National MP Gerry Brownlee has been elected as Speaker with broad-based support, which bodes well
Reimagining our world as one where race has no relationship to what happens in our lives is doomed to fail
Hold-up is because NZ First doesn’t want to repeat previous mistakes, when it jeopardised all its seats at the following election
For too long there has been a top-down approach
The approach born from the 2011 floods could help disaster-affected communities here
Why didn’t we learn from Hawkes Bay earthquake? From Canterbury? From Kaikōura?
We need to give governments time to do their job, and an increased term would allow for a more engaged approach
This is the dancing Cossacks election of a new era. But we'll pay later.
Recovery after a disaster requires collaboration. This is not something we see in an election campaign
The Christchurch earthquakes were traumatic but so was the delay in resolving insurance claims
Repealing RMA reforms would mean beginning again on managed retreat
As online criminals become more sophisticated, so must we. Or we can have some fun instead