Economics
Newstart living akin to house arrest

Trying to survive on the Newstart allowance severely limits what a recipient can ...  
The unspoken crimes of the ASX — Part 4

Benjamin John Pauley this time focuses on media interference in the Australian ...  
25 reasons why the Coalition has failed the nation

There are many reasons why the Coalition has been politically inept. John Lord ...  
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 ...  
The unspoken crimes of the ASX — Part 3

Benjamin John Pauley reports on the unethical, self-interested conduct at the ...  
The scourge of neoliberal private-public finance

The intrusion of private finance in the public sphere has had disastrous consequ ...  
First they damage the economy, then they fudge the figures

It is bad enough that the Coalition is dismantling Australia’s economy piece by ...  
Come on, Bill and Richard, join the political revolution!

Bernie Sanders and Stephanie Kelton are strong role models for our own political ...  
Banking Royal Commission: CBA in the dock

Evan Jones gives a first-hand account of the CBA's time under the microscope during ...  
Iceland puts socialist policies to the test and wins

Iceland provides an intriguing case study as the socialism versus capitalism debate ...  
A response to MMT criticism

An online criticism of two articles published by the ABC on the modern monetary ...  
How to achieve a common good society

Successful societies should be built around a common good and we need to examine ...  
Mid-term neoliberal backlash for Macron in France

Nationwide unrest in France centres on widespread suspicion that Macron’s economy ...  
John Wren's week: Negative gearing and conservative political action

John Wren's weekly column takes a look at Labor's negative gearing policy, a new ...  
Australian politics for beginners: Part one

Stephen Williams gives us a breakdown of how the Liberal Party works and why it's ...  
Turnbull's final fantasies: Why they matter

Malcolm Turnbull’s much-anticipated Q&A interview last week was riddled with unt ...  
Aged care done dirt cheap

Aged care is shockingly letting out Australia's elderly, writes psychologist Lyn ...  
Big economic benefits for raising Newstart says Deloitte

Deloitte has put forward a report showing how increasing the Newstart allowance ...  
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