When the Prime Minister talks to a hate speech merchant like Cameron Slater regularly it’s not a ‘lurch to the right’.
When the Government are considering going into coalition with an arch-social conservative like Colin Craig it isn’t a ‘lurch to the right’.
When ACT elect a leader who has argued for the dismantling of all labour laws and seems fuzzy on why it should be illegal to marry your own brother or sister that’s not called a ‘lurch to the right’.
Calling Matt McCarten’s appointment a ‘lurch to the left’ shows how the mainstream media lens of news always sees the right as normal and anything they do is within the paradigm. If the Left even dare to voice an opinion
It’s a sad day when keeping kids warm, fed and educated is framed as a ‘lurch to the left’.
‘Lurch to the left’ sounds like everyone wearing glasses will be forced from the cities to work in the fields while a Communist State pours billions into subsidising Helen Clark stature building alongside a domestic flax woven tampon industry.
If making sure as many of our 270 000 children in poverty are fed, warm & educated is a ‘lurch to the left’, let’s lurch away!
Where can I sign up?