I, Daniel Blake Director Ken Loach – Screenwriter Paul Laverty I do not normally go to cinemas, I would rather watch a film at home, but I made an exception to go to see I, Daniel Blake which won the prestigious Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival in France earlier this year. I, Daniel …

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The UN Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities┬ásaid a range of measures introduced in the UK since 2010, including the bedroom tax and cuts to disability benefits and social care budgets, had disproportionately and adversely affected disabled people. Persons with disabilities have been regularly portrayed negatively as being dependent or making a living …

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“As power over disability benefits come to this parliament we will make sure we build a social security system that treats people, particularly our disabled people, with dignity and the respect that they deserve.” Nicola Sturgeon – First Minister of Scotland