Employment
Newstart living akin to house arrest

Trying to survive on the Newstart allowance severely limits what a recipient can ...  
Neoliberalism, the ALP and the full death rattle Morrison Government

If they win power in 2019, will the Labor Party be any better than this full death ...  
Big economic benefits for raising Newstart says Deloitte

Deloitte has put forward a report showing how increasing the Newstart allowance ...  
Dole bludgers and other urban myths

It's time to put the dole bludger myth to bed and focus on helping young people ...  
The MMT government job guarantee

The modern monetary theory can also offer a solution to the nation's unemployment ...  
BRENDAN O'CONNOR: Australia has a wages problem

The Coalition is still working on the discredited theory of trickle-down economics ...  
Are Australian labour hire companies exploiting vulnerable workers?

All over Australia labour-hire companies are big business, hiring mainly casual and ...  
Work for the dole — a punishing reality for jobseekers

While the Work for the Dole program has good intentions, it is laden with problems ...  
Will the #AgedCareRC help us value the elderly?

As the Aged Care Royal Commission begins, it is important that broader socio-po ...  
Comcare: How our workplaces ostracise sexual harassment victims

Luke Williams exposes Australia’s failing complaint systems, services and legal ...  
Australia's unemployment: It's worse than you're being told

When it comes to jobs in a global context, Australia's missing out. Alan Austin ...  
DUNCAN STORRAR: The insidious consequences of disability pension cuts

Duncan Storrar explains the cruel cycle of poverty and devastation being inflicted ...  
Commonwealth Employment Service: The pitfalls of privatisation

Darren Rexter examines the ways in which the privatisation of the Commonwealth ...  
Facing the facts: Hundreds of thousands homeless and unemployed

Gerry Georgatos reveals the unemployment and homeless rates in Australia that ...  
How the Liberals directly control news media narratives

It is common knowledge that Melbourne's Herald Sun is a Liberal Party front, but ...  
Michaelia Cash slut shames young women: Jobs minister bully — go now!

A jobs and innovation minister who engages in the sexist bullying of young staff ...  
Turnbull's new 'Keep Australia working' mantra just doesn't add up

The Coalition's catch phrases are all about creating more and better jobs for ...  
Australian universities must eschew narrow fixation on jobs

Universities are trying to produce graduates with the skills employers need now and ...  
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