It is ten years today since Prime Minister Kevin Rudd delivered a formal apology to Australia’s First Nations People and the Stolen Generation. As a nation we acknowledged the suffering of our First Nations People, and committed ourselves to remedying the legacy of grief and trauma which continues to impact on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
Men and women lead very different lives. Most working men are full time. Most working women are part time. Women live longer. They spend differently. They have different investment preferences. And importantly, most women earn significantly less than most men, and they possess substantially less wealth.