Inequality – the short video

When I was on Waiheke Island last year, local filmmaker Scott Ewing did an interview with me. The result, this concentrated 6min take on inequality in New Zealand, has just come out. It’s a pretty good summary of the whole issue, especially for new comers. Thanks to Scott for putting it together.

Special issue of NZ Sociology on inequality

Charles Crothers at AUT has just pulled together a special issue of the journal New Zealand Sociology (v28:3 at the link), on inequality. It includes essays on class, media ownership and other issues, a user’s guide to inequality by Brian Easton, and a review of Inequality: A New Zealand Crisis by Peter Skilling. There’s also…

New tour date: Blenheim

We’ve just confirmed another talk on the Inequality Road Tour: Blenheim, on Wednesday September 25th, 7pm, at the Marlborough District Library. That’ll be the start of a short Top of the South trip, taking in Motueka on the Thursday (details to come) and Nelson on the Friday: