Ageism forcing older workers onto unemployment payments
A new report published by the Australian Council of Social Service has found government policies have shifted older workers onto unemployment payment, especially those over 65 who previously received the age pension.
EveryAGE Counts Campaign Director, Marlene Krasovitsky, says “ it was vital to recognise the role ageism is playing in our society.”
To learn more about ageism and unpack this issue more Luke Grant speaks to Maelene Krasovisky.
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