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DWP To Start Planned Legacy Claimants Migration To Universal Credit

Originally posted on The poor side of life:
With much celebration yesterday evening the DWP announced that their plans to start migrating people from all legacy benefits to Universal Credit (UC) with a commencement date being May 9th. Their target…

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Reaching the Tipping Point

Originally posted on rebel notes:
I left the Labour Party today. I have cancelled my direct debit to a Party that since April 2020 has been waging a full scale war, not on the most dangerous right-wing government I have…

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Tories plan to strip holiday pay, workers’ rights, employer pension contributions after Brexit

Originally posted on Pride's Purge:
? Why is Theresa May’s former-Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab – and other top Tories – so hell-bent on a hard Brexit? In 2011, Raab said in a policy paper for the rabidly right-wing think-tank the Centre for Policy Studies that…

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Group JobCentre Sessions Leave Jobseekers Feeling Abandoned

Originally posted on Same Difference:
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DIRTY TRICKS: Lib Dem Nick Clegg staffer claims to have left LABOUR over anti-semitism

Originally posted on Pride's Purge:
A touching tweet and heartfelt blogpost from a Douglas Dowell about how he has left the Labour Party because of anti-semitism has been shared extensively on social media: In the blogpost, Mr Dowell talks…

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Open Letter to the National Executive Committee of the Labour Party

Originally posted on Open Letter to the Labour Party NEC:
Labour Party members: please add your full name and CLP in the form at the end of this post to have your signature added to the letter. The list will…

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New-party plan really is “cowards’ coup”. Here’s the plan – and a Labour response

Originally posted on SKWAWKBOX fallback:
Cowardly plotters The SKWAWKBOX warned at the weekend that the next anti-Corbyn coup was already underway – and showed yesterday that it is a ‘coup of cowardice’, with right-wing malcontents attempting to inflict maximum damage…

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Russia: pro-Putin PR organisation was created by Tory Party donors and “approved” by David Cameron

Originally posted on Pride's Purge:
A 2013 article on the website of Russian State News Agency TASS claims that not long after a close friend of Vladimir Putin, Vasily Shestakov met David Cameron at a Tory Party fundraiser, the former Tory leader “approved” of…

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Department For Education Blocks Mandatory Reporting Of Abuse – And Survivors From Suing Councils

Originally posted on Researching Reform:
In a predictable move, government ministers have shut down the idea of implementing legislation that would make it compulsory for child welfare professionals to report suspected child abuse, after reviewing a consultation on the issue.…

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Universal Credit journey so far….

Originally posted on #LeftyInABusinessSchool:
It has been one week since I was told I would have to go through Universal Credit (UC) to claim Statutory Sick Pay for my fractured ankle. This is due to being a ‘low earner’ from…

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