A breakfast show on TV highlighted a lady from South Auckland who had queued outside Winz from 3am for a food voucher to feed her family.

Apparently, the rent for the family home was around $600 and her benefit something like $400.

Not only was she very likely hungry but also quite possibly unable to sleep with worry.

In this country, the gap between the rich and poor continues to grow.


A country's real wealth comes through the production and trading of commodities, either manufactured or harvested.

We're told that, per capita, we have a very low production rate and


Barbaric practice

Lakefront development