Housing Is A Fundamental Human Need — Why Don’t We Recognise It Today?

Sacha | Thoughts
5 min readJan 2, 2023

For the Boomer generation, earning a basic single-income wage meant serious potential for a house, car, kids and a Sunday roast on the table.

“The good ol’ days” weren’t all sunshine and roses of course.

Minority groups and women were generally treated less well than they are today. Violence against women and children was still normalised. Dad drinking or gambling away the family income or mum ending up on her own with the kids, was awful then and remains so today — our systems are…

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Sacha | Thoughts

Sociologist and writer focused on analysing societal power dynamics and promoting positive social change