Posts Tagged ‘political correctness’

Something rotten in the state of health

Written By: - Date published: 12:58 pm, November 5th, 2010 - 13 comments

Losing one District Health Board Chief Executive, Ken Whelan, who resigned because he refused to carry out any more of National’s cuts to health services looks bad. Losing three of the health systems’ top 22 managers in three months – Whelan, Director General of Health Stephen McKernan, and Auckland DHB CEO Pat Snedden – looks like a purge.

PC scourge claims another victim

Written By: - Date published: 11:49 am, June 1st, 2008 - 9 comments

A recent newsletter from anti-PC campaigner Murray McCully led with this comment supporting the right of the Burmese people to decide for themselves what their country is called: The US State Department asserts the preference for ‘Burma’ ‘due to consistent, unyielding support for the democratically elected leaders’, and the UK Foreign Office notes that ‘Burma’s […]

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