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Centrelink and drug testing

Welfare recipients across Australia may soon be tested for illegal drug use before being eligible to claim benefits. The proposal is that those who receive welfare and test positive for drugs would then be placed on an income management scheme. The suggestion by the Morrison government has drawn criticism as many believe it could stigmatise […]

Farmers and foreign aid

Australians are known to lend a hand in times of crisis and uniting to tackle the worst drought on record has been no different. Charitable givers and politicians alike are also generous towards worthy causes further afield and ready to pool resources to help those in need on a global scale too.  There have been […]