web analytics

Author Archive

Daily Review 02/02/2017

Written By: - Date published: 5:30 pm, February 2nd, 2017 - 36 comments

Daily review is also your post. This provides Standardistas 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 …

Bill’s big policy flop

Written By: - Date published: 4:38 pm, February 2nd, 2017 - 26 comments

Fair to say that Bill English’s “big” policy announcement today was a total flop.

Andrew Little well received in Dunedin

Written By: - Date published: 12:38 pm, February 2nd, 2017 - 51 comments


(Photo – Peter McIntosh the Otago Daily Times)

Unemployment rate up

Written By: - Date published: 8:15 am, February 2nd, 2017 - 12 comments

Despite National’s fiddling the figures on the way unemployment is counted, the unemployment rate is on the rise again.

Open Mike 02/02/2017

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, February 2nd, 2017 - 131 comments

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 01/02/2017

Written By: - Date published: 5:30 pm, February 1st, 2017 - 42 comments

Daily review is also your post. This provides Standardistas 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 …

Date of the 2017 election

Written By: - Date published: 2:05 pm, February 1st, 2017 - 85 comments

Labour gets serious about regional development

Written By: - Date published: 1:46 pm, February 1st, 2017 - 46 comments

Labour is serious about regional development. It is proposing a 10 year $200m package of regional initiatives. The first of these was just announced in Dunedin.

Morgan in Mt Albert

Written By: - Date published: 9:09 am, February 1st, 2017 - 58 comments

Via NewsHub: Gareth Morgan and his party to contest Mt Albert by-election?

A message to Bill English

Written By: - Date published: 8:21 am, February 1st, 2017 - 6 comments

A touching cartoon message to Bill English on why he should increase New Zealand’s refugee intake.

Open Mike 01/02/2017

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, February 1st, 2017 - 222 comments

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 31/01/2017

Written By: - Date published: 6:44 pm, January 31st, 2017 - 16 comments

Daily review is also your post. This provides Standardistas 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 …

Open Mike 31/01/2017

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, January 31st, 2017 - 149 comments

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 …

Justin Lester: No matter where you come from, you are welcome here

Written By: - Date published: 1:49 pm, January 30th, 2017 - 3 comments

The PM may not know where he stands but the Mayor of Wellington does.

NRT: Embarrassing

Written By: - Date published: 1:42 pm, January 30th, 2017 - 2 comments

I/S at No Right Turn writes on a political refugee – from Australia.

Open Mike 30/01/2017

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, January 30th, 2017 - 131 comments

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 …

Andrew Little – State of the Nation speech

Written By: - Date published: 2:10 pm, January 29th, 2017 - 1 comment

The text of Andrew Little’s State of the Nation speech delivered today.

Labour Greens joint State of the Nation livestream and discussion

Written By: - Date published: 1:30 pm, January 29th, 2017 - 121 comments

Be part of the movement to change the Government. Sunday 2pm.

Updated with speeches

Open Mike 29/01/2017

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, January 29th, 2017 - 59 comments

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 …

Petition for medicinal cannabis

Written By: - Date published: 9:02 am, January 28th, 2017 - 23 comments

Good to see that Nikki Kaye is doing so well after her cancer scare. Also good to see her changing her mind on an important issue. Please sign the petition to allow doctors to prescribe medicinal cannabis.

Open Mike 28/01/2017

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, January 28th, 2017 - 48 comments

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 …

Labour and Greens joint State of the Nation speech Sunday 2pm

Written By: - Date published: 8:24 pm, January 27th, 2017 - 77 comments

Be part of the movement to change the Government.

Daily Review 27/01/2017

Written By: - Date published: 5:30 pm, January 27th, 2017 - 23 comments

Daily review is also your post. This provides Standardistas 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 …

Doomsday Clock moves forward

Written By: - Date published: 8:10 am, January 27th, 2017 - 63 comments

“For the first time in the 70-year history of the Doomsday Clock, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists’ Science and Security Board has moved the hands of the iconic clock 30 seconds closer to midnight.”

Open Mike 27/01/2017

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, January 27th, 2017 - 109 comments

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 – 26/01/2017

Written By: - Date published: 5:30 pm, January 26th, 2017 - 41 comments

Daily review is also your post. This provides Standardistas 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 …

Open Mike 26/01/2017

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, January 26th, 2017 - 100 comments

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 25/01/2017

Written By: - Date published: 5:51 pm, January 25th, 2017 - 50 comments

Daily review is also your post. This provides Standardistas 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 …

Open Mike 25/01/2017

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, January 25th, 2017 - 147 comments

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 24/01/2017

Written By: - Date published: 5:30 pm, January 24th, 2017 - 33 comments

Daily review is also your post. This provides Standardistas 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 …

Trump’s global gag law on abortion

Written By: - Date published: 12:37 pm, January 24th, 2017 - 52 comments

“Donald Trump signs anti-abortion executive order surrounded by men”

Recent Comments

Recent Posts

No feed items found.
No feed items found.