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The government wants death, depression and crime for people who are out of work

Reposted from Kate Belgrave A few thoughts as we kick into the year. Interviews from people who’ve been sanctioned at the end of the post: As you’ll no doubt have read, the work and pensions select committee meets this coming … Continue reading

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Police warn that ‘relentless’ bedroom tax is turning people into criminals

Reposted from Dash 24 Now even the police, normally silent supporters of the government, are saying what we’ve all been saying for some time. Police warn that relentless bedroom tax is pushing people into the arms of loans sharks The … Continue reading

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The police get the tools they want, Britain loses the liberties it holds dear

Reposted from Henry Porter in the Guardian. This article confirms for me a belief I have long held … that we are sleepwalking into a police state. The number of police CCTV cameras trained on Britain’s roads has almost doubled … Continue reading

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