Monthly Archives: July 2017

News From the Welfare Front, from Boycott Workfare to Universal Credit.

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News From the Welfare Front, from Boycott Workfare to Universal Credit.

Originally posted on Ipswich Unemployed Action.:
Boycott Workfare, the admirable campaign group against government schemes for unpaid work for the out-of-work, has resurfaced with a chapter in a book published by Pluto Press. A new book chapter using testimonies compiled…

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Why does it take the DWP so long to process sick notes? Why must people put up with such useless systems?

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Blair stopped Corbyn’s #deselection? No, he wanted ‘show-trials’

SKWAWKBOX Former Labour Chief Whip Hilary Armstrong has made a clumsy attempt in Saturday’s Guardian to guilt supporters of Jeremy Corbyn into abandoning hopes of democratically deselecting obstructive MPs – by claiming that Tony Blair saved the Labour leader from … Continue reading

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Watson considering picking up Dep Leader challenge gauntlet?

SKWAWKBOX As the SKWAWKBOX reported last week, Emily Thornberry is said to be moving closer to triggering a contest for the deputy leadership of the Labour Party after a rousing response to her outstanding performance at PMQs when she stood … Continue reading

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Tory MP calls police on serving firefighter who questions his expense claims

Originally posted on Pride's Purge:
Posted on Facebook: A serving firefighter, London fire Brigade: On Friday I went to see my local MP, Crispin Blunt to ask why he thought it appropriate to continue to vote for a 1%…

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Weekender: July 22, 2017

Originally posted on Theology Forum:
Weekender: 07/22/2017 Welcome to the weekend! Each week, we like to offer a few quick highlights from our week that we think will give you something worthwhile to think about over the weekend. Enjoy this…

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Has the election seen a change in attitudes towards Brexit? – UK in a changing Europe

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What is soft Brexit? – UK in a changing Europe

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