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The Free-market, Hyper-individualism… and a Culture of Cruelty?

By   /  July 10, 2018  /  Frank Macskasy, Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda  /  26 Comments

A certain amount of callousness; disdain; and outright hatred must replace  compassion, egalitarianism, and a sense of community cohesion if the neo-liberal version of “society” is to operate successfully.

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The Mendacities of Mr English: the covert agenda of high immigration

By   /  March 5, 2017  /  Frank Macskasy, Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda  /  50 Comments

Bill English was recently caught on-the-spot when challenged why National was permitting high immigration at a time when unemployment was still high, and rising.

Make no mistake, National has opened the floodgates of immigration because it is an easy way to artificially stimulate the economy. This was pointed out in May 2011, by then-Immigration Minister, Jonathan Coleman, who trumpeted the contribution made by immigration to economic growth;

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WINZ, waste, and wonky numbers – *up-date*

By   /  July 12, 2015  /  Frank Macskasy, Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda  /  15 Comments

“Thousands of people are having their benefits cut off because they are not filling in the complicated paperwork required…4916 just dropped out of the system because they did not do the paperwork.”

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