Paddy Manning writes his take on Newstart in the The MonthlyRead More
Economist Chris Richardson’s call to increase Newstarts covered by the mediaRead More
''It is time to discuss the development of a transparent, consistent process to determine welfare payments like Newstart, writes Fr Frank Brennan SJ.Read More
‘if we had to nominate the single standout fairness failure in Australia in 2018, it is undoubtedly our embarrassingly inadequate unemployment benefits.’Read More
'Sydney and Melbourne now outstrip London, New York, and Los Angeles for expensive housing.'
Brotherhood of St Laurence Executive Director, Conny Lenneberg, jobseeker Trish and Economist Roger Wilkins talk poverty on The Conversation Hour with Jon Faine.Read More
Jason Ball, 2017 Young Australian of the year for Victoria, advocated for the increase of the Newstart Allowance on ABC's The Drum.
“The rough rule of thumb is that 50 per cent of homeless adults started their experience of homelessness as children or teenagers”