By Snoopman [Updated 25 March 2016] Smelly Flag of Tricks Think of a smell. A fishy-smell. Now think of New Zealand’s Flag Change ‘debate’. Ever since New Zealand’s prime minister drew his ‘silver fern’ flag on TVNZ’s ‘Breakfast’ show in 2010, John Key has steadily morphed into Nu Zillun’s premiere […]
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Dirty Politics. It’s favoured by ‘right’-wing parties in the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia, and Canada. It turns off ‘left’-wing voters. It’s negative tactics undermine political participation, voter turnout and grass-roots efforts to develop politically and economically self-determining communities. In mid-August 2014, journalist Nicky Hager’s book Dirty Politics: How Attack […]