In the UK it's legal* to punch someone really hard in the leg. If they've facing you, you can shout "dead leg" to give them a sporting chance. If they don't make their escape, pow, punch them in the leg.
(* it's not in any way legal and is in fact highly illegal)
Long covid and ME/CFS article, british medical institutional ableism
Monbiot gets bother from PACE trial author Michael Sharpe, who is doubling down on a biopsychosocial model of ME/CFS and is now applying the same model to long covid (which is likely itself to be ME/CFS). Monbiot is right to draw attention to the malpractice of the PACE trial, particularly to its close association with the DWP. An epidemic of Long covid is going to draw a backlash from the DWP et al.
Pretending to people that I'm very small by being regular sized and playing a bass harmonica while I walk down the street.
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