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Radio Live Panel: 29 November 2015

Listen to my RadioLive panel with Mark Sainsbury and Bill Ralston. We talk about the Resource Management Act (RMA) reforms that are about to go to Select Committee. 145 more words


NZ Herald DigiPoll April 2015

Polling Company: DigiPoll

Subsciber to NZ Political Polling Code: Yes

Poll Method: Random Phone

Poll Size: 750 of whom 662 have a party preference… 221 more words

NZ Political Party Polls

Ports of Auckland: still totally not arrogant

Oh my god. I thought Chevron’s condescending “We Agree” ad campaign was the peak of companies-talking-down-to-people-and-ignoring-the-actual-criticisms-levelled-against-them. But Ports of Auckland – whose CEO Tony Gibson was protesting only days ago “ 177 more words


QOTD: Supreme hubris from POAL CEO Tony Gibson

On Q&A yesterday, Ports of Auckland CEO Tony Gibson said regarding their planned – and thoroughly rebuffed by the community – wharf extensions:

“I don’t think we’re arrogant as a company.

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Round the Bays Time Lapse

Today over 30,000 people ran and/or walked in Round the Bays in Auckland, including yours truly. Thanks to my fiancé a time lapse was able to be shot whilst I was out running! 48 more words


New Zealand by boat

Unsurprisingly in a country with the ninth longest coastline in the world, and where you’re never more than 120km from the sea, there are some pretty nice trips by water. 531 more words

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I have seen one future, and it is bleak

Way back in March, 2012,  I wrote this story regarding a march to support striking workers at Ports of Auckland. It appears there was some prescience about some of my observations at the time… 2,177 more words

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