This thought-provoking post by The Secret Barrister lays bare the cynical manipulation of government finances under this new Tory Leadership which seems to be throwing around unimaginable sums of public money as if the magic money tree had been hit by a blonde wigged hurricane.
I find myself inspired from an unlikely source, Frankie Boyle's New World Order actually makes me think and the thoughts are disturbing. Read on...
Domestic violence is a cancer which runs through many of the millions of poor and less well educated people of this country. Most have experienced it either first hand or living in a family where it has happened.
https://inews.co.uk/news/real-life/victim-of-violent-sex-attack-who-was-left-incontinent-has-lifelong-disability-benefits-taken-away-by-government/ A woman who suffered a horrific sex attack which left her with severe incontinence issues had her Personal Living Allowance removed when a DWP assessor decided her disability wasn't severe enough. Give me strength!
Here's what US lobbyists want Donald Trump to get from a trade deal. Big firms want Donald Trump to play hard ball over the NHS, food quality and consumer rights.
SOURCE: HuffPost http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/us-lobbyists-brexit_uk_5c5b26c6e4b00187b5579f64?ncid=other_email_o63gt2jcad4&utm_campaign=share_email
This appears to be a good idea, removing housing benefit for council house tenants with houses bigger than they need. Until, that is, you look into the detail...