Economics
How to discuss population growth without the racism

With Australia now returning to its pre-COVID population growth, people are asking how much ...  
Rapid Antigen Test scandal reveals Morrison's cruelty

While many countries have offered free testing kits, the Liberal Government is determined to serve ...  
Debunking the myth that the Coalition are good economic managers

The mainstream media is pushing hard for the fiction that the Coalition competently manages the ...  
Coalition misleads with claim financial watchdog works well

The Coalition would have us believe that Australia's financial ombudsman is on the money, but it's ...  
Government's COVID Christmas plan was capitalism at its worst

The Federal Government's plan to get people back out and spending over Christmas has worsened the ...  
Time for a plebiscite on Big Australia

With a federal election looming, it's worth raising the question to the Australian people whether ...  
How the Government could shape the 2022 digital economy

As our technological landscape continues to adapt to the pandemic, Paul Budde makes some predic ...  
Great power rivalry: The Cold War returns

The economic crisis of capitalism and the return to the doctrine of great power rivalry has seen ...  
Double standards: The UK-Australian Free Trade Agreement

Any agreement between governments led by Boris Johnson and Scott Morrison must be treated with a ...  
Latest Government report indicates record economic mismanagement

The latest report to Parliament on the state of the economy by Coalition ministers is riddled with ...  
Nothing but corruption and cruelty in the Coalition cupboard

When thinking about next year's Federal Election, Australians should consider the incalculable ...  
Fact checking Frydenberg's flood of furphies and fabrications

Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg is ramping up the falsehoods as an election looms, writes Alan ...  
All capitalism 'can do' is destroy our planet

Scott Morrison's new slogan is hypocritically telling us that our planet's saviour from the ...  
Federal insurance scheme needed to revitalise arts sector

A national insurance scheme is key to boosting confidence within the visual arts sector after ...  
Morrison Government notches up 40 'worst on record' economic outcomes

Recent economic data brings the tally of failures in economic management by Prime Minister Morr ...  
Australia’s weak labour market causes NZ migration slump

Weakened labour markets in Australia and New Zealand have resulted in a significant slump in net ...  
Inflation worse under Coalition than Labor, contrary to Morrison's claims

Scott Morrison’s latest scare campaign claims interest rates and inflation will be worse under ...  
Living standards tumbling in Australia despite booming national wealth

Households are getting a lower share of the nation’s income than ever before, despite total ...  

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