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New Religion Introduced into New Zealand Schools

Published: Mon 29 May 2017 05:12 PM
Quickly following the recent push to remove religious education from schools, the as yet uncreated void is being filled by the new religion of gender identity. Read more...

Retraction and apology received from the Spinoff

Published: Mon 29 May 2017 05:04 PM
The full retraction and apology by the Spinoff, relating to allegations that were totally false and defamatory, contained in an article by Simon Wilson, and published on the Spinoff website morning, is welcome. Read more...

Free Press - Budget Special

Published: Mon 29 May 2017 04:54 PM
ACT’s regular bulletin A Purple Budget Red and blue mix to make purple, and this budget is a mixture of Labour and National policy, mainly Labour. Nikita Khrushchev said ‘your grandchildren will live under communism.’ Michael Cullen didn’t ... Read more...

New Religion Introduced into New Zealand Schools

Published: Mon 29 May 2017 04:26 PM
Quickly following the recent push to remove religious education from schools, the as yet uncreated void is being filled by the new religion of gender identity. Read more...

Greens right on subsidy for foreigners' medical bills

Published: Mon 29 May 2017 03:10 PM
The Taxpayers’ Union is welcoming Green MP Julie-Anne Genter joining the Union’s calls for greater efforts to be made by the Government and District Health Boards to recover the millions per year written-off due to tourists not paying public health ... Read more...

Taxpayers' Union celebrates win on living wage

Published: Mon 29 May 2017 02:56 PM
The Taxpayers’ Union is welcoming the decision of the Hutt City Council last week to reject a blanket ‘living wage’ policy and instead give permission to the Council’s Chief Executive to pay a living wage "where it can be justified as the most cost-effective ... Read more...

Wellington performers support refugee campaign

Published: Mon 29 May 2017 02:31 PM
Award-winning poet Hera Lindsay Bird will join three critically acclaimed Wellington bands for a concert to support the campaign to double New Zealand’s refugee quota this Saturday. Read more...

Spinoff Article on "White Feathers" Totally Wrong

Published: Mon 29 May 2017 02:27 PM
The Taxpayers’ Union , its founders Jordan Williams and David Farrar, the Auckland Ratepayers’ Alliance , and its spokesperson Jo Holmes, totally reject the allegation made on the Spinoff website today that they have sent ‘white feathers’ (either ... Read more...

Corrections found unjustified in withholding riot report

Published: Mon 29 May 2017 01:45 PM
The Chief Ombudsman Peter Boshier has found that the Department of Corrections was unjustified in refusing to release its report into the Spring Hill riot of 2013. Read more...

Call for Councillors to resign

Published: Mon 29 May 2017 12:48 PM
Councillors on the Far North District Council and Northland Regional Council who recently adopted agreements to help sell off Northland’s infrastructure, tourism projects and natural resources to Chinese Government owned companies should resign, ... Read more...
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