Been a busy few days here at United Disabled Resistance Movement
The welfare and work reform Bill has terrified those of us who are once again being targeted by the harsh ‘its better to work’ rhetoric when we are never ever going to be fit for work. It has been soul destroying knowing we are at the mercy of people who will never understand the diversity of the label disabled. Feeling powerless, helpless and hopeless some of us decided we would leave our mark on the government by sharing our very emotional and personal stories, about how we became disabled, what we go through daily being disabled, the painful treatments we endure, the side effects of these treatment, how Welfare reform over the last 5 years has impacted us, and what potentially this new reform will do to us.
It has not been easy, but for anyone out there who…
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