SPUC rebuts UK govt claim to be world-leader for disabled people
22 May 2012
SPUC has rebutted a claim made the UK government that it is a world-leader for disabled people.
The Twitter account of the British embassy to the Holy See tweeted: "The UK is a world leader in the way it responds to disability, both as society but also at government level." SPUC responded by tweeting: "Wrong. [The] UK aborts disabled babies up to birth; kills disabled children at [the] embryonic stage [and] kills [the] mentally incapacitated. [Twitter, 21 May]