Kiwi Comments About John Key’s Rewriting of New Zealand’s Turbulent Past – The Lies White People Tell.

This is my fav #johnkeyhistory comment. His intro written for the NZ literature trail guide. #noneedtomakeitup pic.twitter.com/Iujhrh5Qhz — Helen Kelly (@helenkellyCTU) November 20, 2014 For background read NZ History lesson on Planet Key – the lies white people tell themselves (The Daily Blog) Prime Minister’s Warped View of History – NZ Greens: Students who sat…

Entering the NZ Flag Debate

Why all the fuss about adopting a ‘new’ flag for New Zealand when there’s already a perfectly acceptable existing flag that serves as a good alternative to the present Union Flag/Southern Cross mash-up? The Maori flag is there NZ, use it. Don’t fix what ain’t broken with Key’s referendum , just add the S’ Cross…

Huge rise in child abduction cases

“Huge rise in child abduction cases” screams the headline in today’s New Zealand Herald, sure to invoke images of children being dragged from the streets by persons unknown. But read the article and you’ll learn that these abductions are mostly parents taking their children out of the country without the consent of the other parent.…