Category Archives: Disability rights

Day of Action – Tuesday 6th September: NO MORE WELFARE DEATHS!

DAY OF ACTION: NO MORE WELFARE DEATHS! Tuesday 6th September 12 noon Crown House Upper North Street During its last term in office, the Labour government introduced the Work Capability Assessment, administered by infamous poverty pimps Atos. It was supposedly … Continue reading

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National Day of Action Against PIP

Personal Independence Payment (PIP) is the replacement for Disability Living Allowance (DLA).   DLA was intended to provide support for the extra costs of being disabled, enabling disabled people to live a life on more even terms with non-disabled people. The … Continue reading

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National Day of Action Against Pinnacle People – Friday 18th September

Hold a local picket London (action by Kilburn Unemployed Workers) Basildon Brighouse Brighton (action by Brighton Benefits Campaign) Bristol – Central Bristol – Windmill Hill City Farm Bury Chelmsford Chippenham Dewsbury Gravesend Hastings Hounslow Leeds Manchester Nottingham Ramsgate Salisbury Sheerness … Continue reading

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Day of Action Against Pinnacle People – Friday 18th September

Why are we taking action against Pinnacle People? Following drastic changes to the social security system introduced since 2009, sick and disabled people have faced a harsh test – the Work  Capability Assessment – designed to throw them off benefits … Continue reading

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Day of Action Against Maximus and the Work Capability Assessment!

PLUS SPECIAL READING OF OUR FAMOUS PANTOMIME ‘DICK WHITTINGTON AND HIS WORK CAPABILITY ASSESSMENT, OR THE COMPUTER SAYS NO’ ! A national day of action has been called on Monday 2nd March against Maximus, the private company which is taking … Continue reading

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