The wis­dom in it

Kapi-Mana News - - OPINION -

Editor,

I found that Gor­don Camp­bell’s col­umn (Talk­ing Pol­i­tics, Au­gust 23) took a rather un­in­formed and per­haps a one-sided stance on the gov­ern­ment’s pro­posed changes to wel­fare pay­ments.

He would be cor­rect in say­ing that cur­rently the pro­posed changes do tar­get the younger wel­fare ben­e­fi­cia­ries, but he fails to dis­cuss why this is. The ben­e­fi­cia­ries in the 16-18 age bracket are at a higher risk of

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