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Coming up:

Behind the Headlines: Tories' Cancer Drugs Fund Exposed as Rip-Off

Today’s headline is that the Cancer Drugs Fund, which was announced by the Tories in 2010 and ran until 2016, was a ‘huge waste of money’. The Annals of Oncology journal has published a...

Loud Poets at Chats Palace

Having gigged with them at last year's Edinburgh Festival, Janine reunites with the Loud Poets for two nights on her manor in Hackney.

Venue: Chats Palace, 42-44 Brooksbys Walk, London E9 6DF.

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Loud Poets at Chat's Palace

Having gigged with them at last year's Edinburgh Festival, Janine reunites with the Loud Poets for two nights on her manor in Hackney.

Venue: Chats Palace, 42-44 Brooksbys Walk, London E9 6DF.

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Poetry at Wordspace, Leeds

A short slot of poetry from Janine at this poetry evening in Horsforth

Venue: The Hop Shack, 135 New Road Side, Leeds LS18 4QD

The Daily Mail Guide to Recognising Wildfowl

Swans are 'majestic', the monarch owns them
Geese on the other...

Back at Bart's

Today I was back at Bart's for my radiotherapy follow-up appointment, to check how I coped with the treatment and any problems I have had since. The appointment can be summarised thus: Hi. How are you? Show us your boob. Oh, that looks great. See...

Autism and 'virtual reality'

I am quoted about autism and my sensory experiences in this article on The Independent's website.

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Mind the Gap: Cancer and Class

... or 'The Lumpen Proletariat' ...

Over recent decades, UK cancer death rates have fallen significantly. ...

Reading TUC May Day Rally and March

Janine performs poetry at Reading Trades Council's celebration of workers' day.

Facebook event here.

Marxism and Autism: matters arising

Some notes from recent discussions on Marxism and autism (two meetings and some online exchanges):

  • There is a capitalist market in products aimed at autistic people and their families. These range from useful resources through to fake...

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