Loading...
You are here:  Home  >  2013  >  November
Latest

Christchurch East a crushing victory for Labour

By   /  November 30, 2013  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  19 Comments

One shouldn’t underestimate the symbolism of the Christchurch by-election win to Poto Williams.

Read More →
Latest

Photo-Essay: Time And Tide

By   /  November 30, 2013  /  Most Recent Blogs, Photo Essay, Selwyn Manning  /  1 Comment

Photo-Essay: Time and Tide. The Great South Auckland Basin, a place that politicians have so often taken for granted, but to ascend to power have always needed its votes.

Read More →
Latest

Green Party decision on David Hay’s application to be a candidate in 2014 election

By   /  November 30, 2013  /  Green Party, Raw News, Raw News feed  /  3 Comments

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Green Party decision on David Hay’s application to be a candidate in 2014 election Saturday, 30 Nov 2013 | Press Release Russel Norman is doing an outstanding job as our Co-leader. The Green Party executive is extremely happy with his performance and we fully support his leadership. The […]

Read More →
Latest

Final ever Citizen A: Year in Review – Wallace Chapman & David Cunliffe

By   /  November 30, 2013  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  8 Comments

The 2013 Year in Review plus 2014 predictions

Read More →
Latest

2013 International Cannabis Policy Symposium: Day 3

By   /  November 29, 2013  /  Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda  /  5 Comments

The only real discussion on prohibition is occurring today with the prohibition debate between a team arguing for regulation and a team arguing to keep the current prohibition madness in place.

Read More →
Latest

The Activist’s Dilemma: Overcoming the Bias Against Local Democracy.

By   /  November 29, 2013  /  Chris Trotter, Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda  /  4 Comments

The choice seems to be: speak out and organise on an issue – and be excluded from all decision-making processes related to your mandate. Or: give the electors absolutely no idea what you stand for or wish to achieve – and enjoy full decision-making powers.

Read More →
Latest

Another death, so when will Simon Bridges act?

By   /  November 29, 2013  /  Labour Party, Raw News, Raw News feed  /  Comments Off on Another death, so when will Simon Bridges act?

Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Another death, so when will Simon Bridges act? The Government has to stop making excuses and regulate the forestry industry after the second death this week, Labour’s Associate Labour Issues spokesperson Darien Fenton says. “It is another tragedy for a New Zealand family with today’s death of a […]

Read More →