Cutting off the dole may cause “worsening extremism”

Indeed. What could be worserer?

Tim Blair suggests  they might apply for arts grants.

The bludjahideen belatedly lose their taxpayer funding:

Most of the 120 Australians who have joined Islamic State terrorists in Iraq and Syria have been stripped of their welfare payments.

Additionally:

Up to 70 other extremists who were prevented from flying overseas may also lose welfare, under powers that came into effect last October.

However:

Police and national security agencies are understood to be wary of cutting off all welfare payments, for fear of worsening extremism.

Really.

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