I decided to reveal a deception I undertook as a struggling single mother because I am outraged at how society treats the poor
- Metiria Turei is an MP and co-leader of the Green party of Aotearoa New Zealand
Last weekend I revealed a lie, a lie that I decided to talk about because of the situation we as a society find ourselves in.
I am the co-leader of the Green party of Aotearoa New Zealand – the third biggest political party in our small democracy. We are two months from our general election, and we’re in a tight tussle to change the government.