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New Zealand’s homeless living in cars and garages

Tarek Bazley |  29 September 2017

"I don't want to take my family back on the streets again," says Alisia Finau, fighting back tears.

She has invited me into the motel unit in South Auckland where she is living with her two sons, aged 16 and 17. We sit at the kitchen table while the boys loaf on single beds in the open-plan room. They are clearly bored and demotivated, passing time watching daytime TV on mute.

 

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