11 July 2016

There' s been a lot in the news lately. Its' all been about 'brexit' and the outcomes and consequences.
But what else has been happening?
Anything?

 

Quite a bit, as it happens...
 

 

Union  and EU flags painted on brick wall

1. Austerity policies breach the UK’s human rights obligations
Read more here

2. Child poverty has spiked
Read more here

3. Delayed state pension for hundreds of thousands of women
Visit 'Women Against State Pension Inequality' Facebook page to find out more 

4. Children with mental health problems are being denied treatment
Read more here

5. The DWP is delaying the release of benefit death reports (again)
Read more here

The original inspiration for this post came from articles in th eGuardian and in the Daily Mirror.
We've used some different links in the headings above; there are more links in the original articles

Read  the Guardian article here     and read    the Daily Mirror article here

Don't forget, the government of the UK, leaderless though it might be, is still a Consrvative government and

still pursuing the austerity policies that caused the problems that thousands of brexit voters thought an 'out' vote would solve.

 

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