Tag Archives: Coalition Government


Reposted from Ripped off Britons In a bakery not far away there was a baker, who treated his customers extremely unequally. To some he gave plain buns, others spiced buns with candied fruit, and to others iced buns. He said … Continue reading

Posted in income inequality, wealth | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Where are you God?

I’m no poet, although my feet show it…they’re Longfellows Ha Ha I wrote this tonight in recognition of all the Indie bloggers out there who shine a light on what this government is doing. Happy New Year to you all … Continue reading

Posted in poetry | Tagged , | 3 Comments

Bad news on bedroom tax

An update on todays’ bedroom tax vote There’s no way to sugarcoat this, G: we just lost our parliamentary vote on the Bedroom Tax. Time and time again we’ve tried to get this cruel law scrapped — and every time … Continue reading

Posted in bedroom tax | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

Writing is on the bedroom wall for the Tories as they lose landmark vote

Reposted from Vox Political The Conservative Party has been humiliated in the first major Parliamentary vote since the summer recess – on a Private Member’s Bill to exempt disabled people from the Bedroom Tax. Liberal Democrat Andrew George’s Bill proposed … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 6 Comments

Fall in unemployment = number of people on sanctions

Reposted from Vox Political Excellent post from Mike Sivier at Vox Political about the drop in the unemployment figures that the BBC have been reguritating all day!  Read more here http://wp.me/p4Sru1-1YZ Now … do you remember, about a year ago, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Why is the coalition making a public spectacle of picking on the poor?

Reposted from The Guardian Society In the last year, nearly a million people had their benefits stopped and of those who appealed, 58% won their case. Photograph: Christopher Thomond for the Guardian We all know that the government’s plan to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

The Cost of Cameron

Reblogged from the Green Benches   The 100 worst failures of David Cameron’s Government from May 2010 to December 2013. (note all 100 points are evidenced. Click on the word “evidence” at the end of each point to reveal the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | 1 Comment