Today, under Cameron, we are seeing no less than the end of the welfare state.
If you’re sick and disabled – even dying – there is simply no safety net any more in this country.
There are now numerous cases of terminally sick cancer patients being refused sickness benefit and will have to work or starve because they are supposedly ‘fit for work’.
We also have parents of child cancer patients having to rely on food banks because the Cameron government decided being a carer means you will get no help from our increasingly non-existent welfare state:
Another example of a victim of the Cameron government’s slashing of help and support for the sick, disabled and dying was Chris Smith, a plumber from Leicester with terminal cancer who sadly died recently:
And in more a recent case, a young woman with end-stage organ failure has been told she doesn’t qualify for help either. Read her full story here.
Meanwhile, MPs are complaining about having to pay 4 quid for a posh venison pie in their taxpayer subsidised staff restaurant in the House of Commons.