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Next ILF Protest – this Friday 4th of July – join us Independent Living Day Party and Picnic 4th July Opposition Debate House of Commons 30th June 2014: John McDonnell (Hayes and Harlington) (Lab): “The motion refers largely to the work capability assessment and the personal independence payment, but it also refers to the disarray […]
[Reblogged from the Accidental Anarchist with thanks] We love you DPAC #Occupywestminster #SaveILF Posted on June 29, 2014 A few months ago I was invited by DPAC ( Disabled People Against the Cuts) to get involved with a protest about the Independent Living fund which is due to be cut. With out this living fund […]
Disabled people occupy Westminster Abbey grounds in protest at Independent Living Fund closure #saveILF pic.twitter.com/qsUZpPes1j — Unite the union (@unitetheunion) June 28, 2014 Is there anything more scary than a few disabled people under a gazebo? Met police don’t think so. #saveILF http://t.co/kFIS8WSqGc — Peter Smith (@Redpeter99) June 29, 2014 Occupy Westminster/Save ILF – Full […]
[Reblogged from http://www.katebelgrave.com/2014/06/no-god-here-just-heavy-police-at-the-westminster-abbey-saveilf-protest/ With thanks to Kate Belgrave (@hangbitch)] A lot more to video to come – here’s a starter. Went with Disabled People Against Cuts to the blockade of Westminster Abbey today as severely disabled people continued ther fight to save the Independent Living Fund. The ILF is a fund that severely disabled people […]
The leadership of the Church of England showed themselves to have the morals of sewer rats today after hundreds of police were drafted in to prevent a peaceful protest by disabled campaigners. A protest was taking place in the grounds of Westminster Abbey, where Disabled People Against Cuts, backed by Occupy and UK Uncut, intended […]
Press release Disabled people occupy Westminster in protest against Government attacks Disabled people and supporters opposing the closure of the Independent Living Fund (1) have occupied a site opposite Parliament in protest against government attacks on disabled people’s right to live in the community freely and with dignity. At 4pm a group of around 100 […]