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Chris Trotter on Labour’s attitude towards parents — Family First NZ

BowalleyRoad Blog 16 March 2018Family First Comment: “By adopting this impeccably “progressive” stance, Andrew Kirton and his comrades have forced Labour back into the same perilous political position it took up to defend the so-called “anti-smacking” legislation.

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Chris Trotter was right and National’s caucus ignored him — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

Chris Trotter is an astute observer of politics. He wouldn’t have survived for as long as he has if he wasn’t. Ahead of the vote for National’s new leader yesterday he wrote this: THE NATIONAL PARTY CAUCUS should make Judith Collins Leader of the Opposition.

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Chris Trotter mounts defence of Waka Jumping Bill

Chris Trotter defends Waka Jumping Bill, condemned opposition to bill as anti-democratic. More later, but Trotter seems to be very confused or intent on confusing others.

Not everyone adores Ardern

From Stuff a reader writes:-

I don’t understand this messianic desperation around Miss Ardern. Its not healthy for the sycophantic or their messiah.

Media frenzy over Ardern pregnancy continues - first signs of readers irritation?

Chris Trotter ‘s column on Stuff goes on about the Ardern pregnancy marking the passing of power to a new generation.

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The romantic socialist loses the plot - utterly - Part 1

Some years ago Adam was in a luncheon group which by chance included Michael Cullen. In the course of the lunch Chris Trotter’s name came up and Michael Cullen… 545 more words

Can Jacinda Ardern inspire a new generation?

The intermittently hopeful Chris Trotter asks  Can Jacinda Ardern, like President Kennedy before her, inspire youth?

“Let the word go forth from this time and place, to friend and foe alike, that the torch has been passed to a new generation of Americans – born in this century, tempered by war, disciplined by a hard and bitter peace, proud of our ancient heritage – and unwilling to witness or permit the slow undoing of those human rights to which this nation has always been committed, and to which we are committed today at home and around the world.” –  John F.

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