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Heartless Abbott snubs Pararoos and disabled 12-year-old girl

Tony Abbott exhibits callous disregard and gross disrespect to a young partially blind soccer ...  
Unchristian Kevin Andrews and his deadly DSP changes

Disability support pensioner Cathy McQueen says DSP changes foreshadowed by Kevin Andrews and the ...  
DSP recipients aren't relaxing in a hammock, Eric

On Q&A in February, disability support pension recipient Daniel Turner questioned Eric Abetz about ...  
No country for old men — or women

The WHO estimates that by mid-century, two billion people will be over 60 years old — but rather ...  
The Andrews announcement

Bob Ellis reflects on Kevin Andrews’ announcement today that public support for underprivileged ...  
Conservatives plan to redefine disability

After 107 days, the mean-spirited conservatives have decided to redefine “disability” writes ...  
Why Australia needs the NDIS

  New disability sector worker Madam Butterfly explains why, as “…a nation, we ...  
NSW police protects alleged Tweed Heads paedophile ring

In 2004, concerned parent and whistleblower Fiona Barnett became determined to end teacher Gary ...  
Giving Gonski and the NDIS a progressive critique

If Gonski and the NDIS were proposed by the Coalition then they would come under far greater ...  
Education reforms far from Gonski

  The Gonski reforms are a once in a generation opportunity to change to the way school ...  
Iron Man and Cameron: the feel good story of the year

We’re only a few days into the new year and it feels like all we have heard is bad news; well ...  
Australia needs NDIS now

The NDIS is well overdue and the money must be found to enable our most vulnerable to be cared for ...  
Sacked Metro chief tries to gag blind woman

The sacked CEO of Britain's bankrupt Metronet has somehow washed up as head of Melbourne's Metro ...  
Autistic children lose educational assistance in Victoria

  Changes to the Victorian State Government’s program for students with disabilities ...  
NSW Government misses the bus

Question: Which Government straps disabled kids into makeshift chairs in the back of station ...  

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