poverty

The women having sex to survive

The women having sex to survive

Homeless women reveal the dangers of poverty and ‘survival sex’.

‘It’s nonsense for people on $100k to cry poverty’

‘It’s nonsense for people on $100k to cry poverty’

The idea that they were living in poverty was BS — pure and simple.

Inside South Africa’s shanty towns

Inside South Africa’s shanty towns

Shanty town life: ‘They will beat their mothers with a brick’

Children ‘froze’ in plywood box

Children ‘froze’ in plywood box

Three children have been found living in a rubbish tip

How 12,000 Aussie children now have shoes on their feet

How 12,000 Aussie children now have shoes on their feet

How a moment of awareness created a special charity

Church told to stop feeding poor because it 'lures needy'

Church told to stop feeding poor because it 'lures needy'

The meal service was bringing too many homeless to the area, apparently.

Young, male, poor: Meet Australia's biggest gamblers

Young, male, poor: Meet Australia's biggest gamblers

Young men as young as 18 and jobless are some of our biggest gamblers

No food. No money. No hope without these unsung heroes

No food. No money. No hope without these unsung heroes

3.6m Australians cannot afford to buy food

This is not Africa, it's Australia...

This is not Africa, it's Australia...

This is not some third world country in Africa — it is your backyard

The secret weapon to eliminating poverty we’ve had all along

The secret weapon to eliminating poverty we’ve had all along

Why are some people rich and others poor?

Turnbull! It's time to stand up for regional Australia

Turnbull! It's time to stand up for regional Australia

It's time for Turnbull to prove he'll stand for regional Australia

Regional battlers hardest hit by housing stress

Regional battlers hardest hit by housing stress

On any given night, 331 people in Coffs Harbour are without a home

Man steals food to feed son, supermarket gives him a job

Man steals food to feed son, supermarket gives him a job

Tesco offers job to man caught shoplifting at Malaysian store

Jessica Watson: Still sailing out of her comfort zone

Jessica Watson: Still sailing out of her comfort zone

Sunshine Coast sailor still having an impact around the world

Australian pensioners living below the ‘poverty line’

Australian pensioners living below the ‘poverty line’

Australia ranks second last on "social equity"

Tuckshop lady in US loses job after feeding poor student

Tuckshop lady in US loses job after feeding poor student

She offered to pay for the student's meal, but it was refused.

Retirement policy lags demographic changes

Retirement policy lags demographic changes

Poverty rates of older Australians three times OECD average

Penalty rates protest at MP’s office

Penalty rates protest at MP’s office

Protesters march on the Assistant Productivity Minister's office

Australia’s prosperity hides undercurrent of poverty

Australia’s prosperity hides undercurrent of poverty

People in top 20% income group earn 5 times those in the bottom 20%

Single, older women most at risk of homelessness

Single, older women most at risk of homelessness

Instances of older women experiencing unstable housing on the rise

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