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    Default Abbott to axe school bonus if he gets in

    What is it with high income earners saying they work so hard, went to uni etc etc. nurses, teachers, police work incredibly hard but are some of the lowest payed workers.

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    Default Abbott to axe school bonus if he gets in

    Hard Work doesn't = High Pay

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    CCB is means tested. CCR is only if you work or study.

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    What is it with high income earners saying they work so hard, went to uni etc etc. nurses, teachers, police work incredibly hard but are some of the lowest payed workers.
    So now it's all high income earners that say that? A lot of "high income earners" are married to nurses, retail workers and teachers.

    The sweeping generalisations on here make me want to stick a fork in my eye.

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    CCB is means tested. CCR is only if you work or study.
    That's what I thought. I didn't get it when my maternity leave ran out.

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    Nope, because high income earners "worked so hard" to get where they are. I don't deny that for many this is the case. But people often forget that many low income earners also spent lots of time and money at university and other study, and work very hard.
    "If wealth was the inevitable result of hard work and enterprise, every woman in Africa would be a millionaire." George Monbiot

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    Quote Originally Posted by Someones Mummy View Post
    What is it with high income earners saying they work so hard, went to uni etc etc. nurses, teachers, police work incredibly hard but are some of the lowest payed workers.

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    You don't need to be rude about it. If you don't want to start an argument maybe refrain yourself.

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    I think the bottom line is most people, irrespective of income, work hard and contribute to society.

    Again, I don't think all high income earners are narcissistic jerks. Some give to charity, are thankful for their life and are down to earth. Others think the govt owes them payments bc they pay lots of tax and are quite forward about saying assistance to low income earners should be kept the the bare minimum bc they should just get a job - discounting that many low income earners do in fact work.

    I suppose it's the smaller percentage that ruin it for those that are empathic and thankful

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    Quote Originally Posted by Someones Mummy View Post
    You don't need to be rude about it. If you don't want to start an argument maybe refrain yourself.
    It's not rudeness it's extreme frustration.


 

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