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A response to “Leader’s Address – COVID and Divided Society” Mr. Luxon, I’ve watched your speech “Leader’s Address – COVID and Divided Society” and read the text several times. I was left cold by the actual livestreamed speech and the manner in which it was delivered and quite honestly felt […]

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Presenting comments from members of Parliament regarding the Freedom Protest in Wellington. Christopher Luxon, National Party Leader, Press Release 17/2/22: “The gathering at Parliament includes people showing a flagrant disregard for the law – blocking off streets, using drugs and abusing Wellingtonians. Seeing children used as tools to spread misinformation […]

Today I read a quote from David Seymour regarding the Wellington protestors and the closure of The Backbencher pub. The impression given contradicts everything I’ve heard about the behaviour of protestors. “For the length of time that we’ve had this protest, I’ve been listening to people who are affected in […]

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The protestors in Wellington are by and large not asking for any paradigm shifting concessions. Samuel HillFrom The Platform: https://theplatform.kiwi/ OPINION: New Zealand’s parliament grounds remain occupied by protestors opposed to the on-going vaccine mandates. Thousands of supporters from around the country have now visited the site in Wellington, with many […]

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On 6 January 2021 thousands poured into Washington DC to protest (peacefully) to protest the conduct of the 2020 presidential election.  However at some point an over-enthusiastic protester, or agent provocateur, led a few people into the Capitol building where they filed past the complacent security guards, took some selfies, […]

I can think of no more appropriate image than this ocean of umbrellas to symbolise the persistence and spirit of the protestors on Parliament grounds at Wellington. Political Morons could not deter these courageous freedom fighters. Mallard turned on the sprinklers and they cavorted gleefully in them. Seymour predicted the […]