Tag Archives: Right-wing politics

more.. Opposing voices

There is already clear lines.. being drawn: https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/113212281/cannabis-campaigner-dakta-green-opens-cannabis-club-in-wellington-claiming-700-members ‘(a long time ‘activist’) is strongly opposed to a referendum on cannabis and has said he will launch a court injunction if it goes ahead.’ I tend to agree that the public … Continue reading

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are some MSM driving NO vote ?

With the ‘Reeferendum 2020’ debate ramping up.. I have noticed that some ‘prominent voices’ in the NZ Mainstream Media, seem to be either driving the ‘NO’ vote or just plain, creating confusion ? I have heard several ‘media bods’ saying … Continue reading

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more inane FEAR-mongering

I listened to NZ parliament Q-time today, again to the Prime Minister… followed by a speech, in the ‘General Debate’ on the upcoming Cannabis Referendum, from the Opposition Drug spokesperson/Dep. Leader. Here are a few paraphrased, recollected highlights: Q3) is … Continue reading

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the opposition to reform

After writing my last post.. a more balanced view on ‘Newstalk ZB’ radio.. I just came across, this nonsensical drivel, from another of their hosts: https://www.newstalkzb.co.nz/on-air/mike-hosking-breakfast/video/mikes-minute-theres-hope-we-can-stop-the-legalisation-of-cannabis/ This guy is a staunch ‘right-winger’ & you can tell from his demeanour, that … Continue reading

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binding questions.. reeferendum

Listening to Q-Time in NZ parliament.. Q#4 from the opposition Drugs spokesperson/Dep. party Leader (paraphrased) to PM: Q4) will the Referendum on ‘legalising Marijuana’ be binding, as previously stated A) the Govt. parties are all committed to implementing the outcome … Continue reading

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more misinfo. from the right

It has been widely speculated (in news media) that the NZ Justice Minister, is due to ‘take a paper’ to Cabinet/Govt. today.. on the possible ‘Reeferendum’ Question(s).. awaiting updates. BUT in the interim.. the opposition (National Party) have been making … Continue reading

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another bunch of questions

I see, today… Q#1 in NZ parliament (Q-time) was from the opposition Drug Policy spokesperson.. to the PM (acting PM, on her behalf).. paraphrased: Q1) does the latest MODA (Misuse of Drugs Act) amendment bill, eff. ‘decrim’ all drugs A) … Continue reading

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