Unemployment more complex than Peta Credlin's 'job snob' accusations

By Zoë Wundenberg
July 11 2022 - 7:30pm
During COVID lockdowns, hospitality industries were hit hard, and workers were told to retrain and look elsewhere for work, which they did. Picture: Getty Images

Last week, Peta Credlin wrote a scathing piece for Newscorp's Herald Sun claiming that Australians' work ethic "has been a major casualty of the pandemic" and that we've "now got a population that doesn't want to work as they might have before, or do a wide range of necessary but lower-level jobs."

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