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'Labour West' promoting Little and Mahuta leadership

An apparently authorised Labour group (Labour West) is promoting a ‘Meet Andrew Little and Nanaia Mahuta’ event in West Auckland that currently appears to exclude the other two leadership contenders. 493 more words


The "Dirty Politics" ruse

The ruse being used with the campaign on “Dirty Politics” is illustrated in a comment at The Standard. It was in a response to this comment by ‘Mike': 1,178 more words


A Labour Day wish list

Clemgeopin has posted a “Thoughts for Labour Day” wish list at The Standard and also at Kiwiblog.

Thoughts for the Labour day:

8 hours for Work…

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Labour Day

Today is Labour Day, a day off for Monday-Friday workers, but not for many who work in police, health, retail and hospitality (and other industries). 469 more words


Cross blog support for cannabis law reform?

David Farrar has a post at Kiwiblog showing a marked shift in the US towards cannabis law reform – US views on cannabis legalisation. 363 more words


Real Estate live in Sydney | The Music Network

A collective wave of hypnosis washed over the sold-out crowd at The Standard on Friday night, as lo-fidelic buzzband Real Estate made their debut performance in the southern hemisphere. 223 more words


First Aid Kit live in Sydney | The Music Network

The dulcet tones of Swedish sister-act First Aid Kit permeated The Standard’s room on balmy Thursday night, pacifying the sold-out audience with the lulling ballads and bluegrass-inflected tunes from their countrified sophomore record  277 more words