The blow-out in Government spending on Defence continues unchecked and unabated despite the coronavirus. The bulk of it goes to multinationals who pay little or no tax in this country. Is nobody watching? Callum Foote looks at the latest analysis of AusTender data by Greg Bean.
Like many of the entries in this series, housing inequality in Australia is both an intergenerational as well as an inter-class issue. Those priced out of the housing market, predominantly the young and poor, have missed a once in a lifetime wealth boom and are now forced into either long-term rentership or the outskirts of cities as Callum Foote reports.