My transition from good-for-nothing benefits scrounger to upstanding citizen is only a phone call away. Yes, for the last couple of months copywriting and content writing work was harder to find and I’ve been claiming Jobseeker’s...―
Over the weekend, hundreds of people protested over the bedroom tax and benefits cap at Lord Freud’s £1.9 million home and 20 disabled activists are staging a protest at Iain Duncan Smith’s country mansion in Buckinghamshire ...―
Quick drug testing reagents. ∙ Bills that would require recipients of public benefits such as welfare or unemployment benefits to submit to drug testing have advanced in three states. On Monday, an unemployment drug testing bill passed the...―
Welfare reform, my arse. Has Jim Royle parked his chair, feet ∙ up, telly on, in the corridors between the Treasury and the Department ∙ for Work and Pensions? Employing him as adviser can be the only ∙ explanation for the...―
The Wrath of Iain (Photo credit: Byzantine_K) ∙ Please sign the petition which calls for Iain Duncan Smith, the current Work and Pensions Secretary, to prove his claim of being able to live on £7.57 a day, or £53 a week. ...―
The central Tory mantra, which will reach a crescendo this weekend as the cascade of cuts kicks in, is that those on benefits are a millstone round the nation’s neck which cannot be afforded, and they should be made to work, with severe...―
The TUC believes that the lessons of the success of the Future Jobs Fund and the problems faced by the Work Programme provide strong arguments for the introduction of a job guarantee programme, initially limited to young people who have never been...―
There’s so many things about the Cyprus ‘bailout’ itself that are wrong that it is hard to know where to begin. There’s the bizarre differentiation, or rather lack of same, about the different rates that were part of the...―
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Hey Loveys, ∙ I come to you from my couch for the first time since last Wednesday ...