When I believed I was middle class

This article was originally published in the biweekly Stundin. Yesterday, I chatted for a while with an old friend. As usual, we talked about everything under the sun over a cup of tea. After having talked about heaven and the universe, we slowly talked ourselves back to Earth. Humans are  marvellous, he said, and had a sip of Read more…

A living wage is not a “crisis”

There has been some movement in negotiations, even though the announcements of yesterday show that further struggle is needed so that people can live off the minimum wage in Iceland. At the meeting of unions and employers at the state mediator yesterday, there was a final rejection of SA proposals Read more…