The latest Household Economic Survey shows that we have moved further towards the inequality model. Reasons include the recent tax breaks for those on higher incomes, a low minimum wage, and policies that further reduce already minimal welfare incomes. Click here for Ian McLean on Ine
Independent researcher John Pearce told the Public Health Association Conference recently that the extra costs because of child poverty were in four areas–poor education and its effect on productivity ($2.2billion) health ($3 to $4.5 billion) crime ($2.2billion) and social welfa
Socrates said to understand a thing, you must first name it. As in Athens then, so in America now: The name for what’s happening to our political system is corruption — a deep, systemic corruption… Click here for this article
Living Wage Aotearoa NZUpdate July 2012 Aotearoa New Zealand has growing poverty and inequality. This means more and more New Zealanders don’t get paid enough to meet their needs and participate as active citizens in society. Your interest in this new movement is important. Indivi
Income Equality Aotearoa New Zealand Inc is a national volunteer organisation trying to tackle the wealth inequality and the social problems that it causes. We want a fairer and more equal New Zealand, for all.