GPs: for us or against us?

Pulse, the magazine for GPs, has written that, "GPs warn the system for assessing whether people are too sick to work is becoming...

Subsidiarity and the UBI vs UBS debate

This post is a response to Simon Duffy’s critique of a debate between Barb Johnson (from Basic Income UK) and Anna Coote (from New...

Where does all the money go?

I haven’t blogged in a while, though I’ve been meaning to. I’ve been meaning to write about the unexpected expenditures that make a big...

Consequences of cuts 2010-2018

I wanted to find data on the consequences of Conservative cuts since 2010, in the hope that I might remember some of them to use in...

UC budgeting nightmares

I logged in to my UC journal today to see where DWP-UC is up to with paying me the right amount of money. They’ve made one correction –...

PIP appeal – overprepared fraud?

I had a PIP appeal today. I’ve been waiting for it for ten months. I don’t think it went well. There are some points in my favour: the...

Some good news – I think

I’ve received some good news. My UC journal today had an letter added to it saying that they have decided that I have limited capability...