I still don’t want to live this life – the real world 2 months #afterESA

Today marks the point of no return for many disabled and ill people. An estimated 40,000 – 100,000 of those in our community who have worked will lose our Contributory Employment Support Allowance (ESA)  thanks to the new one year time limit railroaded through Parliament as part of the recent welfare reforms.

I’m one of them. Continue reading

#CreativeCrip in the media: “Technical Difficulties” radio show 9th March 2012

Last Friday, 9th March 2012, I was one of several guests on Tim Abbott’s Resonance FM radio show “Technical Difficulties”

The topics under discussion were #BenefitsCamp (including the winning project by my team)  – and my fledgling Rise Up UK  DPULO / SocEnt Rise Up UK!  (last ten minutes of the programme).

You can listen to the podcast at http://podcasts.resonancefm.com/archives/8553

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