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The brave new world of carpooling

By   /  June 28, 2016  /  Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda, Sian Robertson  /  8 Comments

This one really shows how staggeringly out of touch Simon Bridges is. Yes, Simon, we want you to charge us to use the roads that were paid for by our taxes for public use, to encourage us to carpool, while neglecting to maintain and make use of the rail that our taxes built for public use. Please encourage us, Simon. We can’t do it without you.

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The hi-jacking of the working class

By   /  June 28, 2016  /  John Minto, Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda  /  24 Comments

Until the left is able to provide a coherent, message that it is the greed and corruption at the heart of capitalism which is to blame for the appalling situation low-income families find themselves in then we shouldn’t be surprised at the Trump/Brexit developments.

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Waatea 5th Estate – Where to After #ParkUPforHomes

By   /  June 28, 2016  /  Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  4 Comments

Joining us to discuss where to after #ParkUpForHomes…

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Political Caption Competition

By   /  June 28, 2016  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  14 Comments

Satire

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Daily Meme

By   /  June 28, 2016  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  2 Comments

Daily Meme

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The Daily Blog Open Mic – Tuesday – 28th June 2016

By   /  June 28, 2016  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  11 Comments

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

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Student loans are contributing to growing inequality – Tertiary Education Union

By   /  June 28, 2016  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  1 Comment

Tertiary Education Union

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Top 10 percent of households have half of total net worth – Statistics NZ

By   /  June 28, 2016  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  4 Comments

Household net worth The average New Zealand household was worth $289,000 in the year to June 2015, Statistics New Zealand said today. However wealth was not evenly distributed, with the top 10 percent accounting for around half of total wealth. In contrast, the bottom 40 percent held 3 percent of total wealth.   “While some […]

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NZ’s shocking level of child rape – Stop Demand

By   /  June 28, 2016  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  2 Comments

Call on Government and Children’s Commissioner to prioritise child rape. Stop Demand Foundation, which calls for action to stop sexual violence against women and children, is calling on the incoming Children’s Commissioner Andrew Becroft to address, as a priority, New Zealand’s shameful litany of sex crimes being committed against children. Its call follows the reporting, […]

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Park-up in Wellington – People speaking against the scourge of homelessness

By   /  June 28, 2016  /  Frank Macskasy, Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda  /  11 Comments

Wellington, NZ, 26 June – It was a cold and stormy rainy night… No, really, it was – cold, wet, and miserable. The kind of night that a growing number of homeless people – including families – are having to put up with regularly in once-egalitarian Aotearoa-New Zealand.

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John Key – we will not be held to ransom!

By   /  June 27, 2016  /  Frank Macskasy, Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda  /  28 Comments

When news of the kidnapping of Australians and a New Zealand citizen in Nigeria hit our headlines, our esteemed Dear Leader’s response was unequivocal;

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The Brexit Vote: The Painful Price of Inequality

By   /  June 27, 2016  /  Donna Miles, Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda  /  38 Comments

My Facebook home page is awash with post-Brexit expressions of disbelief and horror. So many people appear aghast at the stupidity of the Britons who voted for a possible mass economic suicide.

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GUEST BLOG: Lois Griffiths – Controlling Water, Controlling Life

By   /  June 27, 2016  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  10 Comments

All water supplies are controlled by the Israelis, including West Bank mountain aquifer water which by international law should be a Palestinian resource. Practising ‘hydrological apartheid’ , control of water is used as weapon to drive Palestinians off the land, and if not to another country then into squeezed isolated miserable ‘bantustans’.

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Cannabis conversation at the Auckland Town Hall 7pm Monday June 27th

By   /  June 27, 2016  /  Chris Fowlie, Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  10 Comments

Cannabis is always in the news and it seems like we’ve been talking about cannabis law reform forever – to the point where the most interesting thing about cannabis is why the law wasn’t changed years ago.

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Political Caption Competition

By   /  June 27, 2016  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  11 Comments

satire

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Daily Meme

By   /  June 27, 2016  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  Comments Off on Daily Meme

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