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Government gives a little way on Robo Debt but still refuses to bring about real change

by Ben Wilson

Responding to an ongoing community campaign and a landmark class action on behalf of Australians being seriously disadvantage by the Robo Debt system, and after years of refusing to budge, The Morrison government has finally been pushed to give some way. Continue reading Government gives a little way on Robo Debt but still refuses to bring about real change

Video: Families demand answers about debts Centrelink says are owed by disability pensioners

Centrelink’s robo debt stem is continuing to hurt Australians. Here are some examples that show the situation is getting worse, even though there is widepread recognition that the debts are often false, unfair and punish innocent vulnerable people. Failure to to put stop to this reveals we have a government short on compassion an big on cash grabbing for what it considers more important purposes. Continue reading Video: Families demand answers about debts Centrelink says are owed by disability pensioners