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Secret police trials using secret evidence in NZ – welcome to my Kafkaesque nightmare

By   /  March 31, 2019  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  37 Comments

Isn’t it incredible how left wing journalists, activists, Māori, environmentalists, Greenpeace, the Green Party, earthquake survivors and left wing bloggers all  have to accept erosions of civil liberties in NZ, except for white supremacists who apparently can plot atrocities for years and the State doesn’t seem to want to annoy them.

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The Liberal Agenda – Bryan Bruce – NZ Public Television

By   /  March 31, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  1 Comment

Just in case anyone is wondering why I have linked tonight to the Al Jazeera investigation into Pauline Hanson’s One Nation Party and the NRA, on the New Zeland Public Television’s site … it’s because whatever else you may conclude about the documentary it’s a sobering reminder that not all white supremacists wear camouflage pants.

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GUEST BLOG: Bryan Bruce – Facebook needs a “report” button

By   /  March 31, 2019  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  Comments Off on GUEST BLOG: Bryan Bruce – Facebook needs a “report” button

While it was good to read of Facebook’s banning white nationalist content from its platforms the company needs to be more proactive on ALL hate speech and vile content videos.

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The Daily Blog Open Mic – Sunday 31st March 2019

By   /  March 31, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  1 Comment

Announce protest actions, general chit chat or give your opinion on issues we haven’t covered for the day. Moderation rules are more lenient for this section, but try and play nicely. EDITORS NOTE: – By the way, here’s a list of shit that will get your comment dumped. Sexist language, homophobic language, racist language, anti-muslim hate, […]

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Political Caption Competition

By   /  March 30, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  1 Comment

What more is there to say?

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The intellectual rebirth of NZ First?

By   /  March 30, 2019  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  15 Comments

NZ First will not be able to blow any of their dog whistles any longer and will be reliant on Shane Jones winning Northland to remain in Parliament as they currently tread water sub 5%.

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How could Christchurch atrocity impact the 2020 election?

By   /  March 30, 2019  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  28 Comments

Normally events can be eclipsed, or glossed over or forgotten, but this atrocity is unique to us in modern political history and it has stamped something deep into our national psyche and many are privately thankful Jacinda was here to lead us through what has been a test for who we think we are and who we want to be so I think the ramifications of this event will be felt deep into the 2020 election.

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The Daily Blog Open Mic – Saturday 30th March 2019

By   /  March 30, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  19 Comments

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

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In the wake of this atrocity, I have never been prouder to be a New Zealander

By   /  March 29, 2019  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  51 Comments

The beauty, strength, compassion, grace and dignity Jacinda & the vast, vast majority of New Zealanders have shown in the face of this horrific atrocity has made me prouder to be a Kiwi than any other single time in my life.

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Sean Plunket’s Working Group with Bomber Bradbury & Damien Grant: This week – How NZ reacted, Jacinda’s leadership, Future of NZ First, trade & morality, Brexit & Facebook

By   /  March 29, 2019  /  Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  2 Comments

Sean Plunket’s Working Group with Bomber Bradbury & Damien Grant: This week – How NZ reacted, Jacinda’s leadership, Future of NZ First, trade & morality, Brexit & Facebook

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Political Caption Competition

By   /  March 29, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  2 Comments

When I’m not spreading far right conspiracies about the UN that inspire political violence against James Shaw and mass murder, I cook sausages for Farmers. 

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The Daily Blog Open Mic – Friday 29th March 2019

By   /  March 29, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  2 Comments

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

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lslamophobia: From Hollywood to Christchurch with hate

By   /  March 29, 2019  /  Donna Miles, Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda  /  118 Comments

The media has had a lot to do with shaping negative attitudes towards Muslims. A recent University of Alabama study found terrorist attacks by Muslim extremists receive 357 percent more media coverage than attacks committed by non-Muslims.

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All employer-assisted migrant workers deserve a chance to have a pathway to residency

By   /  March 29, 2019  /  Mike Treen, Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda  /  9 Comments

We are a union of 7000 financial members. We estimate that up to one-quarter of our members could be on a temporary work visa. We cover workers in fast food, hospitality, hotels, call centres and security. We also have members in English Language Schools. Unite Union believes it is necessary to review the entire system […]

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The Liberal Agenda – Bryan Bruce – Delay to Brexit and my Trade Doco

By   /  March 29, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  2 Comments

Just an update to everyone who contributed to “Trade Secrets” my documentary on “free” trade and the “free” market.

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GUEST BLOG: Gerard Otto – Claire Trevett’s remarkable blindness

By   /  March 29, 2019  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  10 Comments

It’s hard to not say something when a deputy chief political editor for the NZ Herald writes that Helen Clark failed to do anything about gun reform laws, and even NZ First who have been in opposition before October 2017….but leaves out the big blue elephant in the room.

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