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Universal Credit guarantees poverty, hunger, debt, homelessness and despair. — The poor side of life

Dear readers, its Thursday again and for a change it’s a lovely warm and sunny day. This gives many of us a huge sense of relief because we won’t have to put any heating on. Today was a busy but quiet day. I know that this doesn’t make any sense to you, but its a […]

via Universal Credit guarantees poverty, hunger, debt, homelessness and despair. — The poor side of life

Flattening The Grass: the endpoint of Govianism

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Hubble telescope is sexist…. 🙄

https://twitter.com/Rugbymumno9/status/1080253729750876160?s=19

Visibility Invisibility

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The vulnerability of visibility…when being safe is to be invisible.

Sex

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Because 30years of professional research based practice and 137 dead women a day can’t be identified out of.

While women and all other vulnerable people continue to be abused and murdered in an unequal male owned global hierarchy built on millenia of power, caring for each other must come first.

When we rewrite society, everybody must be heard and everybody must be safe from abusers who abuse power.

When we can be sure we are all safe, we can all be whomever we wish.

Throwing vulnerable people away with their rights, is not progressive.

 

 

 

 

Short note to Andrew Kaveney and his posh whackadoodles

via Short note to Andrew Kaveney and his posh whackadoodles

HUNT DELAYS ACCOUNTABLE CARE…. Until Sara Woollaston MP and the Health Select Committee gives him the nod…

Check out @nhenews’s Tweet: https://twitter.com/nhenews/status/956133967895330818?s=09

Foucault and social media: life in a virtual panopticon

Living in a state of permanent internal and external  visibility.

We have created a real and virtual panopticon, it has become the state of our existence.

Did we mean to do this, or have we sleep walked into relentless perpetual unavoidable control by over-exposure?

Who writes the rules for this control?

Did Foucault forsee this and would he be shocked to know how we have skipped voluntarily into handing over our own locii of control?

 

This is the first instalment in a three-part series. Part 2. I tweet, therefore I become Part 3. The call of the crowd ———————————&…

Source: Foucault and social media: life in a virtual panopticon

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Disappointed Idealist

Ranting from the chalkface

Notes from the U.K.

Exploring the spidery corners of a culture and the weird stuff that tourist brochures ignore.

The poor side of life

Exposing the unfair treatment of jobseekers, the horrors of Universal Credit, unfair sanctions and heinous treatment of claimants at Ashton under Lyne Jobcentre.

radical wind

blowing through female outerspace

UK Human Rights Blog

1 Crown Office Row

mudhook

EAT THE APPLE, LOOK THROUGH THE TELESCOPE IN CORNWALL AND ELSEWHERE

pawprintsofthesoul

Thoughts and meanderings of a Medicine Woman

Same Difference

News, Views and Information For People With Disabilities

The IMPRESS Project

For the press - for the public

Leeds North West Constituency

Working hard for the people of Adel, Headingley, Otley, Weetwood, Wharfedale and Yeadon

Red Brick

The place for progressive housing policy debate.

Pride's Purge

an irreverent look at UK politics

Cornish studies resources

Cornwall: history, surnames and society, from Bernard Deacon

Last Chance Saloon

Articles expressing solidarity, and encouraging resistance in these torrid times.

juxtaposed

Subject to change.

Think Left

The purpose of Think Left is to present a view of politics from a left-wing perspective.

womeninthelabourmovement

Our movement must be a safe space for women

Disappointed Idealist

Ranting from the chalkface

Notes from the U.K.

Exploring the spidery corners of a culture and the weird stuff that tourist brochures ignore.

The poor side of life

Exposing the unfair treatment of jobseekers, the horrors of Universal Credit, unfair sanctions and heinous treatment of claimants at Ashton under Lyne Jobcentre.

radical wind

blowing through female outerspace

UK Human Rights Blog

1 Crown Office Row

mudhook

EAT THE APPLE, LOOK THROUGH THE TELESCOPE IN CORNWALL AND ELSEWHERE

pawprintsofthesoul

Thoughts and meanderings of a Medicine Woman

Same Difference

News, Views and Information For People With Disabilities

The IMPRESS Project

For the press - for the public

Leeds North West Constituency

Working hard for the people of Adel, Headingley, Otley, Weetwood, Wharfedale and Yeadon

Red Brick

The place for progressive housing policy debate.

Pride's Purge

an irreverent look at UK politics

Cornish studies resources

Cornwall: history, surnames and society, from Bernard Deacon

Last Chance Saloon

Articles expressing solidarity, and encouraging resistance in these torrid times.

juxtaposed

Subject to change.

Think Left

The purpose of Think Left is to present a view of politics from a left-wing perspective.

womeninthelabourmovement

Our movement must be a safe space for women