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(not satire – believe it or not – it’s the UK today!)

Another one to add to my growing collection of news headlines that look like satire but aren’t.

A private company which is being paid millions of taxpayers’ money by the coalition government to supposedly help unemployed people get back to work is preventing people from ….. getting back to work!

This from local newspaper the Cumbernauld News:

I’m not allowed to look for work

This is not the first time Triage has been in the news for all the wrong reasons.

This is from the Daily Record last January:

Fury as taxpayer-funded firm are accused of insulting sick and disabled clients on regular basis

Another example of Cameron’s so-called Big Society?

Or as I like to call it – ‘TOFFS paying SPIVS to rip off PLEBS


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The single killer question from ATOS that drove a woman to suicide

Let’s be clear – Tory and Lib Dem MPs have decided terminally ill patients should work or starve

Jobseeker’s benefits stopped as punishment for looking for too many jobs!

Iain Duncan Smith bullied aide to tears over his expenses claims for – underwear!

One-legged man accused of benefit fraud after DWP examined wrong leg (not satire!)

Iain Duncan Smith and Universal Credit – a case of a tool blaming his workmen?

Throat cancer victim – “this is not the England they fought and died for!”

The government has finally done something so outrageous even I can’t be bothered to satirise it

Iain Duncan Smith claims he could live on 53 pounds of human flesh a week

UK pulls out of 2016 Paralympics after ATOS declares no disabled in UK

ATOS declare Richard III fit for work

ATOS to reduce ‘fit for work’ test to one question: “Are you alive?”


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