Editorial

Deep State Power Crimes, Editorial

Weaving Quilts: Or Why Tame Iti’s “Uprising” Fantasy Fed the State’s B-Grade Terror Plot Frame-up Job

Weaving Quilts: Or Why Tame Iti’s “Uprising” Fantasy Fed the State’s B-Grade Terror Plot Frame-up Job

By Steve ‘Snoopman’ Edwards   Woven Facts When I saw Tame Iti say he was “making quilts” in response to Fairfax journalist Tony Wall’s Twitter question asking what he was really doing in the Urewera mountains to warrant the October 15 2007 Police raid on Rūātoki, I could see the […]

by × October 17, 2017 × 0 comments

Deep State Power Crimes, Editorial

Error & Terror – Part II: NZ Inc.’s Beef with Dissent, or why the State Manufactured a ‘Terror Plot’

Error & Terror – Part II: NZ Inc.’s Beef with Dissent, or why the State Manufactured a ‘Terror Plot’

The Police raids of 15 October 2007 are explored here as a psy-op to besmirch left-wing causes, Tūhoe aspirations for sovereignty and address an imminent threat to the Police-Intelligence-Security-State apparatus – the collapse of its justification for more Police State powers in the months prior to the raids. Following the […]

by × October 16, 2017 × 0 comments

Deep State Power Crimes, Editorial

Error & Terror – Part 1: Tama Iti’s call for an “uprising” and why this error led to state terror 10 years ago

Error & Terror – Part 1: Tama Iti’s call for an “uprising” and why this error led to state terror 10 years ago

Tūhoe activist and artist Tame Iti called for an “uprising” at a Parihaka International Peace and Music Festival before the police raids on Rūātoki on October 15 2007. Although the Police surveillance that followed found there was no imminent threat of an uprising, the New Zealand state orchestrated raids across […]

by × October 15, 2017 × 0 comments

Editorial

NZ Election Prescription Pills: Why New Zealand’s Political Actors Harvest Votes with Emotions and how they Play their remaining Cards will determine who Wins the Throne to Rule  during the Looming Zombie Apocalypse

NZ Election Prescription Pills: Why New Zealand’s Political Actors Harvest Votes with Emotions and how they Play their remaining Cards will determine who Wins the Throne to Rule during the Looming Zombie Apocalypse

In this editorial, the election campaign is likened to an imagined New Zealand Edition of a House of Cards game  – with a zombie apocalypse theme. “Prescription Pills” suggests that this election is Labour’s to lose. But, to win it – a bold yet counter-intuitive move is needed. A meet-up at […]

by × September 18, 2017 × Comments are Disabled

Democracy & Counter Movements, Editorial

Secret Seven Sponsor: NZ-born billionaire Stephen Jennings led a team to successfully predict the outcomes of seven MMP elections.

In a Land of Brain-washed Kiwis – Part 3: The ACT Party’s Covert Role in a Billionaires’ Bolt-hole

A billionaire’s intellectual support to National’s strategic partner – the ultra-far right ACT Party – signals a desire for Big Business Beneficiaries to push through more ‘market solutions’ to the crises that face New Zealand. However, by writing a foreword to a book entitled, Own Your Future, written by ACT […]

by × September 8, 2017 × Comments are Disabled

Editorial, History, Propaganda & Cultural Memory

In a Land of Brain-washed Kiwis – Part 1: The logic underpinning Jacinda Ardern’s sky-rocket ascent

In a Land of Brain-washed Kiwis – Part 1: The logic underpinning Jacinda Ardern’s sky-rocket ascent

Far from being the neutral observers and innocent bystanders that they pretend to be, the Establishment Media and their favoured Professional Commentariat play a seamless strain of ‘The Hunger Games’ with politics and political polls to distract from genuine solutions to the crises that stress New Zealand society. Boring into […]

by × August 25, 2017 × 1 comment

Editorial, Power Crimes and Propaganda

The National Memory Key-Hole:  Retrieving Dirty Politics Laundry from the Media Spin Cycle

The National Memory Key-Hole: Retrieving Dirty Politics Laundry from the Media Spin Cycle

By Steve ‘Snoopman’ Edwards Smooth Departure? Ahead of John Key’s last day in ‘politics’, April 23 2017,  it is evident that the National Laundry Spin Machine is in overdrive to smooth the former prime minister’s passage into the ‘post-politics’ private political system: Neo-Colonial Empire. Indeed, a spike in Key departure […]

by × March 20, 2017 × 1 comment

Editorial, Feature

Aotearoa – The Land of the Fluffy White Ignorati

Aotearoa – The Land of the Fluffy White Ignorati

Part I: How the Media & PR Agents Protect MVPs By Steve ‘Snoopman’ Edwards Fluffy White Ignorati Stir the Storm The news and social media storm that has ensued since Waiheke-born Lara Wharepapa-Bridger posted a gutsy, stroppy 13-minute video on Facebook telling New Zealand about her disgust at Sir Peter […]

by × January 8, 2017 × Comments are Disabled

Editorial, Feature

The Smiling Assassin a Quitter? A Three-Part Series

The Smiling Assassin a Quitter? A Three-Part Series

Part I – Breaking Voice for Breaking News Part II – Why NZ PM’s ‘Running on Empty’ Meme is a Clanker Part III – Why KeyExit is a Hail Mary Pass

by × December 11, 2016 × Comments are Disabled

Editorial, Feature

The Smiling Assassin a Quitter? Running for the KeyExit

The Smiling Assassin a Quitter? Running for the KeyExit

Part III – Why KeyExit is a Hail Mary Pass By Steve ‘Snoopman’ Edwards Running on Empty   When the political actor pretending to be a prime minister, John Key, announced his shock resignation on December 5, he was quick to endorse his finance minister and deputy, Bill English, as […]

by × December 11, 2016 × Comments are Disabled