Fat cats getting even more obese…

New research released today by Oxfam shows that the richest one percent of New Zealanders hold 20 percent of the country’s total wealth, while 90 percent of the population account for less than half the nation’s wealth.

Labour Leader Andrew Little is blaming the Government for the disparity, saying middle New Zealand is being squeezed by National Party policies, while the fruits of growth go to a wealthy few. And Andrew is right


2 thoughts on “Fat cats getting even more obese…

  1. The government is indeed responsible for the disparity, but it wasn’t just National. It was the logical and inevitable outcome of NZ being turned into a corporation practising neo-liberal economics. Happy New Year, Jo


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