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Benefits a safety net, not a reward for being good


At the time of posting over 219,000 people in the UK have signed an e-petition requesting that the Government withdraws benefits from any of the rioters who have been convicted for offences committed in London in recent weeks. The threshold for the Government to consider … Continue reading

Posted in Parliament and Democracy, UK Riots in August 2011 | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments