Jeremy Poxon of the Australian Unemployed Workers’ Union (AUWU) talks about the harsh realities that welfare recipients face, and why those in power do not seem to care.
Again, the nation’s poor, the “dole bludgers” have been outed by the media. The problem is that they’re actually not the problem.
In order to combat youth unemployment, the Government has recently rolled out its PaTH program. A scheme which raises more questions than it answers.
Last week something important was achieved by the Government, but it passed without discussion. It’s not that I blame the left, maybe they’re just hard-wired to pick fault.
A Harvard University study declared job loss the biggest factor in divorce. Here’s what our resident relationship counsellor makes of the findings.
It’s been put best as “you gave us your time, now we are giving you ours.” But how do you adapt when you’re forced into retirement too early?
I recently attended an interview for a job to which I was deemed unsuitable. Perhaps it was because of my age, or my proper amount of limbs.
Having endured the shock of losing my career and registering with Centrelink, I decided to chart the first steps of my experience.
Now that Smokin’ Joe has left the ring, we want to know: between Joe Hockey and Wayne Swan, who was the better Treasurer? Rob Idol explains.
With Tony Abbott hailing his solution to the employment problem, Jordan King-Lacroix outlines the subtler points of his genius JobShare scheme.
TBS Editor Mathew Mackie offers a political view on an area of his expertise, unemployment, and his experience with Work for the Dole.
Michael Burrill returns for this week’s Current Affairs Wrap, bringing us Tony Abbott in Baghdad, Charlie Hebdo, Nauru and unemployment.
Governments love stats, with the unemployment rate among their favourites (depending on how high or low it is), but Conrad Liveris ain’t fooled by the numbers either way…