Gareth Morgans vision for working people – Stay Poor

Gareth Morgan’s Opportunities Party is working to appear a radical departure from the status quo. Proposals for a dramatic change to taxation policy and the partial roll out of a Universal Basic Income are a welcome political development. It’s good to have a political party seriously calling for the rich to pay more tax. But… Continue reading Gareth Morgans vision for working people – Stay Poor

A Political Review of Constant Radical- the Life and Times of Sue Bradford

Global politics is in a state of change. Old orthodoxies are breaking down, and new projects are rising to challenge the status quo. These challenges come from both the left and right. While NZ hasn’t felt the same rupture as we have seen withJeremy Corbyn, Bernie Sanders or Podemos in Spain, the global resurgence of… Continue reading A Political Review of Constant Radical- the Life and Times of Sue Bradford

New Politics “No one is born Left” Cameron Walker

This is by Cameron Walker- No one is born Left: why we need to organise the extra-parliamentary left Cameron recently finished a Bachelor of Arts/Law conjoint degree at the University of Auckland.  He has been a subeditor for the Auckland University Law Review and Co-Editor for the Public Interest Law Journal of New Zealand, and… Continue reading New Politics “No one is born Left” Cameron Walker