Our social security system hurts women with young children

By Jenna Price
February 12 2019 - 12:00am

I have never been punished for being a bad mother, for being careless, disorganised. I have been all those at one time or another over three decades. Yet an entire generation of Australian women is being punished for these failings, sold out by a government program seeking to coerce and control women with young children.

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