Are ACT going to finally be a real political party again?

I haven’t had much time for ACT in the past, believing they were virtual John Key lapdogs lacking the guts to attack the Nats as they should if their own party principles ever meant anything to them. More interested in socially liberal hogwash than real policy. A change seems to have taken place. I’m not…

Only one man standing against this National Party atrocity

Hitler, Mao, Pol Pot, Stalin, and every damn tyrant down through history would have loved to introduce this kind of legislation. But its none of them, its John Key’s National Party, pushing legislation through the house initiated by Judith Collins and finished off by Amy Adams. National voters are the most blind people in the…

Auckland housing- Labour and ACT both ignore elephant in room

Progressives have a strategy of labeling anything that makes them uncomfortable politically by a dismissive or pejorative term. For example, if you have a view that challenges the current progressive orthodoxy that NZ needs “diversity”, and that multi-culturalism brings “vibrancy”, you’re labeled racist and or xenophobic. So rather than discuss the real issue, they scream…

ACT won't grow support by being National's poodle

The ACT party attracted just 0.69 percent in the last election and only got into parliament by crawling to Helen Key’s National Party. The 2014 result was the party’s worst in its 20 year history. ACT’s weekend conference was held at Alan Gibbs’ farm north of Auckland. The farm is topped with huge sculptures and…