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Living Wage event

Written By: - Date published: 11:27 am, August 27th, 2012 - 2 comments
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We’ve covered the Living Wage campaign before. From their web site:

As the gap between the rich and the poor grows in New Zealand and poverty increases, more and more New Zealanders don’t get paid enough to meet their needs, enjoy their lives and participate in society.

All over the world communities are uniting to address poverty and inequality through living wage campaigns.

The Living Wage Aotearoa New Zealand campaign brings together community and faith-based organisations and unions around a common goal of achieving a living wage as a necessary step in reducing inequality and poverty in our society.

Living Wage is holding an event in Wellington on Thursday:

2 comments on “Living Wage event”

  1. aerobubble 1

    Sent home because you have TB, or some nasty infectious
    disease, and your doctor gives you as sickness certificate,
    so of course you use your time well and go and paint the roof.
    You are obviously evil, and should not have painted the roof,
    since you’re suppose to go home and die, you are scum, for making
    the best of a bad situation. Welcome to Nazism 101.
    Oh, I’m so envious, he’s getting a benefit and painting his roof!
    Oh, the bastard, the pain, the pain, its too much, stop the bennie now.
    Under-employed doing odd jobs must be made a criminal offense.

  2. vto 2

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    Well done and be sure to make the point that for employers it is cheaper to pay minimum wage than to keep a slave. That knocks peoples socks off whenever mentioned.,

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