My values are Labour values.

I want to help build a stronger, more caring society. I am passionate about Dunedin, and I bring considerable energy and wide experience to the task of representing this electorate.

My diverse work background has given me an understanding of the economic and social levers that can be pulled to achieve meaningful change.

Please read some of the discussions included here. I welcome your comments.

- David Clark

Universal Basic Income anyone?

Ensuring all members of society have the basics to survive (and prosper) is the bread and butter policy of every social democratic party – if you’ll excuse the pun.  We want equity of access to justice, healthcare, education and so on, but we also want to make sure all people have enough money to get by.

Longer term, serious changes will need to be made to our society if this vision is to become a reality.  These changes need to be made, not just to meet present challenges, but to meet future ones. If you haven’t watched the video below – ‘humans need not apply’ – please do. It gives a sense of the enormity of the transformation required.

Universal Basic Income anyone?



1 comment on ‘Universal Basic Income anyone?’

  1. 1 November, 2014

    […] (15 minute) documentary, “Humans Need Not Apply” is a real eye opener (hat tip to my MP David Clark). Watch it some […]

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