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Correcting the 3 worst lies about Internet-MANA

By   /  May 31, 2014  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  13 Comments

Their fear, their desperation and the total panic of those who see the enormity of what the Internet-MANA game changer means is music to my ears.

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‘Abortion Barbie’ is proof women’s bodies are still a battleground

By   /  May 31, 2014  /  Chloe King, Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda  /  22 Comments

Last Thursday, conservative street artist Sabo plastered parts of Los Angeles with posters he had designed – life-size images of a nearly naked Barbie Doll complete with a plastic foetus inside her abdomen.

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Guerrilla Girls call bullshit on Pharrell

By   /  May 31, 2014  /  Chloe King, Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  15 Comments

The Guerrilla Girls, an all-female anonymous feminist artist collective, were invited to form part of an exhibition at the Galerie Perrotin in Paris called G I R L S, curated by pop singer Pharrell himself which opened on Tuesday. The show claims to “celebrate women who are above all free, liberated by artists and their boundless, unfettered imagination”.

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GUEST BLOG: Steve Anderson – 24hrs to democratize copyright rules

By   /  May 31, 2014  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  Comments Off on GUEST BLOG: Steve Anderson – 24hrs to democratize copyright rules

Just a heads up that we’re in the last 24hrs of OpenMedia.org’s crowdsourcing initiative on copyright: https://openmedia.org/crowdsource

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PM unimpressed by protest outside his house – Afghans unimpressed by mass murder at weddings

By   /  May 31, 2014  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Frank Macskasy, Most Recent Blogs  /  6 Comments

On a quiet evening, in a leafy suburb in Auckland, around forty people gathered to hold a peaceful candle-lit vigil outside the mansion of multii-millionaire Prime Minister, John Key.

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Greens launch free healthcare policy for teenagers

By   /  May 31, 2014  /  Green Party, Raw News, Raw News feed  /  Comments Off on Greens launch free healthcare policy for teenagers

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Headline: Greens launch free healthcare policy for teenagers Saturday, 31 May 2014 | Press Release The Green Party today launched a $29 million plan to improve the health of young people aged 13-17, including making GP visits free for this group. The plan offers free doctors’ visits and […]

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Authoritarian Labour: Why Kelvin Davis needs to STFU – and soon!

By   /  May 30, 2014  /  Chris Trotter, Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda  /  70 Comments

DAVID, MATT, SOMEBODY – PLEASE! Tell Kelvin Davis to pull his head in. His outburst on Radio New Zealand’s Morning Report this morning was way beyond embarrassing. The ill-considered slagging of Hone Harawira and the Internet-Mana Party (IMP) not only reflected poorly on his own political skills, but it also raised doubts about Labour’s overall ability to read what is happening in the run-up to 20 September.

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