Does the New Welfare Bill Ignore the Reality of Disabilities?

In her article Welfare bill ignores reality of disability in the Guardian, Kaliya Franklin brings to our attention the proposed changes in the welfare reform bill, in particular the intention of replacing the currently existing disability living allowance (DLA) with a personal independence payment (PIP). Read Franklin’s article here. Are her worries justified? Tell us what YOU think.

*thanks to Kirsty Lididard for bringing this article to our attention

Photo: M. Kremakova (Idle Ethnographer)


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