Reports and Campaigns
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10 April 2013
An advice worker explains what life on benefits is really like..
21 January 2013
Nearly a hundred people braved the cold on Saturday 12 January in Cardiff to protest against attempts to scapegoat benefit claimants
8 October 2012
Thousands of people demonstrated against the Con-Dem government as the Tory party conference started in Birmingham on Sunday. Vice president of the PCS union, John McInally, spoke at the demo rally
27 June 2012
Cuts are now predicted to last to 2020. But Prime Minister David Cameron's speech on Monday 25 June mapped out the depth of that on-going suffering. The speech included little detail but spells out misery...
20 July 2011
For those of us working in legal aid, the initial government Green Paper - Proposals for the Reform of Legal Aid in England and Wales - heralded a massive attack not only on our jobs, but also our clients, the welfare state and the principle of justice, writes Paul Heron.
7 April 2010
March to defend the welfare state
Saturday 10 April
Assemble 12 noon
Temple Place, Embankment
Rally 2pm Trafalgar Square
Supported by the National Pensioners' Convention and many national trade unions
18 February 2009
Labour's latest attacks on unemployment and disability benefits NEW LABOUR'S Welfare Reform Bill recently received its first reading in parliament. This bill will hit sick and disabled people and lone parents particularly hard but will also make life on benefits even...
26 May 2005
LABOUR'S REDUCED majority in their third term seems to have done nothing to curb their zeal for introducing anti-working-class, anti-democratic legislation...
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