Income management. Basic cards encourage the ability to manage a …

Comment on Income management misses mark: Report by Michael Liddle.

Income management. Basic cards encourage the ability to manage a quality of life.
This is what we all want and are attempting to achieve for others. Money makes the quality of life easier to achieve.
Without knowing the value of money, or ever knowing the purpose of money and not having the education, some people will be in the space of disadvantage for a long time.
The article by Peter Latz on Art touches on the world of knowledge about the “deep memory” existence of Aboriginal people in Central Australia that was present. Acknowledging that the true form of aboriginal drawings / art were a very important part of life that linked people to country through art.
Economic sustainability was a fully implemented and practiced procedure by Aboriginal people.
Time after time, year after year it meant sitting down for “business “to encourage the stimulation and growth of our foods.
These required the practicing and learning of songs and dances to sustain the world of the Aboriginal economy. In hard times of drought, the rain men were sought after to stimulate the economy by sitting down for “Business” to encourage fresh growth for all living in the world.
Aboriginal people were continually “stimulating the economy through ART that required a song to be sung, which required a dance had to be danced!”
This procedure was fully detailed and followed accordingly to the Altyerre!
Business that was born straight from the Altyerre (dreaming) was continually practiced.
Business was kept in safe places (caves) and the business had an owner (boss) and the business had a caretaker (manager) and the objects belonged to a country.
Skin names made up the whole world and the world came from the Altyerre! Skin groups carried out different duties according to the law.
Aboriginal people’s economic development depended on this process, continuation of teaching, knowledge about songs to encourage the fruits to grow, the animals to breed, the songs to bring rain to re-generate the country so all plants and animals could prosper were taught and continually practiced.
The Aboriginal world sustained the economy by practicing these procedures, year after year.
Slowly the ability to sustain an “economy (drawings, songs, dances) to re-generate growth” that required the “deep memory” knowledge that sustained the economy has diminished. Or is no longer required.
Aboriginal people have no need to live under the strict teachings and protocols that once governed each tribe to sustain life.
It was and still is a very demanding form of learning and there are so many obstacles in the way now. The basic card is something that has to be understood and the purpose of it is, to give people a better quality of life.
Without education, it is easier to be managed then to manage one self.

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