Just a bit of history. Around 1999 a thesis was published. It was called rebuilding America’s defences. It was published by a group of what we now know to be dual citizen neo-liberals calling themselves the project for a new American century. In it they called for a “New Pearl Harbor”.
Is Labour seriously trying to tell New Zealanders that putting cameras in their bedrooms without a warrant is okay because instead of being able to do it for 48 hours the SIS can do it for 24 hours instead?
With the announcement that Labour had secured a warrantless spy window of “only” 24 hours I thought the time has come to give the idjits of Labour a piece of my mind! So here goes: Dear Andrew and Labour leaders, I just read that you think you have achieved something really cool in halving the […]
In my previous post I talked about the International Centre For Settlement of Investment Disputes as a tool to be able to fine sovereign states who want to Re-nationalize their assets. I have always wondered at the lack of firm political stance from the Labour party on the subject […]
“We are grateful to the Washington Post, the New York Times, Time Magazine and other great publications whose directors have attended our meetings and respected their promises of discretion for almost 40 years……It would have been impossible for us to develop our plan for the world if we had been subjected to the lights of […]
John Key, according to the NZ Herald article announcing that John Key was awaiting orders advice from the US on how we could assist the destruction of Syria battle against ISIS, was not available for comments. He was however available on breakfast TV to comment on David Cunliffe’s decision to stand down as leader and […]
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 […]
Update: With Karol posting an excellent article at the Standard about David Schearer and his dubious attitudes towards mercenaries and coercion in global conflicts I thought I would repost me earlier article on David Schearer. First posted on: 29/05/2012 While most Kiwis still labour (no pun intended) under the illusion that we have free elections […]
I can’t think of anything more offensive than a man calling every woman he doesn’t like or has a beef with a girl. I find it so offensive that I think that not even Paula “Zip-it” Bennet should be exposed to the sexist equivalent of calling every black male “boy”. It is patronizing, demeaning and […]
Just in case you were wondering how many more prisoners per 100.000 Iran has or that other evil country Russia compared to that beacon of liberty and reason the US, here is a list of countries by the number of prisoners. It turns out that Iran has about 333 per 100.000 and Russia about 502. […]
This morning News Papers duly reported the arrest of Hone Harawira MP for his “part” in a demonstration. The demonstration was peaceful and Hone at the time was in his car listening to music. To arrest Hone the police claims they had to bash in the back window of his car to pull him out […]
Soros is regarded by many as a sort of leftist saviour who finances leftist media outlets and who is fabulously wealthy. What is interesting is that Soros’ has been financing many colour revolutions around the world through his NGO’s causing death, destabilisation and mayhem in the chosen countries. You may want to remember that our […]
Let’s prove him right! Prime Minister John Key has conceded National risk losing the election should the Green Party hold the balance of power. The Green Party captured 10.1 per cent in the latest DigiPoll, the party’s highest rating in the poll since the 2002 election campaign. With Labour floundering around the 30 per cent […]