When I was thirteen years old, my Mother moved me and my two siblings into a state house in Three Kings. Nestled on the side of a mountain with a steep backyard facing a park, it is probably the only place in Auckland where old money doesn’t dominate a suburban hillside. While we were lucky enough to live on the slope of a dead volcano, it was still one of the poorest streets that I had ever seen because it only had government houses . . .

 

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Pamela Mills

Pamela Mills

Pamela Mills is a Kiwi-born Melbourne-based writer with a background in government and project management. Pam is passionate about human rights, public transport, public transparency and privacy rights. Pam...