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Guest Post: NPIP say Harawira’s drug policy would make racism worse — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

Hone Harawira went on the Nation the other day proposing either deporting the Chinese drug traffickers or executing them. While Hone denied the idea was racist, race is clearly a big motivator since drug trafficking is not only a Chinese exclusive activity but anything to get more votes am I correct?

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Sugar Tax lobby group ejected for being too political — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

A conference calling for a tax on sugary drinks has been kicked off Auckland hospital grounds at the last minute for being too political. Good. Because they are.

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Will he negotiate with Bill or will he demand a new National party leader — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

Winston Peters has written an opinion piece at Radio LIVE: It’s a simple New Zealand story of a younger politician, a crime, a leader and hush money.

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NZ Politics

Now here’s a Tax both Labour and NZ First will like the look of — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

Imagine if on Monday morning, announced it was imposing a tax on New Zealand’s supermarkets. The mayor explains that the town needs the money and, besides, he adds, the supermarkets don’t pay enough tax on their profits.

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NZ Politics

De-electrify KiwiRail and negate all the gains of the gay electric cars — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

A renewable energy expert says the decision to de-electrify KiwiRail will more than negate all the emissions reductions from all the electrical vehicles in New Zealand.

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Climate Matters

Kiwi Student describes thief and gets accused of racism — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

While reading the AUT Facebook page I came across a comment that took my breath away. It is a cold water in the face reminder that some New Zealand students have been as brainwashed as the ones we read about on American campuses.

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Oh look voters! Shiny distractions called Tax Cuts! (but there is a catch of course) — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

Further tax cuts taxes and lifting incomes would be one National’s priorities if it is re-elected in September, Prime Minister Bill English said. But he wont be specific about which taxes and says there will be no specific promise during the election campaign.

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