No ‘fun’ in tobacco funding

How would you feel about your money funding the bad habit of thousands of Australians? Well, if you pay taxes you probably are.

The Future Fund is a financial asset of your government, but they are investing in the billion dollar tobacco industry.

The Future Fund Management Agency has defended the investments on the basis that they are legal, but are they appropriate?

Angus Randall spoke to Greens health spokesperson Dr Richard Di Natale about what your country is really investing in. He began by asking him why The Future Fund exists.

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Producer:  Alexina  Coad

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