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Leadership and Public Office

“Sack the leader!” they cry.

The labour Party had it’s tail kicked in the general election. The worst clipping in 90 years. Some are expressing their dissatisfaction. 676 more words

The Len Brown Affair

Len Brown has achieved a lot in his political career to date.

  • Elected Mayor of Manukau City in 2007
  • Elected as Inaugural Mayor of Auckland’s ‘Super City’ in 2010…
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New Zealand

Serious questions for Jared Savage & the NZ Herald

So, further to the Cameron Slater email that felled Judith Collins, there’s a particular line in the email that’s rather troubling:

I am maintaining daily communications with Jared Savage at the Herald and he is passing information directly to me that the Herald can’t run and so are feeding me to run on the blog.

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It's about much more than just policy

Since the Nicky Hager book Dirty Politics came out seven days ago we have heard the catch cry “let’s talk about policy.”

Whilst the idea of talking important is extremely important, I’ll move away from the pack a bit and offer the suggestion that it’s about a lot more than just policy. 307 more words

Alone and Lost in Paradise

What an exhausting last couple of weeks it has been for the political spectrum in New Zealand. As a political science student I feel the need to comment on Nicky Hagers book.. 307 more words


Dirty Politics - Sex Scandal

 I have no problem with admitting that the happenings of this chapter in ‘Dirty Politics‘ was a politically motivated attack – true dirty politics at work. 337 more words