Remaining politically neutral during General Election 2024


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A disabled council worker who was "humiliated" by a boss wins compensation.

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TonyCH
TonyCH Community member Posts: 13 Listener
Seeing the BBC headline this morning made me think, 2022 and it still goes on! Will people ever be educated enough to understand we all have different needs.

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  • Cher_Alumni
    Cher_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 5,740 Disability Gamechanger
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    @TonyCH Hello there!

    I'd not heard this story, what a shocker. And yep it sums up that there's still a way to go for disablist attitudes to change.

    Here's a link to the BBC news article about it for those interested.
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    L_Volunteer Community Volunteer Adviser, Scope Member Posts: 7,983 Disability Gamechanger
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    Thanks for sharing this with us @TonyCH. Yes, it, unfortunately, does still go on.

    I wish, and hope, that one day people will understand that we all have different needs!

    Thanks @Cher_Scope for supplementing this thread with a link to the BBC news article  :)
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  • durhamjaide2001
    durhamjaide2001 Community Co-Production Group, Scope Member Posts: 11,128 Disability Gamechanger
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    Honestly some people are just nasty this is ridiculous 
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