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by Dieuwe de Boer · 27/10/2017 10am
For nearly a month after the election, this country did not have a government. There were continuous stories about how Winston Peters was keeping everyone waiting and that he should just hurry up. There were any number of coalition options possible, but since a "Grand Coalition" and a "Blue Green" ...
by Dieuwe de Boer · 12/10/2017 11am
No one has ever accused NZ First leader Winston Peters of being politically correct, and that tradition is likely to continue after he made some inflammatory statements earlier today. In his latest interview , Peters responded to a question about David Seymour wanting to abolish the Department of ...
by Dieuwe de Boer · 12/09/2017 9pm
Tim Wilms from The Unshackled is in New Zealand to observe our election first-hand, and his report on the Labour Party is spot on. Jacinda has focused on two issues: more taxes and abortion on demand. Post-birth abortion for the elderly is also on the table. Issues regarding the economy, tax and ...
by Dieuwe de Boer · 16/08/2017 1pm
If you think that this crazy election couldn't get any crazier, you would be wrong. It has been revealed that Labour MP Chris Hipkins colluded with the Australian Labor Party to try and bring down Australian Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce. While the Australians seem to have resolved the ...
by Dieuwe de Boer · 10/08/2017 5pm
I know what you're thinking, but please hear me out. There have been plenty of people outraged over Mike Hosking being picked to moderate the election debates since he's considered a National Party hack. But is there any unbiased person in our media class?
by Alex Eastwood-Williams · 10/08/2017 1am
New Zealand politics is full of o ld s tereotypes and mythology, but as we head into the 2017 election Right Minds NZ shines some light on some of the prevalent myths about New Zealand political parties and voters... Myth #1: "New Zealand First is a pensioner's party." Origin: In the late 1980s, ...
by Dieuwe de Boer · 08/08/2017 8pm
It's chaos over at Green HQ, just like this time last week it was chaos over at Labour HQ. They say a week is a long time in politics. Seven days ago Andrew Little was Labour leader and the Greens had reached a new high in the polls. Jacinda Ardern has since struggled to differentiate herself, ...
by Right Minds NZ · 01/08/2017 10am
In a shocking turn of events, Andrew Little has resigned as leader of the Labour Party just hours after stating that he would not. With less than two months to go till the election, this leaves Labour in turmoil and very low down in the polls. UPDATE: Jacinda Ardern has been named as leader and Kelvin Davis as deputy leader.