[Marxism] Britain: Terminally ill face being forced to do work experience or lose their benefits

Stuart Munckton stuartmunckton at gmail.com
Wed Jan 15 18:30:53 MST 2014

Terminally ill people face being forced to work to keep their benefits
under draconian new Government plans, it was revealed yesterday.

Cancer patients who have more than six months to live could have to do work
experience or see their payments slashed under the scheme by Work and
Pensions Minister Iain Duncan Smith.

And unlike fit and healthy job seekers, there will be no limit on how long
those claiming Employment and Support Allowance are expected to work for


“Disobedience, in the eyes of anyone who has read history, is humanity’s
original virtue. It is through disobedience that progress has been made,
through disobedience and through rebellion.” — Oscar Wilde, Soul of Man
Under Socialism

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dummy?” — Jarvis Cocker

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