NZ Pharmacies Accused of “Underpaying Employees” Exposes Reddit NZ’s Ugly, Anti-Indian, Xenophobia and Racism

A few days ago NZ online magazine, Pharmacy Today, published an article naming 10 Auckland pharmacies accused of underpaying employees. Wed 26 April 207 The Labour Inspectorate general manager George Mason confirmed to Pharmacy Today this afternoon that the Inspectorate has filed a claim at the Employment Relations Authority (ERA) against ten South and West…

Is This Ad Racist?

  The New Zealand Chinese Association and others complained to the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) about AA Smartfuel television, radio and online advertisement, saying it was discriminating and racist. The ad features a man called Edward who is a taxi driver and uses the AA Smartfuel card to get discounts on petrol. The New Zealand…

Vigilante Racists Make New Zealand No Place for Foreign Drivers

  Most tourist seasons in New Zealand have a theme. Some years it’s backpacker attacks, some years it’s the ongoing war on freedom campers, but overall the underlying thread is the love hate relationship New Zealand has with tourists, tolerated for nothing more than the wealth they bring and despised simply for being there. This…

Open Racism in New Zealand, and ‘On the Buses’

The video says it all. A neighbour complained about noise disturbing her daughter, this is the reaction she got. “This is my country, I’m BORN here..they should all go home” Small towns, small minds. Even in Wellington. This one was filmed on the Naenae bus (Lower Hutt, Wellington) loaded to YouTube yesterday by Transport New…