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Topic: intergenerational equity
How Australia can produce its own Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

How Australia can produce its own Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

There are three main factors stopping an Australian Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez from emerging.

No country for young people: Australia is run by and for boomer land-owners

No country for young people: Australia is run by and for boomer land-owners

There are obvious and unequal benefits that the wealthy land-owning class receive, largely through our discriminatory tax system.

Generation games: how young people are getting more and more screwed

Generation games: how young people are getting more and more screwed

For young Australians, our economy has been becoming more unequal in recent years -- and that's likely to accelerate.

MacCormack: Howard’s ‘grey power’ bribes are just the beginning

MacCormack: Howard’s ‘grey power’ bribes are just the beginning

In future election campaigns, we will look back on yesterday's $4 billion bribe to pensioners and wonder at how small it was, writes David MacCormack.