A hundred years ago today, the Bolsheviks toppled the unelected pro-war Russian government and handed power to the Soviets – grassroots workers councils, which gave ordinary people control over society unrivalled before and since. Advertisements
The new Labour/NZ First/Greens government is inheriting some significant challenges – one of which is infrastructure. Failure to invest in infrastructure has led to some major problems in NZ’s cities. A key example of this problem is congestion in Auckland with gridlock by the airport reaching crisis levels. The new government has announced an ambitious… Continue reading Love light rail? Hate the petrol tax.