Claims that minimum wage rise risks ‘runaway’ inflation bogus

The war over wages has become central to public debate in the lead-up to the Federal Election, with Albanese advocating real wages could rise alongside productivity growth, writes Graham White. THERE IS something depressing about the current debate over lifting the minimum wage. Apparently, the only way we can see the economy as functioning properly, … Read more

Australia’s Covid-19 deaths 2022 double total from 2020 and 2021

Australia’s Covid-19 death toll in 2022 is more than all of 2020 and 2021 combined. This is why the staggering figures are met with apathy. If I told you that Australia’s Covid-19 death toll through just four months of 2022 was more than double the entire number of pandemic deaths from the previous two years, … Read more