We are beneficiaries: “The worst thing was seeing my mum, single, broke, crying in a WINZ office”

A group of artists are continuing the conversation Metiria Turei MP started – demanding a more compassionate social welfare system. They asked artists who have been on a benefit in NZ (DPB, sickness, invalids, jobseeker, whatever) to draw a picture of themselves, and write a couple of sentences next to it about their experiences.Screen Shot 2017-08-20 at 9.12.59 PM

Check out their messages https://www.facebook.com/WeAreBeneficiaries/