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30 years of neoliberalism has failed the poor – so why...

The deficiencies of WFF are apparent in this recession as families who become poor enough to qualify for welfare benefit also suffer a significant cut in WFF for their children. 

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Does it strike anyone else that having the worst social media dirty politics troll in NZ warn the court about social media trolls is a tad audacious?

GUEST BLOG: Ross Meurant – CORRUPTION

Only happens in Russia – so I am often told by knowledgeable Kiwis. Of course, there is no corruption in New Zealand – so I...

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Dear Jesus, it's me, Judy Collins, current leader of the National Party, the Party that's on the up and up and would have totally...

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LIKE THE EXCLUSIVE BRETHREN in 2005, the Taxpayers’ Union is poised to launch a well-funded, last-minute attack on the Greens.

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The winner of the Leaders Debate is Paddy Gower - such insightful, hard, interesting & well researched questions - it was a GREAT genuine...

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5 years and finally justice: NZ Police formally apologise & settle for breaching my civil rights

After 5 years, the NZ Police have apologised and settled my complaint against their breach of my privacy and civil rights during their deeply flawed case against Nicky Hager. The formal apology is as follows.

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