The Peoples Government ( a sort of “fantasy football” of politics)

Had to Share this – just because xxx

The lovely wibbly wobbly old lady

What would your alternative government look like?
For a bit of fun, I decided to put together my ideal cabinet and call it the peoples government, along with my reasons for choosing those individuals.
Cabinet of the Peoples Government
Portfolio Minister
Cabinet ministers
Prime Minister
First Lord of the Treasury
Minister for the Civil Service
The Rt Hon.Glenda JacksonMP
Chancellor of the Exchequer
First Secretary of State
The Rt Hon. Mike Sivier MP
Secretary of State for the Home Department The Rt Hon. Jayne Linney  MP
Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs The Rt Hon. Tom Pride MP
Secretary of State for Defence The Rt Hon. Johnny Void MP
Secretary of State for Justice
Lord Chancellor
The Rt. Hon. Nick Dilnot MP
Chief Whip (Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasury) Jonathan Bartley MP
Secretary of State for Education The Rt Hon. Tristan Hunt MP
Leader…

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What NOW? #TogetherWeCan

There’s seemingly no end of blogs about WHY the Tories ended up back in Government; there also many many posts on social media discussing how disabled people are going to survive when the next round of Welfare Cuts come in; here’s my view…

At the time of writing we don’t yet know Who will be the Work & Pensions Minister, we do now that #McVey, in maybe the only good news of the election, being deselected won’t be there, and Mark Harper has gone as the Minister for disabled people but as for the others, we’ll have to wait?  What I believe is no matter WHO fills their seats (and that of #IDS of course) things will not get any better.

I was SICK of the whole Carbuncle of Welfare Reform before May 7 – now we await with trepidation the announcements of the next round of proposed £12Million of Cuts; we’ve already read of the possible taxation of disabled benefits and making it harder for sick people to claim state aid by introducing “stricter” fit-for-work tests and/or tighter limits on eligibility, what’s next remains as yet unknown.

What I am convinced of is it is time now for ALL of us affected by the discriminatory actions of the Tories, to come together and Fight Back in Unity; we must ensure that whatever campaigns, petitions, demos etc work collectively to complement each other in the Battle for Survival under a Tory Government.

I believe it is time to TALK, for disabled organisations, social media groups, local projects etc, to communicate and work collaboratively; I’m not suggesting we all have to use the same approaches or methods but…we DO have to ensure we support the campaigns of others. Imagine if every Demo was coordinated across the UK – just as we did with ATOS? We KNOW this works and this is why I’m pleading with ALL groups leaders to do this; think -TOGETHER  a petition with ELEVEN MILLION signatures could Not be Ignored?

Then consider what would happen if WE worked with all other discriminated Groups – We’d be Unstoppable

What do you think??        #TogetherWeCan