The 12th Invest in ME Conference, Part 1
OverTheHills presents the first article in a series of three about the recent 12th Invest In ME international Conference (IIMEC12) in London.
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Blog on HuffPost: What Labour’s Success Means [mentions Jen Brea & Unrest]

Discussion in 'General ME/CFS News' started by AndyPR, Jun 13, 2017.

  1. AndyPR

    AndyPR RIP PR :'(

    Blog post by Dr Simon Duffy, Director of the Centre for Welfare Reform.

    http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/dr-simon-duffy/labour-general-election_b_17039886.html

    Centre for Welfare Reform Facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/centreforwelfarereform/
     
  2. Sean

    Sean Senior Member

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    And worse. To the point of straight abuse, including from 'expert caring professionals'.
     
  3. aaron_c

    aaron_c Senior Member

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    This is great! Most of the article is about how the UK has not done anything to address poverty....yet here we are with a full paragraph and link to a youtube video previewing Unrest. Optimistically we could be becoming a well-known cause, one that people mention any time they want to illustrate how messed up the UK government and social services are. That would pretty much guarantee big changes with the next incoming government.

    Or maybe the author of the piece has a personal connection to ME/CFS. I'm probably being over-optimistic. But I'll take what I can get ;).
     
  4. HowToEscape?

    HowToEscape? Senior Member

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    Well, I hope we do not become identified with one of another political faction. Politics is always and ever about perception, medicine at least should be about truth.
     
  5. NelliePledge

    NelliePledge plodder

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    politics is not just about parties and factions every charity and organisation that is lobbying for more resources is engaged in political action

    if you want change you have to engage in political action
     
    Ritto, SamanthaJ, Sean and 4 others like this.

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