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BY-ELECTION SCANDAL: That cold, terrifying and soulless nails-on-blackboard sound you hear right now is Judith Collins sharpening her talons

By   /  October 16, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  45 Comments

Jami-Lee has not so much burnt his Bridges as he has napalmed him. 

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What’s most shocking – Saudi Arabia butchering a journalist or that we are outraged despite them killing thousands in Yemen?

By   /  October 16, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  11 Comments

I’m not sure what is more shocking – butchering a Washington Post Journalist or that it’s taken that murder to outrage everyone about Saudi Arabia when they’ve already killed thousands of civilians in Yemen.

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BREAKING TWITTER WATCH: Jami-Lee Ross goes full Trump

By   /  October 15, 2018  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  44 Comments

In the last 20 minutes, Jami-Lee Ross, who is on home leave for a ‘stressful personal issue’, has gone full blown Trump and suddenly unleashed Twitter war on Simon Bridges…

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The biggest abuser of the poor is the State – not loan sharks

By   /  October 15, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  6 Comments

The reality that people in poverty go to loan sharks because they’re kinder than WINZ is another example of the counter productive fuckwittery of neoliberal social service agencies

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The double standards of White rage when it comes to hiring more Māori at Hospitals

By   /  October 15, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  11 Comments

It really says something about us as a country when the rage is focused at Hospitals trying to hire more Māori & Pacific Islanders because ‘that’s racist’, but there is no rage at those same Hospitals not resuscitating Māori & Pacific Island babies…

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Koru Lounge Carnage and Mosgiel as a town – why the media are letting us down

By   /  October 14, 2018  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  2 Comments

It is time we stood against these fools and their distractions and fought back to reclaim a media that actually challenges and provides insight rather than the vacant infotainment we are served up at 7pm and on the front pages of our newspapers. 

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TWITTER WATCH: The sick hatred Golriz Ghahraman puts up with makes me question our humanity sometimes

By   /  October 13, 2018  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  12 Comments

We may disagree on politics and culture and economics and philosophy and we may argue our causes passionately and we may be blunt, rude and self righteous in the pursuit of that argument, but who the Christ gets off on making fun of something like this?

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The 1080 hysteria has been debunked – what does it tell us about the state of activist debate?

By   /  October 13, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  63 Comments

The venom, self righteousness and utterly misplaced perceptions that 1080 is poisoning  human beings  and vast amounts of unintentional wildlife has been an eye opening reality check of how poorly understood science is in todays activist world.

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For those claiming Jacinda’s UN appearance with Neve was meaningless – here are the stats

By   /  October 13, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  13 Comments

Those images of Jacinda at the UN with Clarke and Neve have given us more value for money than the entire Hobbit Trilogy. 

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Steven Joyce digs himself deeper into his $11.7b hole while Grant Robertson produces $5.5billion surplus

By   /  October 13, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  9 Comments

If you ask 10 NZers who is the best manger of the economy, despite all the evidence that shows National only looks after the rich and wealthy, 9 out of 10 all claim National do. This is why the lie Joyce used during the election almost won it for them, National must lie and must keep the lie alive at all times if they ever hope to win back the Treasury Benches. 

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National Party MP Simeon Brown is a shit stain killing NZers

By   /  October 13, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  25 Comments

Simeon Brown has blood all over his hands.  

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Capping loan sharks is great – now what about the debt the State agencies load onto beneficiaries?

By   /  October 12, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  19 Comments

It’s just another feel good promise that hasn’t even been implemented while the Government continues to act just as cruelly as the behaviour they are legislating against.

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Hahahahaha Online Census total failure – like we called it

By   /  October 11, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  8 Comments

…let’s remember this was a cost cutting measure to try and make  it cheaper, but without a person coming to your door and actually identifying you and prompting you to fill the form in, a lot of NZers didn’t bother.

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Dow Jones plunges 831 points and planet has a decade to prevent catastrophic climate change – where is our media?

By   /  October 11, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  29 Comments

The real problem for light entertainment current affairs shows like Seven Sharp & The Project is that their low quality prattle can’t give insight or critical debate to fundamental issues like Climate Change or the looming economic depression.

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Seeing as the NZ Herald is too focused on Koru Lounge Carnage – let’s do the journalism for them on climate change

By   /  October 11, 2018  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  17 Comments

The NZ Herald, The largest daily newspaper in NZ,  is too led by their millennial social media staff who are only focused on the latest micro-aggression policing online fat-shaming, victim-blaming, mother shaming, shaming shaming, too woke to joke comedy shaming outrage or white privilege drenched cutting issues like Koru Lounge Carnage and property speculation porn.

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How the Euthanasia Bill would be used by the State to kill the weakest and poorest amongst us

By   /  October 11, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  21 Comments

The State is the biggest threat to the people and giving it legal euthanasia would be the most worrying threat to our human rights. This isn’t about the individuals right to end their life, this is about stopping the State from having the right to kill the poorest and weakest amongst us. 

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