Scandal-hit outsourcing contract brought back in-house
Friday 21st Oct 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
DISABLED activists blocked a tramline in Birmingham yesterday as Disabled People Against Cuts (DPAC) mounted its day of action outside the Conservative Party conference.
Campaigner Sarah Hatch told the Star that the disability rights group had blocked the line near Snow Hill station...
Tuesday 4th Oct 2016
The Paralympics are a perfect time to raise awareness of attacks on disabled people’s rights, says DEBBIE JOLLY
Tuesday 30th Aug 2016
posted by Morning Star in Features
ACTION to reduce the employment gap between disabled and non-disabled people has been “woeful and inadequate,” according to a report into the reform of incapacity benefits released yesterday.
The gap has jumped up by six points to 34 per cent since the Tories won a majority...
Thursday 28th Jul 2016
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
DISABILITY rights campaigners fiercely criticised the police yesterday for allegedly leaving a mentally ill 11-year-old girl in a cell alone for 60 hours, writes Lamiat Sabin.
Disabled People Against Cuts co-founder Linda Burnip told the Star that officers must call in medics and duty...
Friday 10th Jun 2016
EXCLUSIVE: I, Daniel Blake actor Kate Rutter on why Ken Loach’s film will pave the way for a fightback
Tuesday 24th May 2016
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
Disabled activists protest in streets against deadly cuts to their benefits planned by Crabb
Friday 20th May 2016
posted by Joana Ramiro in Britain
Sarah Hatch - London Disabled People Against Cuts
I WILL be joining the demonstration because so much is under attack and this is a chance to say that we oppose all of it.
It is about saying we will resist all cuts to services, to our NHS, to the support that...
Saturday 16th Apr 2016
Angry disabled activists take on Osborne’s vicious attacks on the vulnerable
Thursday 24th Mar 2016
by Luke James and Peter Lazenby
DISABLED people will gather at Parliament today to demand George Osborne’s resignation and a full reversal of benefit cuts that have “driven people to death.”
Disabled People Against Cuts (DPAC) has...
Wednesday 23rd Mar 2016