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10 years on from the Hikoi of Hope

In 1998 we were still reeling from the fallout of the 1991 budget and the welfare and tax changes that had produced the fastest growth in inequality in the OECD. The Hikoi called for income and benefit levels sufficient to move people out of poverty and for the elimination of the intolerable distress so evident at the end of the 1990s.

Read the full presentation here:  Hikoi of hope: ten years on

2008