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SPECIAL PUBLIC MEETING FOR PUBLIC TRANSPORT

By   /  August 31, 2016  /  Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  8 Comments

Urgent Public meeting on Public Transport… Speakers include: • Auckland City Councillor and AT Director Mike Lee, a long time advocate for rail in Auckland • Graham Matthews, General Manager Airport Development & Delivery at Auckland Airport • Jim Jackson, The Onehunga Enhancement Society • Graeme Easte from CBT • Stuart Johnstone – Rail and […]

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On The ‘New Zealand People’s Party’ – Misconceptions And Projections

By   /  August 31, 2016  /  Curwen Rolinson, Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda  /  9 Comments

Earlier this week a number of media outlets started running stories about something called the “New Zealand People’s Party” – a new electoral vehicle apparently set up by members of the Indian and Chinese communities in a bid to ensure better representation for those communities’ interests in our politics.

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Has Environment Minister Nick Smith finally gone mad?

By   /  August 31, 2016  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  46 Comments

The latest joke statement from the Government is from Nick Smith who is desperately trying to find something to blame other than farming for water pollution.

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Rally for Palestine

By   /  August 31, 2016  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  13 Comments

Add your presence and make a difference at the only regular public expression of  support for Palestine in Auckland!

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Park Up For Homes final protest in Palmy #ParkUpForHomes

By   /  August 31, 2016  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  Comments Off on Park Up For Homes final protest in Palmy #ParkUpForHomes

The #ParkUpForHomes movement has seen over 2000 people rally together in locations across New Zealand, standing for the rights of all Kiwis to have a safe, warm home to live in. This Friday, Park Up For Homes will hold its final protest event in Palmerston North, but organisers say: “This is not the end.” Success […]

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Burka and Burkini bans: counterproductive in essence and effect

By   /  August 31, 2016  /  Donna Miles, Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda  /  18 Comments

If countries with Muslim minorities are serious about achieving a cohesive society, then they should look at the discrimination against their Muslim population.

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Political Caption Competition

By   /  August 31, 2016  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  3 Comments

“Calm down Paddy, it’s called MMP”

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