Against The Current

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



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DIDO : TAKE YOU HOME

on Jul 11, 2019 in: music

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While desperate beneficiaries line up in the cold and the rain outside the offices of Work and Income looking for a hardship grant, the Prime Minister is enjoying the sunny skies of Aitutaki.THE PRIME MINISTER HAS never been one to turn down an oppo...

The editor of The Big Idea gets in a lather about a meme...JAMES LITTLEWOOD is editor of The Big Idea. It describes itself as 'an online hub, providing daily news updates, the latest jobs and opportunities, events as well as ideas and inspiration f...

Ada Colau : Building a city for the people. Ahead of the local body elections, cheerleaders for a corporate controlled and failing status quo are demanding that voting be made compulsory. In Barcelona, under the leadership of Mayor Ada Colau and...

Carmel Sepuloni doubles-down on her allegations against Auckland Action Against Poverty.THE MINISTER OF SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT is being economical with the truth again. On RNZ's Checkpoint yesterday Carmel Sepuloni again alleged that Auckland Action Aga...

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The Minister of Social Development, Carmel Sepuloni, has claimed that desperate folk lining up outside the offices of Manurewa Work and Income at two o'clock in the morning was a publicity stunt. The reality though is that this is not an isolated...