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Recession hurts, Austerity kills. Interesting piece.

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Dawndonna Thu 16-May-13 09:46:05

Guardian article

bubblesinthesky Thu 16-May-13 12:49:29

the link does not work

Dawndonna Thu 16-May-13 17:44:05

tries again
Seems to work. Apologies for the first one.

edam Thu 16-May-13 22:54:29

He's quite right. The facts are clear - poverty kills. It's unbelievable that in Europe in the 21st century there are people suffering because they can't get the medicine they need. In Greece, ffs, the birthplace of democracy.

boxershorts Fri 17-May-13 12:30:42

Clearly extreme poverty will drive some people over the edge; especially if they are struggling before the bedroom tax came along.
The Coalition seem to say little which is of any comfort to the poor.

The benfit interviews are even terryfying some disabled peoplSee BBC1 TV NEWS (last night 16th)

The Coalition will do almost anything to try and win

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