Kirsty Wild

Kirsty Wild is an environmental sociologist working on active transport and sustainability transitions at the University of Auckland.

Jun 14, 2021

The cycling debate is not about lycra. It’s about power

Labelling cyclists as ‘rats’ and ‘cockroaches’ is retrograde and dehumanising.

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Feb 18, 2021
people getting on a train in Auckland

Why doesn't New Zealand just make public transport free?

The pros and cons of a free ride.

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May 31, 2018

The Regional Fuel Tax is happening. Now let's use tech to make it fair for us all

The Regional Fuel Tax has just passed council, but concerns about how it will disadvantage Auckland's low-income communities remain.

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