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‘Eat chips’: Aussies living on $15 a day

‘Eat chips’: Aussies living on $15 a day

Young people are dropping out of their studies as they struggle

Newstart inquiry to stir call for increase

Newstart inquiry to stir call for increase

There are calls for Newstart to rise from $277.85 per week

Protester: 'The government should pay me to protect my land'

premium_icon Protester: 'The government should pay me to protect my land'

One woman's payments have been suspended four times in one month.

Newstart hike will give 'drug dealers, pubs more money'

Newstart hike will give 'drug dealers, pubs more money'

Welfare minister's shock drug and pub claim to deny Newstart hike.

Opinion: ‘Cherish life from conception to natural death’

premium_icon Opinion: ‘Cherish life from conception to natural death’

‘The proposed euthanasia legislation is linked to aged and palliative care, which...

FULL LIST: New drugs to be added to dole recipient tests

premium_icon FULL LIST: New drugs to be added to dole recipient tests

List of drugs dole recipients will be screened for increasing

More Newstart will help more people into jobs

premium_icon More Newstart will help more people into jobs

Scott Morrison and at least most federal government MPs want unemployed Australians...

Why is our Pentecostal PM such a target of hate?

premium_icon Why is our Pentecostal PM such a target of hate?

Christian bashing has become an ugly sport in Australian politics

Sunrise’s grovelling on-air apology

Sunrise’s grovelling on-air apology

Sunrise makes on-air apology over ‘dole-bludger’ remarks

'Christians' happy to prolong pain for those worse off

premium_icon 'Christians' happy to prolong pain for those worse off

No shock in heartless approach to helping those worse off

MPs say jobs, not more money, the answer to dole woes

premium_icon MPs say jobs, not more money, the answer to dole woes

Ted O'Brien, Andrew Wallace weigh in on Newstart debate

Reason you think you’re so poor

Reason you think you’re so poor

Government figures hide the reason we actually feel so poor

Five ministers make false Newstart claim

Five ministers make false Newstart claim

We fact-checked the claim and five ministers failed

Newstart recipients forced to starve

Newstart recipients forced to starve

Barnaby Joyce has joined the politicians pushing for an increase

‘It’s an easy question’: Crabb pounces

‘It’s an easy question’: Crabb pounces

Crabb refused to allow her guest to dodge an awkward question

Older unemployed out of retirement review

Older unemployed out of retirement review

"Newstart allowance is not a retirement income"

'Not a lifestyle choice': Pitt against Newstart rise

premium_icon 'Not a lifestyle choice': Pitt against Newstart rise

Broadbent: Extra cash could be found within existing resources

Michael, 63, is jobless and faces an uncertain future

premium_icon Michael, 63, is jobless and faces an uncertain future

Older worker battles to get back into workforce

‘Utterly shameful’: Fury over the dole

‘Utterly shameful’: Fury over the dole

More pollies are joining the push to increase Newstart

Increase Newstart to $400 week: Labor MP

Increase Newstart to $400 week: Labor MP

Newstart should be increased by more than $100 to prevent poverty.

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