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Why over egging ‘Russian collusion’ has helped Trump and damaged media credibility

By   /  March 26, 2019  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  18 Comments

By blaming Russia and promising a conviction of collusion, the mainstream media have given proof to Trumps ‘fake news’ narrative. The impact of this may give our carrot coloured maniac another 4 years.

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Waatea News Column – A Mass surveillance response would be unacceptable

By   /  March 26, 2019  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  No Comments

There are already murmurs being made that the GCSB, SIS and Police need mass surveillance powers to combat the extremism that erupted so violently towards Muslims in Christchurch last week.

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Those Who Do Not Learn The Lessons Of History …

By   /  March 26, 2019  /  Chris Trotter, Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda  /  46 Comments

MARAMA DAVIDSON and Golriz Ghahraman would be well advised to take a break and read a little history. Not the history of colonial New Zealand: they seem very well-acquainted with that dismal narrative. No, the history they should familiarise themselves with, is the history of the Alliance in the weeks and months that followed the terrorist attacks of 11 September 2001.

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A Tale of Terror and Love

By   /  March 26, 2019  /  Christine Rose, Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda  /  No Comments

I don’t believe in any God, but wish I did. For what good prayers and hugs in defence against violence and terrorism have served in the past, it might provide some comfort to the believers. It’s hard to believe in the saving graces of love and hope when they can so easily be overthrown by one evil man with several guns.

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GUEST BLOG: Gerard Otto – Don’t mention us

By   /  March 26, 2019  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  1 Comment

As fingers point at our intelligence and security services ahead of an inquiry it’s also worth looking at the fingers pointing back at the accusers.

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GUEST BLOG: Bryan Bruce – I used to have a car like that.

By   /  March 26, 2019  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  5 Comments

A lot of jokes don’t make sense until you get to the end.

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Political Caption Competition

By   /  March 26, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  4 Comments

Winston Peters from NZzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz

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The Daily Blog Open Mic – Tuesday 26th March 2019

By   /  March 26, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  1 Comment

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

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Counting Cards – Is it Real?

By   /  March 26, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs  /  No Comments

Blackjack is one of the most popular card games in the world, and it has been immortalised many times over the years in the world of film. It is a game of chance in which players have to try to beat the dealer by getting as close to 21 as possible without going bust. When it […]

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Malcolm Evans – A spanner in the terrorist works

By   /  March 25, 2019  /  Malcolm Evans, Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  No Comments

Malcolm Evans – A spanner in the terrorist works

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The Jordan Peterson backlash, White Supremacy Intelligence failures, Healing and confronting Islamaphobia, the importance of a fair trial, the limitations of Identity Politics & the safety of the Prime Minister: What Happens Next?

By   /  March 25, 2019  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  18 Comments

As the numbness dissolves, as the recoil shock to ourselves and our national identity slows in its reverberations, we are left with an enormous amount of damage to heal, new steps forward to take and real questions that demand answering.

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Could the woke do to Christchurch solidarity what they did to the Pride Parade?

By   /  March 25, 2019  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  15 Comments

…attempting to connect the violence on Friday with right wing opinions, the defence of free speech or concerns about immigration and conflate that with all white people as racist murderers is a sure fire way of eroding the solidarity in sorrow that has bound many.

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Here’s what the Daily Blog investigation into white supremacists said in 2015

By   /  March 25, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda  /  20 Comments

In 2015 Ben Peterson explored NZs far right.

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Why NZ must get rid of ISDS now

By   /  March 25, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, Professor Jane Kelsey, Setting The Agenda  /  5 Comments

Information just revealed under Australia’s Freedom of Information Act shows taxpayers bore half the AUD23 million cost of defeating an investment dispute brought by tobacco giant Philip Morris.

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Political Caption Competition

By   /  March 25, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  1 Comment

This is what I do when I’m not spreading far right conspiracies about the UN.

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The Daily Blog Open Mic – Monday 25th March 2019

By   /  March 25, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  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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