Political thoughts:

A very impressive article. Please read it and let…fly.

Barbara Pyett

Subject: Change the Entitlements

I absolutely agree, if a pension isn’t an entitlement, neither is theirs. They keep telling us that paying us an aged pension isn’t sustainable.
Paying politicians all the perks they get is even less sustainable! The politicians themselves, in Canberra, brought it up, that the Age of Entitlements is over:

The author is asking each addressee to forward this email to a minimum of twenty people on their address list; in turn ask each of those to do likewise. In three days, most people in Australia will have this message. This is one idea that really should be passed around because the rot has to stop somewhere.

Proposals to make politicians shoulder their share of the weight now that the Age of Entitlement is over:

1. Scrap political pensions.
Politicians can purchase their own retirement plan, just as most other working Australians are expected to do.

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5 Responses to “Political thoughts:”

  1. roughseasinthemed Says:

    That is absolutely amazing. I shouldn’t be surprised, but I am.


  2. auntyuta Says:

    ” . . . . make politicians shoulder their share of the weight now that the Age of Entitlement is over . . . ”

    Sounds fair, doesn’t it?

    Liked by 2 people

  3. stuartbramhall Says:

    Great article. It sounds like Australian MPs have quite serving the people who elect them to follow the whims of their rich masters.


  4. Irene Waters 19 Writer Memoirist Says:

    I’ll be passing on the letter but first over to Barbara to check out the rest of it.

    Liked by 1 person

  5. bkpyett Says:

    Excellent, thanks Irene and Gerard, it’s terrific that this idea is being passed around. Let’s hope enough people begin writing letters to show the pollies that we reject their privileged entitlements.


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