NO PROBLEM FOR HENARE & JONES, BUT “NO WAY” FOR HARAWIRA

NO PROBLEM FOR HENARE & JONES, BUT “NO WAY” FOR HARAWIRA

  MANA leader and Tai Tokerau spokesman Hone Harawira “Just before the election I broke the story about the gutting of Maori Television’s News and Current Affairs department by MTS’ new CEO Paora Maxwell. I pointed out that Carol Hirschfeld and Julian Wilcox, two of the country’s most experienced and most talented Maori broadcasters were likely […]

A National Flag

A National Flag

    Joe Trinder editor for Mana News The National party wants to leave a legacy  that they changed the New Zealand identity. Unfortunately they are the wrong crowd to  launch this type of change they haven’t created any innovative policy that improves New Zealanders life’s but want to go on an highly expensive rebranding exercise. […]

National refuses to feed kids at schools

National refuses to feed kids at schools

      Joe Trinder editor Mana News Yesterday prime minister John Key said “We wouldn’t be providing meals that are provided by the vast bulk of parents and caregivers already,” he said.”We should expect parents to feed their children properly and the vast majority of them do”. The National Party refuses to feed hungry […]

METIRIA GETS FEED THE KIDS

METIRIA GETS FEED THE KIDS

    Hone Harawira leader of the Mana Movement Yesterday the Speaker of the House advised that he had accepted my request to transfer my Feed the Kids (Education (Breakfast and Lunch Programmes in Schools) Amendment) Bill to Metiria Turei of the Green Party. When I first mentioned feeding the kids as a first step to […]

The feed the kids bill is still live in Parliament

The feed the kids bill is still live in Parliament

    Joe Trinder Mana News Editor   MP Metiria Turei the co leader of the Green Party  earlier today announced she will champion the feed the kids bill. The National Government has declared that the economy doesn’t have enough money to feed children but can afford $70 million for the GCSB to spy on […]

Strategy for the next Primeminister

Strategy for the next Primeminister

    Joe Trinder editor for the Mana News In World War 2 the Allies won the War because they formed an alliance of Nations against the Axis forces. In the last elections the opposition blamed Kim Dotcom for their election loss but refuse to shoulder any blame when the real problem was poor strategy the […]

“No New Coal Mines”

“No New Coal Mines”

       Pat O’Dea Mana News climate change editor     Panui, Panui, Panui! At 2pm on the Monday of the Labour Weekend break, 27 October 2014. Auckland Coal Action is calling a protest rally on the roadside opposite where Fonterra say they are planning to develop a new coal mine in North East […]

Stop Deep Sea Oil (shhhh don’t mention climate change)

Stop Deep Sea Oil (shhhh don’t mention climate change)

        Pat O’Dea Mana News climate change editor   I tried to relate their protest against unconventional fossil fuels, like deep sea oil, to climate change, and the need to stop coal. The organisers shouted me down and telling me to “shut up”, and “keep to the subject”. Last Tuesday I went to […]

MANA to fight mass privatisation of state housing

MANA to fight mass privatisation of state housing

       John Minto Mana vice-president Announcements over the past 12 hours from the Minister responsible for Housing New Zealand, Bill English, and Minister for Social Housing, Paula Bennett, make clear the government’s intention for the mass privatisation of state housing. This comes during the middle of a housing crisis with over 3000 families […]