I don’t care what anyone’s religion is. I don’t care if they are not religious. I don’t care what colour anyone is. I don’t care what their nationality is. I don’t care what their sexuality is. I don’t care if they have two heads and are called Noddy.   When I was young I …

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There are currently 3.7 million children living in poverty in the UK. That’s over a quarter of all children. 1.7 million of these children are living in severe poverty.   The UK is now one of the most unequal countries in the developed world.   Captain SKA – Liar Liar GE2017 All money spent on …

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  Get Safe Online is the UK’s leading source of unbiased, factual and easy-to-understand information on online safety.   The GSO website is a unique resource providing practical advice on how to protect yourself, your computers, mobile devices and your business against fraud, identity theft, viruses and many other problems encountered online. It contains guidance on many …

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BY JOHN PRING ON SEPTEMBER 11, 2015 Listen The United Nations is carrying out an unprecedented inquiry into “systematic and grave violations” of disabled people’s human rights by the UK government, Disability News Service (DNS) can finally confirm. DNS revealed last August that the UK appeared to have become the first country to face a …

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Independence would carry the potential to galvanise progressive movements across the rest of the UK “If Scotland becomes independent, it will be despite the efforts of almost the entire UK establishment. It will be because social media has defeated the corporate media. It will be a victory for citizens over the Westminster machine, for shoes …

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Human trafficking is the movement of a person from one place to another into conditions of exploitation, using deception, coercion, the abuse of power or the abuse of someone’s vulnerability. It is possible to be a victim of trafficking even if your consent has been given to being moved. Although human trafficking often involves an …

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War on Want Fighting Global Poverty    Thursday 5 June at Western Terrace, Excel Centre, 1pm (Google Map) Closest public transport: Royal Victoria Dock, 1 Western Gateway, London E16 1XL Join us for a protest at the G4S shareholders meeting.  While it continues to make billions from human rights abuses and privatisation, it’s not all …

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People are handing meals back to food banks because they cannot afford the fuel to cook the food. A charity working with a food bank in Clydebank will reveal the dire state of the welfare crisis when it gives evidence to the Scottish Parliament’s Welfare Reform Committee tomorrow. Oxfam – more usually associated with third …

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