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People

The Antipoverty Centre
Social policy on our terms.
Jay Coonan
Research and policy
Kristin O'Connell
I'm an unemployed worker and activist living below the poverty line on the DSP. I work on research, policy and campaigns for liveable income support and an end to all punitive and privatised aspects of our social security system.