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Penalty Irate: A Study on Persuasive Language Techniques as used by Australian Journalists

Penalty rates, first implemented in Australia in 1947, have long comprised monetary compensation for business workers undertaking shifts on Saturdays and Sundays. Only recently, however, prime minister Malcolm Turnbull has proposed a legislation that would cut these weekend-specific wages – as a result, Australian journalists have scrambled to their keyboards in the race to assault…… Continue reading Penalty Irate: A Study on Persuasive Language Techniques as used by Australian Journalists