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ANZAC Day – Lest we remember

By   /  April 25, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  4 Comments

The glorious war dead lie cold in the ground and must weep at our militarism and how their sacrifices have been twisted into continued justification for violence. 

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Greens trash Labour’s chances in Northcote – with allies like this, who needs National?

By   /  April 25, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  22 Comments

By killing off any chance for Labour to take a seat from National, the Greens have proven once again that they are still chequers players playing chess.

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Banning the benefit for a Tinder date?!? This is why we still can’t trust Labour, the Greens & NZ First

By   /  April 24, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  13 Comments

There is a belief amongst some on the Left that our comrades inside the Government are so over whelmed by the enormity of the job and are being so expertly manipulated by the Public Services that there will be only shallow promises an no real policy change.

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Dear Students of Auckland University – here is how you get your libraries (and power) back

By   /  April 23, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  13 Comments

If students want to keep their libraries and reject the hollowness of neoliberal culture myths, they must fight to bring back Universal Student Membership. 

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By suing Wikileaks. the DNC has shown how desperate they are to blame everyone but themselves

By   /  April 23, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  9 Comments

Opponents of Trump like to point to the Russian interference in the election to explain Trump winning, but I think blaming Russia for ‘hacking’ the US Election is deeply counter productive.

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The three things we learnt this week

By   /  April 20, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  27 Comments

Good week for the Left, good week for NZ.

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National attack Labour for launching 75 inquiries and end up shooting themselves in the foot

By   /  April 20, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  No Comments

I haven’t seen self mutilation this bad since Passion of the Christ.

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Look at this picture – the National Party said this could never happen

By   /  April 20, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  19 Comments

Remember that above image when the National Party insist things can’t be done.

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Another report that clearly states how damaging farming is for our environment has been released, is it time to end big Dairy in NZ?

By   /  April 20, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  5 Comments

Economically it makes no sense to continue investing in big Dairy when synthetic milk and meat are on the horizon.

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EQC blowout, Middlemoore Hospital rot & another National Party housing project collapse

By   /  April 20, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  5 Comments

How can the National Party destroy the country over 9 years, get exposed after they leave power and yet still have 44% of NZ supporting them?

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Damn it – if Trump actually manages a peace deal in Korea, he may well win 2020

By   /  April 20, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  12 Comments

Could it be true?

Could Trump’s madness have spooked North Korea into cutting a peace deal?

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MFAT use dirty corporate spies to spy on TPPA protestors

By   /  April 20, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  1 Comment

Who did Thompson + Clark spy on? Who authorised it?

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TDB Prisoner Rights Blogger Arthur Taylor challenging the Government

By   /  April 18, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  5 Comments

Other blogs write about the political landscape.
TDB actively tries to change it.

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So what Gerry Brownshirt is saying is that there shouldn’t be any real oversight of our GSCB & SIS

By   /  April 18, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  8 Comments

Could Gerry go back to making the rebuild of Christchurch a nightmare rather than mouthing off about oversight his Government could never provide?

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Why Finlayson is being disingenuous with the truth over Whakatōhea Settlement

By   /  April 18, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  3 Comments

I was in Opotiki last month talking with local Māori about their treaty deal with the Crown and the bombshell revelation that the Crown rushed through the settlement is a huge local topic I can safely say shows the total disingenuous nature of Finlayson’s claims that he did nothing wrong.

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Delusional NZ Oil industry clutching at straws – they need to call Matthew Hooton

By   /  April 17, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  9 Comments

…that’s right folks! There must be some nefarious reason the new Government are shutting down oil that isn’t the overwhelming science that climate change demands immediate action!

Damn those communists with their facts and reason and more facts!

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