One Country Tackles Welfare Problems: See What Happened


Most on the right agree that some care should be provided to the working poor, the homeless and truly indigent, while many on the Left of the aisle tend to think anyone should be entitled to sharing the wealth of those who have earned it.

This debate has been raging for multiple decades with no end in sight – the left advocating for ever more entitlements and the right insisting on some accountability.

Instead of just endlessly debating the issue, the Island nation of New Zealand years ago decided to try something new. In 2013 they overhauled their welfare system to make those who receive payments somewhat more accountable. There have been some challenges….


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