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How dare National claim an ‘erosion of democracy’

By   /  November 6, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  37 Comments

If you are stupid enough to believe this bullshit, you are either a coma patient or a Trump supporter.

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In defence of Guy Fawkes – let’s take it back for the Activist Left

By   /  November 6, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  7 Comments

You can take my sparkler out of my dead cold hands. 

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Isn’t it time we replaced Tim Groser for Helen Clark as US Ambassador?

By   /  November 6, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  22 Comments

Wouldn’t Helen Clark be a far greater ambassador to the US to protect NZs interests than Groser?

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What Winston is actually doing with Russia?

By   /  November 5, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  23 Comments

I’ve said it many times, this Government will be far more radical than the corporate mainstream media pundits are claiming. Having spoken to some of those who were part of the behind the scenes negotiations, I believe this Government is deadly serious about reforming and changing Capitalism in this country.

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Retargeting environmentalists & social media activists by NZ Spies

By   /  November 5, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  18 Comments

The new Government must demand far greater checks and balances over this because we can all clearly see where naming these activists as a threat is leading us to, an excuse to start mass surveillance against anyone these paranoid clowns perceive as a threat.

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The terrifying rise of Judith Collins & why mocking her crushing 3 cars misses the point

By   /  November 5, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  5 Comments

…let’s put aside the way the mainstream media have framed this as the creation of the greatest and most powerful opposition in history, the mocking of the fact that ‘Crusher’ Collins only crushed 3 cars misses the real point…

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What to do about Bill’s threat of democratic sabotage

By   /  November 5, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  16 Comments

What Bill is threatening is to just run malicious interference for the next 3 years to slow down any way for the new Government to pass its agenda.

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There needs to be a voice for the Cannabis Industry if referendum is to mean anything

By   /  November 5, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  2 Comments

Moving to a taxed and regulated cannabis market would create jobs, tax revenue and a huge drop in prison and policing costs. 

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Why Marama Davidson needs to be the new co-leader of the Green Party

By   /  November 5, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  21 Comments

Marama has the intelligence, leadership skills and vision to retain the social justice and environmental values while Shaw can woo small and ethical business.

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The madness of Manus Island and what NZ should be doing

By   /  November 3, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  13 Comments

I think attempting to rehabilitate 700+ highly traumatised male refugees when we have 10000+ in our own prison system with barely any rehabilitation services, let alone the hundreds of thousands within the community who are being  let down by the non-existent mental health system would be a huge call that could easily implode in public anger.

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Why the TPPA will be a test for the new Labour Māori Caucus more than it will be for Jacinda

By   /  November 2, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  10 Comments

So what happens if Jacinda and David get snookered into having to sign the TPPA?

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What the 2017 youth quake really means for 2020

By   /  November 2, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  5 Comments

Let’s look at what this small increase in turn out by young people in NZ actually meant for the election result. With a modest increase of 6.5% and more Maori voting, they managed to throw out the National Party despite the National Party getting an incredible 44%.

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WaateaNews: Māori Home Ownership in Tāmaki Makaurau: Is Auckland’s future an economically gated Pākeha community?

By   /  November 2, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  13 Comments

Could the largest Pacific Island and Maori city in New Zealand be unintentionally white washed by Labour’s new affordable housing KiwiBuild project?

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TWITTER WATCH: – Jacinda’s cat has more followers than the Deputy Leader of the National Party

By   /  November 2, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  11 Comments

Can there be a more wonderful humiliation?

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Can the NZ Herald explain how this is breaking news?

By   /  November 1, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  18 Comments

Since when was Mike Hosking’s bullshit hot takes on any subject ‘Breaking News’.

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Mainstream media claim no Youth Quake (cough, cough – bullshit)

By   /  November 1, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  12 Comments

Remember all those msm political pundits who claimed there hadn’t been a Youth Quake and that the Left had failed to rouse them to the ballot boxes?

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