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Government botches chance to jumpstart the economy – First Union

By   /  February 29, 2016  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  2 Comments

  Government botches chance to jumpstart the economy   While the government confirms the minimum wage will rise 50 cents to $15.25 an hour, a trade union representing low paid workers is criticising the “meagre” increase as a missed opportunity to assist the lowest paid workers and boost the economy at the same time.   […]

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The full horror of what the NZ Army did to Jon Stephenson

By   /  February 29, 2016  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  15 Comments

The NZDF didn’t make a mistake, they were attempting to discredit Stephenson rather than engage with his accusations that the NZDF was culpable in breaching the Geneva contention.

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The looming demographic pensions disaster

By   /  February 29, 2016  /  Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda, Susan St John  /  19 Comments

I am becoming more worried as time goes by that we are heading for a demographic pensions disaster.

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MUST READ: National’s Food In Schools programme reveals depth of child poverty in New Zealand

By   /  February 29, 2016  /  Frank Macskasy, Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda  /  24 Comments

The rise in demand for KickStart breakfasts occurred at the same time as those on welfare benefits was cut dramatically;

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The Daily Blog Open Mic – Monday 29th February 2016

By   /  February 29, 2016  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  6 Comments

Announce protest actions, general chit chat or give your opinion on issues we haven’t covered for the day.

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Hey, Trotter! Inter-generational War is NOT the answer to Auckland’s problems, but it sure as hell is part of the cause

By   /  February 28, 2016  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  50 Comments

Calling ones elders out on their priviledge is no easy task, but to claim boomer priviledge is somehow sacred and criticising it unfair can not match up with the reality that 30 000 of your peers Comrade stopped the apsirations of 206 000 of my peers last week.

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BLOGWATCH: Hey Cam – you were wrong about me last time as well mate

By   /  February 28, 2016  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  11 Comments

Cam has claimed in a blog posted yesterday that my new 7pm current affairs show won’t last very long. It’s funny because only last month Cam was predicting that I would be arrested by the Police for my role in the shut down of Auckland during the TPPA protest.

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