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Political Caption Competition

By   /  May 20, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  No Comments

That’ll get ’em to pay for a subscription!

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The Daily Blog Open Mic – Monday 20th May 2019

By   /  May 20, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs  /  No Comments

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

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TDB Top 5 International Stories: Monday 20th May 2019

By   /  May 20, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  No Comments

5: What It’s Like at an Alabama Clinic Still Performing Abortions
4: Saudi Arabia ‘seeks to avert war, ready to respond with force’
3: A VIGILANTE MILITIA DEFENDS AN IMAGINARY BORDER
2: What Does a Post-Roe America Look Like? As Anti-Choice Laws Multiply, Many Already Are Living In It
1: US prosecutors to ‘help themselves’ to Julian Assange’s possessions

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Ngaro’s support of “abortion equals Holocaust” views needs scrutiny – Jami Lee-Ross

By   /  May 20, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  No Comments

Botany MP Jami-Lee Ross says Alfred Ngaro’s support for a group comparing abortion to the Holocaust needs scrutiny. On Saturday Mr Ngaro shared on Facebook the comments of an anti-abortion post where it is claimed that abortion is “… an unholy Holocaust in our nation”. ”Alfred is entitled to his view, but it’s not one […]

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The Daily Blog Open Mic – Sunday 19th May 2019

By   /  May 19, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  3 Comments

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

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MEDIA STATEMENT: Nicky Steven’s whanau grieve for family of yet another victim of poor mental health services

By   /  May 19, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  2 Comments

North Shore mental health unit death – yet another time where the family is ignored and disaster strikes North Shore’s Willcox family “have every right to be angry and upset that they were not listened to by North Shore DHB, resulting in the death of their son,” says the family of Nicky Stevens, a Waikato […]

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Hadley Robinson-Lewis: In 2019 women live in fear.

By   /  May 19, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda  /  10 Comments

Women need allies now more than ever.

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E tū: Waikato Hospital assault tip of iceberg

By   /  May 19, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  No Comments

E tū says the serious assault on a security guard at Waikato Hospital this week is the tip of the iceberg and it’s time to end the use of security contractors who don’t provide adequate training, support and safe staffing. Today, our injured member is out of the hospital’s High Dependency Unit but has severe […]

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The Daily Blog Open Mic – Friday 17th May 2019

By   /  May 17, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  3 Comments

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

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TDB Top 5 International Stories: Friday 17th May 2019

By   /  May 17, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  No Comments

5: DRUG CARTELS ARE PREYING ON MIGRANTS STUCK IN MEXICO
4: Saudi-UAE coalition carries out deadly air raids on Yemen’s Sanaa
3: WILL JOHN BOLTON FINALLY GET HIS WAR WITH IRAN?
2: As EPA Insists Weed Killer Roundup is Safe, a Jury Orders Monsanto to Pay $2B to Couple With Cancer
1: Iran tells Middle East militias: prepare for proxy war

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GUEST BLOG: Bryan Bruce – I have just signed a petition to parliament by 13 year old Sinead Latimer

By   /  May 17, 2019  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  7 Comments

We have the highest rate of teenage suicide in the developed world. According to Stephen Bell (Director of Youthline ) In a average week two teenagers kill themselves and about 20 young people will be hospitalised for self-harm each week, he estimated.

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GUEST BLOG: Bryan Bruce – The Prime Minister is remarkable

By   /  May 17, 2019  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  No Comments

There is no question our Prime Minister is a truly remarkable person.

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GUEST BLOG: Ross Meurant – America: Rogue State

By   /  May 16, 2019  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  2 Comments

The trouble with schoolyard bullies is; sooner or later the smaller kids catch up. And as Great Britain and France found out: EMPIRES DIE. 

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Open Letter to the Government – Call for the NZ government to declare a climate emergency says the Vegan Society Aotearoa

By   /  May 16, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  No Comments

We call upon the government to live up to the climate agreements it has made internationally. By making methane a special case in the Zero Carbon Bill, we are creating a loophole for our dairy industry to carry on “business as usual”. A 10% reduction by 2030 is unlikely to be enough. This lack of […]

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GUEST BLOG: Edward Miller – Why is it ok to frack Taranaki if we’re going carbon neutral?

By   /  May 16, 2019  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  8 Comments

The latest offer of 2200 square kilometres of land around Taranaki for the controversial process of hydraulic fracturing for oil and gas, or ‘fracking’ deserves attention. Green MP Chloe Swarbrick explained to her followers that this under the current law this was an administrative decision, while Energy Minister Megan Woods was quick to note that among the offer’s benefits was that it didn’t include offshore oil and gas. But why frack now?

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AT Must Keep Trains Moving – Public Transport Users Association

By   /  May 16, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs  /  No Comments

The Public Transport Users Association (PTUA) is concerned train passengers will suffer through potential mass train cancellations due to the employment dispute between train maintenance staff and their Spanish employer Construccones y Auxilliar de Ferrocarriles (CAF). The PTUA understands CAF has locked out all train maintenance staff for 30 days becausethey were asking for a […]

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