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Manifesting the racial divide

Ani O'Brien: White identity is being manifested by those who most decry it.

April 06, 2022
nz politics

Co-governance debate descends into a slugfest

Graham Adams: Advocates of sharing power with iwi will have to do much better than shouting “racism!” and “white supremacy!” at opponents. Or dismissing criticism as “politicisation”.

April 05, 2022
nz politics

Our Democracy is at risk

Dr Don Brash: dispels conspiracy theories and addresses what he sees as the real threat to democracy in New Zealand.

April 04, 2022
opinion

Unmistakably Labour Legislation

Chris Trotter: Michael Woods Fair Pay Agreements Bill represents a first – and unmistakably Labour – step towards re-empowering all Kiwi workers.

April 04, 2022
nz politics

Wouldn’t it be great if political parties opened their books?

Dr Bryce Edwards: National going on the front foot & publicising their windfall involved an element of bragging & gamesmanship. National got to reiterate to the public that they are competitive again.

April 04, 2022
opinion

The no-go areas that are killing mainstream media

Graham Adams: The failure of mass news outlets to cover debates raging on social media — including transgender and Treaty issues — threatens their survival. As does avoiding contentious court cases.

March 31, 2022
sport

England RFU would be mad to bypass Razor

Lachlan Waugh: NZ Rugby have left England with a golden coaching opportunity, yet they’re still dropping the ball

March 31, 2022
Free Speech

Human Rights Commissioner orders hit on interview

Free Speech Union question why Chief Commissioner Paul Hunt skewered their interview with Race Relations Commissioner Meng Foon.

March 31, 2022
World

New Zealand’s Australia-friendly response to China-Solomon Islands security deal

Geoffrey Miller provides another informative and insightful run down on the rapidly changing geopolitical environment in 2022.

March 30, 2022
covid

How Vaccine Messaging Confused the Public

John Gibson: The Government's lack of honesty is likely to damage future vaccination efforts and harm public health.

March 30, 2022