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Issue #2026

Fund peace not war

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Issue #2042

The bastard banks

The Reserve Bank continues to launch an assault on the working class. The fallacy that interest rate rises are going to do anything other than...

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Issue #2020

DINGO

Banks and insurance companies raked in billions according to financial year end of interim results, with CEO pay increasing by tens of millions of dollars....

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Issue #2035

DINGO

The latest cost estimate for taxpayers of Australia’s pending nuclear submarines at more than $170 billion. Don’t be surprised when Australia’s supply of weaponry to...

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Issue #2032

A peace & peoples’ budget

Annual budgets are a mirror held up to the class divide. The income and expenditure sides of the budget come down to priorities. The budget...

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Issue #2099

DINGO

The engine of US foreign policy has been fuelled not by a devotion to any kind of morality, but by the necessity to serve other...

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Issue #2022

The aged care crisis

How does a non-profit charitable organisation that is sixty-nine per cent funded by government, and claims to operate at a loss, find $1.4 billion to...

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Tennis ball and racket. Issue #2085

Playing with your money

The Australian Open feels like a juggernaut these days, with a remorseless publicity pile-on and a lot of media attention. Melbourners can’t go far without...

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Students studying. Issue #2065

For every child

The Australian Education Union has launched a national campaign to secure the full funding of public schools. The “For Every Child” campaign aims to secure...

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Bank with coin. Issue #2051

Banks laughing all the way

When the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) handed down yet another interest rate rise last week, it was crippling for ordinary working people, small business,...

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Issue #2085

Scrapping investor handouts could fund half a million social homes and bring down housing costs

Amidst a historic cost-of-living crisis, Everybody’s Home is calling on the federal government to scrap tax concessions for property investors and build social housing across...

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Homeless person at Christmas time. Issue #2065

Hidden costs of HAFF

Labor’s Housing Australia Future Fund (HAFF) comes with the hidden costs incurred in managing the Fund. To understand the wastage of money not going to...

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