March 22nd, 2019
Petition: Justice for Jodey Whiting. Independent inquiry into deaths linked to the DWP
We believe the death of Jodey Whiting in February 2017 was the latest avoidable tragedy to be caused by the failings of the Department for Work and Pensions. She took her life 15 days after her disability benefits were stopped for missing a Work Capability Assessment when she was seriously ill.Posted by Lee Kennedy on 22 Mar 2019, 19:05
The Guardian gave that new BBC2 series POSE five stars...Personally, I found it too glossy and bland. What with people getting AIDs, sweet teenagers booted by their families and forced to sleep on benches amongst the well-groomed junkies of Central Park, and all, it looked a bit too cheerful and Technicolour.
It reminded me a bit of FAME. Still, it could toughen up. We'll see...
I decided to spend the day 'in', after the park, to get on with the clear-up, at last. (Guess what?)
Hundreds of thousands to join 'Put It To The People' march demanding a final say on Brexit
Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to march on Parliament calling for the public to be given the final say on Brexit. Demonstrators will flood into the capital from across the country for the Put It To The People march in Parliament Square on Saturday. The number of marchers calling for a....Posted by Lee Kennedy on 22 Mar 2019, 23:23