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Who are the biggest snowflakes? Gun owners, Landlords or Farmers?

By   /  September 17, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  17 Comments

Who are the real snowflakes? Who are the people in NZ who are in such denial about their impact on the rest of us that they desperately need safe spaces because they’ll scream micro aggression if confronted with their behaviour?

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The unbelievable Saudi Sheep Bribe should disqualify National from Government

By   /  September 16, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  25 Comments

Saudi Arabia crucifies human beings – just think about that for a second. Do we really want a free trade deal with a country that crucifies human beings? To be told that we not only are attempting to in fact cut a free trade deal with a country that whips women for being raped, we fucking well spent $11.5 million trying to bribe these buggers to get that trade deal!

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When will Newshub & Radio NZ investigate Jian Yang with the same focus they investigated Metiria with?

By   /  September 16, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  13 Comments

Are they honestly saying a solo mother committing welfare ‘fraud’ 25 years ago to feed her child is more important than a possible Chinese spy infiltrating the Government?

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BREAKING: New Roy Morgan Poll – Nats 40% (down 2.5), Labour 39.5 (up 7), Greens 9, NZF 6 (down 5.5)

By   /  September 16, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  19 Comments

Somewhere Matthew Hooton, Ben Thomas, David Farrar, Michelle Boag, Cameron Slater, Simon Lusk and Jordan Williams are all silently rocking and sobbing in a  group pity hug.

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What is happening to our Politics? Youth have become a class and Jacinda is its champion

By   /  September 15, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  32 Comments

…what van Beynen has stumbled upon in his tour is a basic truth from the generational backlash of the 30 year neoliberal experiment. 

‘Youth’ is no longer an age. It is a class.

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Confirmed guests for The Daily Blog’s KIWI FAIR GO DEBATE Monday 8pm

By   /  September 15, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  12 Comments

The Daily Blog is pleased to announce the “Kiwi Fair Go Debate” – the first major broadcast political debate open to every registered political party standing in the 2017 New Zealand general election.

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BREAKING: New TV One Poll Labour 44% National 40% Green 7% NZ First 6%

By   /  September 14, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  79 Comments

This gives Labour plus the Greens the majority. If you look at the train wreck of Winston on Radio NZ this morning, you can see that Winston has lost his puff.

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BREAKING: Labour announce no new taxes before 2020

By   /  September 14, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  38 Comments

Labour is removing National’s tax scare mongering plan by announcing today that there will be no new taxes until after 2020…

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The new Fonterra advert has to be seen to be believed

By   /  September 14, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  19 Comments

Richie McCaw wanders around a Farm in the early morning and marvels at the pristine goodness of these human beings as if Jesus himself had personally popped down to the milking shed to milk a herd before feeding 5000 with a block of cheese.

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“I taught the spies, but I’m not a spy’ doesn’t fill me with confidence

By   /  September 14, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  39 Comments

Allegations that one of their MPs might be a Chinese spy demands scrutiny on top of National’s relationship with Chinese business people.

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So National’s Blue Dragons might be Red Dragons? How National are utterly compromised to China

By   /  September 13, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  33 Comments

…personally I think there are far bigger issues to worry about in terms of National’s incredibly close relationship with powerful and rich Chinese businessmen.

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Because I love Jacinda, I’m Party voting Green

By   /  September 13, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  36 Comments

The truth is that Labour can only bring about a progressive Government with the Greens. Look at the political freak show cavalcade of NZ First MPs. Other than Tracey Martin and maybe Ron Mark, they are Talkback radio callers with the intellectual nuance of a pool of  piss that has been left in the sun for a week.

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If National are really 47.3% – what does that say about us as a country?

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

Rise up and demand another way, rise up and force change, rise up and never let these rich pricks trade our dignity for their illusions of wealth. 

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TV Review: Who Owns NZ Now?

By   /  September 13, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  92 Comments

Bryan Bruce has done more fourth estate journalism in one documentary than the entire mainstream media have managed all year on housing. In a country where the sleepy hobbits don’t want to be woken from their slumber with economic ideologies when the Bloc is on, we have allowed a train wreck neoliberal experiment to benefit the few while crucifying the many.

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BOOM – TV3 Poll destroys Labour Hopes

By   /  September 12, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  93 Comments

Chris Trotter’s comments this morning that the Left have to bring over new voters rather than eat each others support base are perfectly timed.  

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When right wingers say Jacinda has no policy – show them this list

By   /  September 12, 2017  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  4 Comments

Since Jacinda Ardern has become Leader of the Opposition, Labour has announced the following key policies:

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