Victory over robo-debt seems a little closer as a leaked email from the Department of Human Services has illuminated the problems within.
Despite evidence to the contrary, the government is pushing on with its plans with cashless welfare.
To Canberra, the average Newstart recipient is an object, a faceless mass to collectively demonise. But, if we look at the statistics, an individual comes into view.
The CEO of QANTAS loves to extol the virtues of corporate activism. There is a problem with that, twenty-three million of them.
The Panama Papers could have been a massive moment in history. However, the culture of tax havens, creative taxation and billionaires paying zero tax remains.
Canberra may be in love with the idea of cashless welfare, but after spending three months talking to those on it, a different story emerges.
I’ve been on both sides of the poverty line, and I can unequivocally state that this country’s welfare system needs to change its direction.