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NEW POLL: One News Colmar Brunton Poll has Labour cannibalise Greens beneath threshold

By   /  August 17, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  No Comments

The most concerning part of the volatility of the Polls has been how utterly manipulated they are by the mainstream media.

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Facebook Watch: This post by the Young Nats has to be seen to be believed

By   /  August 16, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  14 Comments

How privileged and stuck up your own arsehole must you be to see this as a positive learning experience?

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Rachel Stewart destroys lying corporate dairy farmer water propaganda

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

National are the political expression of corporate farming and for too long we’ve allowed these thieves to rob us of our water for the benefit of their mates. they sold our bloody state energy assets to create a $400million irrigation slush fund. 

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Australia declares war on Jacinda

By   /  August 15, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  66 Comments

…Australia dares has the audacity to suggest they couldn’t work with NZ if Labour won?

We have put up with Australia’s blatant racism, citizenship rights double standards and their slavish devotion to American foreign policy and they are the ones questioning working with us???

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Rachel Smalley finally disappears up her own arse

By   /  August 15, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  22 Comments

I’m just gong to be brutal now.

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National’s ‘Maaaari-gonna-steal-the-water-under-Labour’ racist dog whistle shows how frightened they are of Jacinda

By   /  August 14, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  9 Comments

…Oh No! Maaaari might have a say over the heavily polluted rivers National helped exacerbate – what will motivate us?

Racism or clean drinking water?

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Stare how we treat disabled beneficiaries in the face

By   /  August 14, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  7 Comments

This is how the neoliberal welfare state that Metiria stood up against treats the disabled…

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Why National’s Bootcamps are 10 times worse than you thought they were

By   /  August 14, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  4 Comments

We know  our justice system is racist, this new policy is weighted heavily against Maori who would fail many of the set criteria being used. All this will do is put even more young Maori in prison.

We should be horrified at policy so openly racist.

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National’s response to mental health is a sick sad joke that should rule them out of Government

By   /  August 14, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  1 Comment

All National have announced is 17 new right wing social experiments to try and fix the dysfunction  they are exacerbating by using solutions that are the problem!

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10 Important stories about National’s political agenda that got lost in Jacindamania and Metiria’s assassination

By   /  August 14, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  7 Comments

With all the heat, noise and media attention on Jacindamania and Metiria’s political assassination, important news stories that really spell out the deficiencies and hollowness of National’s political agenda are being lost in the noise.

Here are the top 10.

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MUST WATCH: Jake Tame destroys Bill English over Bootcamps

By   /  August 14, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  22 Comments

Jack Tame is one of NZs best and most underrated journalists and interviewers, watch him destroy Bill English’s bullshit reasoning over Bootcamps.

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Nuclear war threats and Nazi rallies? That’s 205 days of President Trump

By   /  August 14, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  13 Comments

Trump is building a third electorate, alienated culturally and broken economically by Democrats and Republicans and fuelled on racist radicalism. All he needs now is some external threat to manipulate and demand total obedience from.

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Bootcamps? National want to bring back counter-productive bootcamps? No wonder we have such a high youth suicide rate

By   /  August 13, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  18 Comments

Bootcamps don’t help those forced through them, bootcamps don’t stop our insane prison population, bootcamps make angry National supporters feel good.

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Twitter Watch: Bill English’s bullshit walk on the beach during one of Auckland’s worst lightening storms

By   /  August 13, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  10 Comments

No, this isn’t a  Cialis commercial, it’s the Prime Minister claiming he and his wife were having a nice walk on the beach at 6.29pm in Auckland.

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Is Patrick Gower a sociopath? Look for yourself

By   /  August 13, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  30 Comments

Never before has the voice of rich white male privilege sounded so delusional. If the tv3 gig ever ends, Gower has a job for life as Trump’s Press Secretary.  

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Heather du Plessis-Allan shows Metiria there’s no such thing as sisterhood

By   /  August 13, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  11 Comments

du Plessis-Alan manages to go beyond hating on uppity Maoris, she also washes away an entire nations bigotry against beneficiaries by blaming Metiria for not being contrite enough…

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