Millennials: The Entitled or Excluded generation?

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If you’re a young person you’ll be well versed in the theory that you’re a selfish millennial who needs to lay off the lattes and smashed avos. But does this stack up?

With a series of issues like housing affordability, employment opportunities and increased uni fees disproportionately affecting Australia’s youth, being a millennial isn’t just the privileged bed of roses it’s often been been painted to be.

Jan Fran from SBS’ ‘The Feed’, Jacqui Mckenzie a Policy Advocate at Youth Action, Dr Troy Sarina a specialist in employee relations and the head of marketing management at Macquarie University and Sajaheat Mara, a Member of Australian Taxpayers Alliance and Macquarie University’s Liberal Club joined me on a discussion panel to discuss.