Test of compassion?

FRIDAY FORUM YOUR VIEWS ON THE NEWS It has been described by the Prime Minister as a policy based on ‘love’, but the federal government’s plan to impose drug tests on new welfare recipients is not receiving a lot of lov

Working Class Hero

FILM |I, DANIEL BLAKE | MA Review by EMMET O’CUANA Director Ken Loach opens his latest cinematic polemic with a simple title sequence against a black screen. We hear two voices speak.

Frugality and hope

Friday Forum Your views on the news A recent study by ACOSS (Australian Council of Social Service) found that more than 3 million Australians live below the poverty line.