members attention to the forthcoming “Crisis in Mental Health and Social Care. North West Conference.” supported by the Anti Bedroom Tax Federation for Greater Manchester… 74 more words

Welfare Benefits

Danielle La Verite asks Hard Questions about Iain Duncan Smith

Danielle La Verite is an alternative media broadcaster, who appears to have her own radio show. She specialises in politics, discussing government and establishment cover-ups, particularly those protecting high-level paedophiles. 133 more words

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It is right to proceed cautiously with Universal Credit, but why not with other welfare reforms?

Universal Credit has been in the news again.  Whenever the issues of why its been so delayed is raised we are told that it is the right thing to pilot it, sort out any teething issues, rather than just going full steam ahead, potentially causing utter chaos and distress to people if it does go wrong. 273 more words

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I Support the Maximus Day of Action

As I’ve blogged, there are protests today up and down the country against Maximus, the new administrators of the Work Capability Test. The protest in Bristol is at… 66 more words

Politics

IDS Hiding Poverty Statistics until After the Election

Benefits and Work have this story, IDS hides poverty statistics until after the election, reporting that the Tories do not intend to publish the true figures on how people have been affected by their welfare reforms until after the election. 160 more words

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Day of Action against Benefit Sanctions on the 19th of March

Mike over at Vox Political has this story, National day of action to stop benefit sanctions – Unite the Union. It begins

More and more people are facing benefit sanctions. 123 more words

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DPAC Day of Action against Maximus Tomorrow

Tomorrow, March 2nd, DPAC – Disabled People Against Cuts – are launching a national campaign of protests across the country against Maximus. The details are on their website in the article … 61 more words

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