On income inequality

December 7, 2011 0

The OECD report this week that has found New Zealand to have one of the fastest growing income gaps in the entire OECD will come […]

On child poverty

November 23, 2011 0

Last night, if you missed Bryan Bruce’s brilliant TV3 documentary on child poverty in New Zealand –or would like your relatives and friends to see […]

On last night’s TV3 debate

November 22, 2011 0

Phil Goff’s won last night’s TV3 leaders’ debate handily, such that it seemed as if John Key has already decided that Goff is no longer […]

On the welfare reform proposals

November 2, 2011 0

Remember the so called ‘underclass? Remember when John Key in 2007 went walking down McGehan Close in Owairaka, and took 12 year old Aroha Nathan […]

On the riots in Britain

August 11, 2011 0

So far, reaction to the riots in Britain has moved beyond the initial phase of surprise and bewilderment – goodness, the New York Times wondered, […]

On the capital gains tax debate

July 7, 2011 0

Illustration by Tim Denee – www.timdenee.com The fact that, at last, one of New Zealand’s major parties has embraced the kind of tax on capital […]

On the bailout in Greece

July 6, 2011 0

Illustration by Tim Denee – www.timdenee.com Evidently, the recent attempt by EMA boss Alisdair Thompson to justify the gender pay gap has been just the […]

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