The National party’s thought police

Former Prime Minister Muldoon would be spinning in his grave if he could witness today’s atrocity, the NZ Human Rights Commission that his govt gave birth to in 1977. It currently operates under legislation called the “Human Rights Act 1993”, an inspiration of the Bolger National party. This act, now incorporating the nonsense of the…

Devoy joins the natives

There was a common phrase for the English missionary who went astray by succumbing to the customs of the local tribes they were meant to be converting. It was generally referred to as “going native”. Joseph Conrad’s novel Heart of Darkness was based on this theme. In later times we have seen films like Apocolypse…

Invercargill Police Sergeant needs lesson in history

Further to the post below, the uproar over what is basically just rude behaviour has increased, and we now witness the mind boggling spectacle of involvement by the Invercargill police. Invercargill Sergeant Wing-wah Ng said police were investigating. This type of inappropriate language and behaviour was not tolerated, especially to Humayun who was providing a…