Domestic violence- Stop smearing all men!

I am offended by the assumptions behind the White Ribbon Campaign and other such anti-domestic violence campaigns where it is implied that all men are guilty. Browsing through a few articles on the issue I notice that almost all are accompanied by a graphic of a white male mistreating a white female. Like this for…

A challenge to John Key supporters

I notice on the occasional times I read Kiwiblog that any comment that praises Key is met with an overwhelming number of upticks. I think this is a result of millenials coming on board at Kwiblog and responding to Key’s marketing campaign that is clearly aimed at that sector of the voting public. Aided by…

Is Kiwiblog truly a “liberal” blog?

Its a claim made by a few of the regulars on a consistent basis. My thesis is that Kiwiblog is far from liberal and I’ll tell you why I believe that. If I were looking for one word to describe Kiwiblog the best fit without a doubt is “progressive”. That’s where the conflict begins. Its…

Progressive Puritans Ban “My Boomerang Won’t Come Back”

I am so sick of the new Progressive puritans. Complaint: A 936 ABC Hobart listener complained that an offensive song was played on the Weekends program. Complaint Finding Status: Upheld. Audience and Consumer Affairs response: The broadcast of the song ‘My Boomerang Won’t Come Back’ was not in keeping with the ABC’s editorial standards for…

Domestic violence- feminists push deliberately divisive agenda

I didn’t want to write about this issue really, but there’s very little going on elsewhere and I’m having a Twitter conversation at the moment with one of those feminists who have so viciously attacked Australian columnist Miranda Divine for the crime of expressing an unapproved opinion. Firstly, there’s the issue of Chris Brown, some…