New Zealand Child Poverty Monitor rel...

New Zealand Child Poverty Monitor released

There are 4 comments on the University of Otago News story from Dec 8, 2013, titled New Zealand Child Poverty Monitor released. In it, University of Otago News reports that:

Today's release of the first annual monitor of child poverty puts a spotlight on the thousands of Kiwi children who are not getting the start to life they deserve.

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Still Smokin

Dunedin, New Zealand

#1 Dec 8, 2013
This is not the governments or the taxpayers problem. This is the fault of poor decisions made by the parents. If you can't feed them don't breed them. It would seem that some kind of Chinese population control method is in order to solve this problem.

“Educating Utus”

Since: Aug 10

Papakura, New Zealand

#2 Dec 8, 2013
The weak-kneed lefties will demand that the already overtaxed white middleclass pay to remedy this problem.
What they can't see is that in the long-term subsidising useless people to breed creates further generations of useless parents, who in turn will need subsidising to breed unwanted children, and where will it end?
bart

Auckland, New Zealand

#3 Dec 9, 2013
The government is the problem, they are paying poor uneducated unemployable dimwits to breed, and housing them at taxpayers expense.

Check out the movie 'Idiocracy' thats where we are heading.
we are fked

Auckland, New Zealand

#4 Dec 10, 2013
bart wrote:
The government is the problem, they are paying poor uneducated unemployable dimwits to breed, and housing them at taxpayers expense.
Check out the movie 'Idiocracy' thats where we are heading.
We are already there buddy ,unfortunately and its become the norm.It's too late to turn back now but the authorities can make some changes IF THEY WANTED TO but they won't.And why ?,,,too much personal gain MONEY AND POWER just what they want.

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