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Yet another indicator of the homeless crisis

Written By: - Date published: 12:44 pm, June 8th, 2016 - 22 comments

key homeless don't want help

The homeless population of central Auckland has more than doubled in the last 3 years. That’s quite a legacy John Key. Meanwhile Te Puea Marae is still putting the government to shame, you can donate here.

Open mike 08/06/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, June 8th, 2016 - 124 comments

omt

Open mike is your post. For announcements, general discussion, whatever you choose. The usual rules of good behaviour apply (see the Policy). Step up to the mike …

Daily Review 07/06/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:05 pm, June 7th, 2016 - 74 comments

Donald Trump Chicken

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Switzerland votes against UBI

Written By: - Date published: 8:44 am, June 7th, 2016 - 35 comments

UBI

Seems the path towards acceptance of the UBI is not going to be smooth.

Open mike 07/06/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, June 7th, 2016 - 99 comments

omt

Open mike is your post. For announcements, general discussion, whatever you choose. The usual rules of good behaviour apply (see the Policy). Step up to the mike …

Boots Theory: On the M.O.U.

Written By: - Date published: 3:28 am, June 7th, 2016 - 64 comments

Labour-green2

Reposted from boots theory

The M.O.U. had to happen. And the sooner the better.

Open mike 06/06/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, June 6th, 2016 - 331 comments

omt

Open mike is your post. For announcements, general discussion, whatever you choose. The usual rules of good behaviour apply (see the Policy). Step up to the mike …

The service you do for others…

Written By: - Date published: 10:40 am, June 5th, 2016 - 12 comments

ali

Muhammad Ali: “The service you do for others is the rent you pay for your room here on Earth.”

Open mike 05/06/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, June 5th, 2016 - 23 comments

omt

Open mike is your post. For announcements, general discussion, whatever you choose. The usual rules of good behaviour apply (see the Policy). Step up to the mike …

Livestream – LIVE UPDATES From LINCOLN

Written By: - Date published: 8:02 am, June 4th, 2016 - 53 comments

LIVE UPDATES from TS’s man in the Lincoln Event Centre, Te Reo Putake.

 

 

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Open mike 04/06/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, June 4th, 2016 - 78 comments

omt

Open mike is your post. For announcements, general discussion, whatever you choose. The usual rules of good behaviour apply (see the Policy). Step up to the mike …

Daily Review 03/06/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 pm, June 3rd, 2016 - 24 comments

homeless just go to WINZ

Daily review is also your post.  This provides Standarnistas the opportunity to review events of the day.  The usual rules of good behaviour apply (see the Policy).  Don’t forget to be kind to each other …

UBI gathers momentum in Europe

Written By: - Date published: 10:28 am, June 3rd, 2016 - 51 comments

UBI

Practical trials of an Unconditional Basic Income (UBI) are taking place or are under consideration across Europe. Given the increasing automation of work it’s difficult to see a practical alternative to a UBI in the medium to long term.

Drinnan – Treatment of state-funded broadcasters smacks of political expediency

Written By: - Date published: 8:07 am, June 3rd, 2016 - 35 comments

drinnan-zagzigger-thumb

John Drinnan has a pretty explosive piece in The Herald this morning. (See also Drinnan’s new blog ZagZigger).

Open mike 03/06/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, June 3rd, 2016 - 149 comments

omt

Open mike is your post. For announcements, general discussion, whatever you choose. The usual rules of good behaviour apply (see the Policy). Step up to the mike …

Open mike 02/06/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, June 2nd, 2016 - 78 comments

omt

Open mike is your post. For announcements, general discussion, whatever you choose. The usual rules of good behaviour apply (see the Policy). Step up to the mike …

Daily Review 01/06/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 pm, June 1st, 2016 - 9 comments

Mike hosking speechmarks

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Open mike 01/06/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, June 1st, 2016 - 147 comments

omt

Open mike is your post. For announcements, general discussion, whatever you choose. The usual rules of good behaviour apply (see the Policy). Step up to the mike …

Daily Review 31/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 pm, May 31st, 2016 - 8 comments

Labour Green announcement

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America votes for…

Written By: - Date published: 2:26 pm, May 31st, 2016 - 3 comments

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Family or Shopping?

Written By: - Date published: 1:38 pm, May 31st, 2016 - 50 comments

square

The union movement is petitioning Peter Dunne and Te Ururoa Flavell to put families ahead of shopping and vote to protect Easter Sunday. You can click here to join them.

Open mike 31/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, May 31st, 2016 - 89 comments

omt

Open mike is your post. For announcements, general discussion, whatever you choose. The usual rules of good behaviour apply (see the Policy). Step up to the mike …

Daily Review 30/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 pm, May 30th, 2016 - 14 comments

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Daily review is also your post.  This provides Standarnistas the opportunity to review events of the day.  The usual rules of good behaviour apply (see the Policy).  Don’t forget to be kind to each other …

Watkin on the Nats’ housing blame game

Written By: - Date published: 9:35 am, May 30th, 2016 - 57 comments

blame-game

Tim Watkin: “What’s clear is that National, as is their well worn tactic, will do its best to ensure the blame gets shared around”.

Open mike 30/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, May 30th, 2016 - 84 comments

omt

Open mike is your post. For announcements, general discussion, whatever you choose. The usual rules of good behaviour apply (see the Policy). Step up to the mike …

Open mike 29/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, May 29th, 2016 - 75 comments

omt

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Labour should front-foot tax

Written By: - Date published: 12:53 pm, May 28th, 2016 - 167 comments

Michael Savage here to serve

Good advice for Labour from Standard author Simon Louisson, writing on The Spinoff. Labour should front-foot tax!

Open mike 28/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, May 28th, 2016 - 132 comments

omt

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Daily Review 27/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:05 pm, May 27th, 2016 - 49 comments

New Zealand clean green money laundering

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The humour and wit of Joanne Hayes

Written By: - Date published: 9:51 am, May 27th, 2016 - 43 comments

Joanne Hayes tweet

Another National Backbencher has shown her prowess with social media.

Open mike 27/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, May 27th, 2016 - 90 comments

omt

Open mike is your post. For announcements, general discussion, whatever you choose. The usual rules of good behaviour apply (see the Policy). Step up to the mike …

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