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Demonstrations will take place across Britain today, as Chancellor Osborne prepares further swingeing cuts targeted on low income families and disabled people.
In the New Statesman, 25-year-old Rosie Fletcher recently
Steven Rose, Chief Executive of Choice Support has been awarded the 2015 Platinum Medal of the European Society for Person Centered Healthcare (ESPCH).
To understand the thinking behind the reform of disability benefits, we need to look at a Conference held in 2001, called ‘Malingering and illness deception’.
When the ongoing process of cutting and restricting access to disability benefits began, we were told it was necessary because spending on them was out of control.
A new TUC report Disability and employment, published today looks at the experiences of disabled people in the labour market and finds that they are still at a significant disadvantage.
A new organisation: Compassionate Britain - speaking up for disabled people aims to unite people across the political spectrum against welfare cuts targeted at disabled people.
In the last Parliament, people with disabilities who challenged government cuts were labelled extremists. Political opposition was weakened by a fear of being seen as on the side of ‘scroungers’.
On Friday, when David Cameron stood outside Downing Street to address the nation, he struck a less strident note then he has for some time.
On the eve of the election, 650 stories from people at the sharp end of austerity were read aloud in a live performance, as part of artist-activist Liz Crow’s Figures project.
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