No. Too conservative and lacking real diversity.
And, of course, they all seem to have a few nice little earners on the side.
Not to mention treating women like shit.
"Usual farm management" has nothing to do with modern farming practices, especially in Canterbury. BAN PALM KERNEL now, and accept that farmers should stock their land according to the numbers their own land can sustain.
So you get 2000 nurses in - where are they going to live?
They'll still do alright.
Major reforms done? What about state housing and state health systems? That's the bottom line for dealing with wellbeing and poverty. The rest is neoliberal fluff.
Well, most of them have done enough time to receive (not earn) a fat pension.
Employers who wish to use RSE workers must be inspected and licensed. These current exploiters should be named and shamed. When these workers come into the country they should be interviewed and informed of the regulations, and their rights, in their own ...
Since it was all moved off to profit making private enterprise instead of the Ministry of Works.
Then, surely, the best thing to do is stop feeding their egos. No more attention, interviews and microphones in their faces, no more tabloid type fuss in the papers. Blank them.
It's not silly. It's tragic and it's criminal. Grey should be struck off for a start.
If they earn more than a certain amount per year their super is reduced.
And maybe family ties complicated the issue.
I hope the dairy owners protesting at the murder of one of their workers are all paying their employees the correct rate, and that those workers are fully aware of their pay, visa and immigration rights.
Could someone please explain what this black friday is all about? Are we really so dumb that we allow ourselves to get sucked into this American commercial bullshit?
The big trashy retailers certainly are , and it's repulsive. Likewise Halloween has become a commercial spendfest.
Can we please get rid of these repulsive commercial American holidays like black friday and thanksgiving? They are not New Zealand.
Would you like to produce some evidence to support your last sentence?
Anyone with any intelligence and sense avoids Hosking like the plague.
Follow the money.
Farmers were the original environmentalists when they farmed within the capacity of their land. Now, land is stocked to industrial levels with the aid of shit like palm kernel. Cropping is intensified with the aid of artificial fertilisers and pesticides. ...