Why the left is failing to defeat the National government?

Why the left is failing to defeat the National government?

 Mana Vice president John Minto It’s not because John Key is a great Prime Minister. It’s not because National has policies that New Zealand loves and it’s not even that the right wing media give John Key a free ride. It’s none of these. The reason the left fails to defeat National is because the […]

Without the feed the kids bill don’t expect a pension

Without  the feed the kids bill don’t expect a pension

 Joe Trinder Mana News editor The National government has been cruelly impoverishing the poorest of New Zealanders while funding rich man’s yacht races. Crushing the feed the kid’s bill was a step to far and using the lame excuse it’s the parents responsibility doesn’t cut it when government is spending so lavishly. The debate is […]

Petition to investigate the roast busters

Petition to investigate the roast busters

Roast busters petition click here  Confidence in the justice system is a fundamental democratic responsibility especially confidence in the justice system where citizens require the state to act on their behalf. The failure to properly investigate in a timely manner  serious allegations of sexual abuse and rape and cyber bullying has prejudiced the victims ability to […]

Sad day as PM votes against feeding hungry kids

Sad day as PM votes against feeding hungry kids

 Meteria Turei -Green Party MP John Key and the National Government showed their true colours today, voting against a Bill to feed hungry kids in New Zealand schools, the Green Party said. The Feed the Kids Bill failed by the narrowest of margins in Parliament today, as the Green Party, Labour, New Zealand First, and the […]

New Zealand to have a ‘two flag’ policy.

New Zealand to have a ‘two flag’ policy.

The group that helped to make the Maori flag official has presented its position on the new panel to lead discussions on a NZ flag: The Te Ata Tino Toa position is: By the time the flag is adopted, it wants NZ to have a ‘two flag’ policy. The new NZ flag should fly at […]

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 […]

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 […]