Religious fundamentalist homophobe appointed to DWP

The Prime Minister, in keeping with his total lack of judgement and moral compass, has appointed Stephen Crabb as Secretary of State for Work & Pensions – a gentleman who barely qualifies as human, let alone fit for office. Whilst ensuring that tax payers paid thousands of pounds for the new windows on his swanky flat (triple glazing is all […]

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England – The Only Non-Progressive Country of the Home Nations

With barely six days to go before the Independent Living Fund is scrapped, Corrie stars tell us why they back the campaign to save the Independent Living Fund. Someone once said: “The test of a good society is you look after the elderly, the frail, the vulnerable, the poorest in our society and that test is even more important in […]

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Ending Workfare – aka State Mandated Slavery

Workfare is, unfortunately, anything but fair. Workfare is a catch-all used to describe government sanctioned schemes that require benefit claimants to do unpaid work in return for their benefits – in many cases unpaid work for profit-making, private sector companies. The Tories say that Workfare is not compulsory – the reason they give is that if benefit claimants do not […]

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Real Benefits Street

Given the fact that the ultra controversial ‘Benefits Street’ starts again on Channel 4 on Monday, it’s also time for reflection what the ‘Real Benefits Street’ looks like. This of course would never make it on to TV, as it’s not a popular view that the majority of benefits claimants are in desperate need – it suits the governments political […]

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