UK Riots - local commentary about young people in NZ» 12/08/2011, Posted by Site Admin
In the wake of this week's riots in England, some commentators have been considering the question 'could it happen here?' in a NZ context of rising youth unemployment and tightened access to tertiary education.
Recent media commentaries on this topic have included:
Discussion on National Radio's Morning Report, available from the following link but also attached as an audio file:
Reflections from NZ Methodist Mission chief executive Laura Black:
Thoughts on what has caused the UK riots, by Canterbury University academic Bronwyn Hayward who is based in England studying political issues affecting youth culture: