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