24 Aug, 2015
Is life getting better in Australia? Cabinet leaks and fake Twitter accounts aside, isn’t that what it’s all really about?
As our politicians huffed and puffed about gay marriage and fear-mongered over Chinese workers, the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare released its biennial (every two years) snapshot of the nation’s welfare this week.
Its a treasure trove of statistics that point to radical changes in the way we live and reveal some areas of national shame.