Monthly Archives: November 2016

The UK Government have got it wrong about our Human Rights.

Originally posted on Politics and Insights:
The Joint Parliamentary Committee on Human Rights has conducted an inquiry into the UK Government’s implementation of Article 19 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD) – the right to live independently and to…

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A few thoughts on the implications of the United Nations report

Originally posted on Politics and Insights:
There is an important link between human needs and human rights that the Conservatives have dismally and persistently failed to recognise The United Nations (UN) inquiry into the allegations many of us made regarding…

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The Labour Party – A clearer & more informed angle…..by @parliamentview

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HIV Testing on a USB Stick!

Originally posted on LASS:
This USB stick can measure how much HIV is in the bloodstream. Scientists have developed a type of HIV test on a USB stick. The device, created by scientists at Imperial College London and DNA Electronics,…

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Secret DWP documents prove they silenced the media from running stories they didn’t approve of – Evolve Politics

Originally posted on Politics and Insights:
Following a 13 month battle, the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) have finally been forced to release secret documents illustrating the tactics they use to control and manipulate the media. The documents reveal…

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The lgbt brand. 

Originally posted on Pride Matters:
​ A while ago a relative of mine contacted me in distress, about a lady spitting on the ground in front of her. ?She was naturally disgusted with the act and made a comment, as…

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Sad news from DPAC

Originally posted on CarerWatch Blog:
It is with great sadness that we have to tell you one of our co-founders, Debbie Jolly has died following a short hospital stay. As disabled people everywhere we’ve lost a friend and advocate and…

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End of Life Conference – Advanced Care Planning

Originally posted on Which me am I today?:
Last Friday saw me at a very local conference – held at Beverley Race course, which is  10 minutes from my village – perfect venue😊 I’d been asked to attend by Janet…

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Dear DWP………

Originally posted on Which me am I today?:
The real impact on real people’s lives……….. Ok, so now you can smile, now you can place a tick against another statistic you’ve won, after all we are just a number to you…

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