David Cunliffe Wants To Make A Change! With More of the Same….?

This week Mickey from the Standard blog published an article asking its readers and commentators what they wanted to hear from David Cunliffe in his state of the Nation speech. Suggestions ranged as far and wide as more taxes for the rich, no asset sales, stop fracking, living wages, less pollution, no TTP, Stronger laws […]

Mapping America’s Dwindling Invasion Coalition

Don’t worry, New Zealand’s governing Sea Of Stupid still firmly holds on to the sinking ship of Anglo Saxon empire! Via Zero edge, U.S. President Barack Obama is evidently not getting the multinational coalition his administration was expecting to share the burden of a limited strike operation against Syria. The British parliament has voted against […]

fake gold 3_0

On Deutsche Bank, Tungsten and Yes, The Bank Is Advising Our National Government On Asset Sales

On an almost daily base stories about Tungsten salted Gold are appearing on, if not the mainstream media outlets, high profile financial blogs and websites of financial pundits. Tungsten which the same weight as gold but costs a fraction of the price of gold has been found inside gold bars over the last few months […]

Send Beyond Treason to all pro-Depleted Uranium voters

If you like me are against the use of Depleted Uranium in wars (which of course is something we should not be involved with either) you might want to consider the following. Here is a link to the video “Beyond Treason” which exposes the US and NATO mentality of the exposable  soldier and the real […]

Tightening the noose around our necks because they are stupid? Yeah right!

When you listen to people as they get upset about what National is doing to this country you hear a lot of them calling this government stupid, corrupt and greedy. While that is mostly correct and there are a lot of stupid corrupt and greedy people in our government today there is also some very […]

Selling our commons to enrich the few at the cost of our environment

It appears that National has decided to bribe farmers and fishers with the proceeds of selling our assets. The Canterbury farmers can dip into a fund to irrigate their land polluting our environment for which we all will pay and the fishery people can start fish farms and oyster farms when National scraps any legal […]

The Shock Doctrine: The rise of disaster capitalism!

Why would they ram a huge barge unto a fragile reef and let oil escape on purpose destroying an entire ecosystem and the lively hoods of thousands of people? Naomi Klein explains it in detail in her excellent book The Shock doctrine: The rise of disaster capitalism. It’s Credo? Never let a crisis go to waste […]

Simon Power, Westpac and another downright conflict of interest from a National Minister

Today it was announced that Simon Power would become the managing director of Westpac’s very rich peoples department. As some of you recall Simon Power announced a shock resignation in February this year and left many people wondering why as he was touted as the next PM for National if elected. Many people questioned what […]

The Direction Of The Economy Is Not Going To Change

Yesterday the NZH announced that the Auckland housing market was picking up suggesting that the economic crisis was coming to an end. Today it is announced that the bounce in the housing market in April is unusual and last week Bollard announced another cut in the interest rate to 2,5% suggesting that previous cuts did […]

More controversial comments caught on tape

Rich pricks hubris. Business as usual. The controversial and damaging secret tape recordings from National’s annual conference have made a return to the election campaign and once again National’s Bill English is the target. 3 News has obtained another exclusive secret recording of English where he suggests that it is about winning at all costs […]

Lockwood Smith secretly recorded, suggests National has hidden agenda

Just as Bill English and John Key were moving to shut down the Kiwibank controversy, 3News has received more recordings which suggest National has a hidden agenda. 3News has been in contact with the person who made the secret recordings of Bill English at the National Party Conference on Friday night, who had further secret […]