Against The Current

Blog URL:http://nzagainstthecurrent.blogspot.com/
Blog Tags:new zealand, politics, left wing, socialist

New Zealand politics from a left wing perspective as well as some international coverage.



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Julie Anne Genter defends the failed centrist politics of the Green Party.JULIE ANNE GENTER abruptly ended her short lived Twitter debate with me because I apparently have an issue with 'misplaced anger and hostility'. I think she's confusing me with...

People lining up for food parcels at Eden Park, shortly before Xmas.A new survey says that two-thirds of New Zealanders are doing it hard. But it was only two months ago that Finance Minister Grant Robertson was telling the Labour Party conference th...

The Minister for Women takes to Twitter to claim that she doesn't support the American military-industrial complex. But she fails to make clear whether her corporate feminism means she supports the women running it.THE MINISTER FOR WOMEN took excep...

Julie Anne Genter will no doubt be breaking out the champagne to celebrate that, as of January 1, women are in charge of America's industrial military complex... I'M SURE that Julie Anne Genter will be cheering the news that, for the first tim...

LET'S DANCE!

on Jan 4, 2019

In a shocking new development, socialist congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is exposed having fun...BECAUSE OF HER socialist politics, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has had to put up with clumsy attempts by the political establishment to damage her c...

Organise Aotearoa occupied the Brazilian Embassy to protest far-right Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro’s first day in office. The fledging organisation is calling for expulsion of the Brazilian ambassador in New Zealand and the recall of the Ne...

Former Baywatch star Pamela Anderson says that the future will either be revolutionary or reactionary and that she wants to be build the revolutionary future.ALTHOUGH SHE MIGHT have been an internationally recognised pin-up model back in the 1980s,...