There have been more than 30 major enquiries into aged care since 1997. All found essentially the same thing — a system in crisis.
Australia’s Morrison government responded to the emergency with a budget that will bolster the fragile fortunes of the rich, at the expense of the poor, and an industrial relations bill that would turn workers into a casualised slave labour force.
Our bodies, Our lives, Our right to decide! Why birthing is critical to reproductive justice for all women
As with any capitalist hard sell, the glorification of being a mother requires a glossy surface to cover over cracks.
Faced with bushfires and a public health emergency, the crucial role played by public sector workers has never been more visible than in 2020.