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NO PRESTIGE IN TRYING TO HIDE POVERTY

By   /  March 31, 2014  /  Mana Party, Raw News, Raw News feed  /  Comments Off on NO PRESTIGE IN TRYING TO HIDE POVERTY

Source: Mana Movement – Press Release/Statement: Headline: NO PRESTIGE IN TRYING TO HIDE POVERTY “When so-called iwi leaders condemn teachers for daring to highlight the massive failings of the New Zealand education system for Maori children in case the Minister of Education might be embarrassed, then they show themselves up as a sad and pathetic […]

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Genesis price latest in litany of asset sale failures

By   /  March 31, 2014  /  Green Party, Raw News, Raw News feed  /  Comments Off on Genesis price latest in litany of asset sale failures

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Genesis price latest in litany of asset sale failures National’s cornerstone economic policy, asset sales, has been a complete failure, Green Party Co-leader Dr Russel Norman said today. The Government has announced that it plans to sell Genesis for $1.55 a share, or up to $736 million gross […]

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Is Cameron Slater a Journalist or a cyber bully?

By   /  March 31, 2014  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  14 Comments

Couldn’t it be argued that Slater in fact was being a cyber bully? Isn’t that the irony about this whole case?

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Greens will defend freedom of speech in court

By   /  March 31, 2014  /  Green Party, Raw News, Raw News feed  /  Comments Off on Greens will defend freedom of speech in court

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Greens will defend freedom of speech in court “Colin Craig’s decision to press ahead with his defamation case stunt is disappointing,” a Green Party spokesperson said. “This case is a diversion from the issues that really matter to New Zealanders. “This year’s election should be about debating the […]

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More In Store? What Will Dotcom’s Enemies Do Next?

By   /  March 31, 2014  /  Chris Trotter, Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda  /  37 Comments

Maybe I’m allowing political paranoia to cloud my judgement. Maybe I’m too prone to entertaining conspiracy theories. But I was there this morning in that little studio at Radio New Zealand’s Auckland headquarters, and I saw the grin on Matthew Hooton’s face when he hinted that Dotcom’s enemies might have more in store.

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Workplaces have a role in reducing domestic violence

By   /  March 31, 2014  /  CTU, Raw News, Raw News feed  /  Comments Off on Workplaces have a role in reducing domestic violence

Source: CTU – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Workplaces have a role in reducing domestic violence A Bill that aims to support workplaces in the reduction of domestic violence and provide victims of domestic violence with practical support in the form of leave and expert assistance “must be supported by all political parties” says Sheryl Cadman, CTU […]

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IPCC report wake up call for a Govt that’s failing on climate

By   /  March 31, 2014  /  Green Party, Raw News, Raw News feed  /  Comments Off on IPCC report wake up call for a Govt that’s failing on climate

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: IPCC report wake up call for a Govt that’s failing on climate The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s report into the likely impacts of climate change in New Zealand is a massive wakeup call, the Green Party said today. The report, out today, says New Zealand is already […]

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