Tag Archives: Auckland

The Spinoff Shills Class Hatred — The BFD

Yesterday the hypocrites at the Government funded mouthpiece, The Spinoff, were spinning a bit of class hatred with an article by a Karen of Grey Lynn called Leonie Hayden. In the article, the Karen moans about people from neighbouring and presumably more well off suburbs, enjoying a little bit of freedom and daring to congregate…

The Spinoff Shills Class Hatred — The BFD

New Data Privacy Rules Are Coming in NZ — The BFD

Anca C. YallopAuckland University of Technology Most people these days are aware that what they share online is both valuable and vulnerable. Data privacy has become a major concern for consumers and corporations alike. The issue will come to a head when New Zealand’s Privacy Act 2020 comes into force on December 1. The legislation…

via New Data Privacy Rules Are Coming in NZ — The BFD

Activist group calls out Neo-Nazi symbols at Auckland art exhibition | NZ Herald — NZ Friends of Israel Association Inc

Opponents of an Auckland art exhibition which featured neo-Nazi flags and symbols of white nationalism have received an apology from one of the exhibition’s co-facilitators, but say it doesn’t go far enough. The exhibition by Mercy Pictures gallery closed last week, but has come under intense scrutiny by locals and activist group Tāmaki Anti-Fascist Action…

via Activist group calls out Neo-Nazi symbols at Auckland art exhibition | NZ Herald — NZ Friends of Israel Association Inc

Thanks to the Left Auckland Is Being Left behind — The BFD

A new business case released this week by the NZTA (New Zealand Tossers Association) recommends a new $5 billion rail tunnel be built within the next twenty years and before any additional roading network. THIS IS INSANE! What planet are these people living on? They don’t seem to have the slightest notion of why Auckland…

via Thanks to the Left Auckland Is Being Left behind — The BFD

Govt wants Aucklanders to wait over 20 years for a second road harbour crossing — Kiwiblog

The Herald reports: Transport experts did not believe a new road connection to ease congestion on the ageing Harbour Bridge would be needed until mid to late 2040 – 10 years after the rail tunnel. So at least 20 more years of massive congestion. Tags: Auckland Harbour Bridge

via Govt wants Aucklanders to wait over 20 years for a second road harbour crossing — Kiwiblog

Political Correctness Is Everywhere — The BFD

Political correctness is everywhere these days and I got a literal eyeful of it while shopping at Albany mall on Saturday. These days we are not allowed to say what we really think. We are expected to pretend that we like things that we don’t and that inferior things are just as good as superior…

via Political Correctness Is Everywhere — The BFD

New Monthly Series – Light Rail — Kiwiblog

 

Labour made a very explicit promise in the election. No only would they do light rail all the way to the airport, but they would complete the first 13 kms to Mt Roskill within four years. The black line shows the pro-rata distance each month. To be on track they would have done 6 kms…

via New Monthly Series – Light Rail — Kiwiblog

Another Labour promise in crisis — Kiwiblog

Thomas Coughlan at Stuff reports: Another flagship Labour policy, Auckland’s light rail, is in crisis as deep divisions are revealed over a potential cost blowout of billions of dollars amid delays.Firms involved in the project say the problems have cost them millions of dollars and are wrecking New Zealand’s business reputation. So a total clusterf**k. Newly…

via Another Labour promise in crisis — Kiwiblog

Ardern’s ‘Game Changer’ is Another Broken Promise — The BFD | Media

 

Two years on from the prime minister’s pledge to have light rail from Auckland’s CBD to Mt Roskill within four years, the project is on the fast track to nowhere. All the signs point to this being yet another broken election promise from Labour. Jacinda Ardern said her slow tram down Dominion Road would be…

via Ardern’s ‘Game Changer’ is Another Broken Promise — The BFD | Media

Green protester, 20, who caused chaos by gluing himself to a Brisbane street still lives with his parents in emission-spewing five-bedroom mansion with an infinity pool — Iowa Climate Science Education

 

Green protester, 20, who caused chaos by gluing himself to a Brisbane street still lives with his parents in emission-spewing five-bedroom mansion with an infinity pool From The Daily Mail Extinction Rebellion protester Eric Serge Herbert glued himself to Brisbane road The 20-year-old former school captain moved to Sydney for uni but dropped out He […]

via Green protester, 20, who caused chaos by gluing himself to a Brisbane street still lives with his parents in emission-spewing five-bedroom mansion with an infinity pool — Iowa Climate Science Education

Auckland rail link budget jumps $1 billion — Your NZ

The same day it was announced that a means of getting additional tax revenue was being ruled out – the CGT backdown – another announcement that a a project committed to will cost another $1 billion more than budgeted. RNZ: Billion-dollar increase in cost of Auckland’s City Rail Link The cost of building Auckland’s City […]

via Auckland rail link budget jumps $1 billion — Your NZ

Alt-right slight might — Your NZ

The ‘alt right’ organised protests in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch yesterday – see ‘NZ Sovereignty’ rallies against immigration. Someone tweeted about someone at one of the protests having a swastika tattoo on his head… Sad and a little shocked to see neo-Nazis out and proud. In Wellington, New Zealand. In 2019. …but otherwise things seemed quiet […]

via Alt-right slight might — Your NZ

Faces of the day — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

The owners of a restaurant in St Heliers which had a turnover of $1.6 million last year and employs 26 staff have been denied residency because the business does not add significant benefit to New Zealand, Immigration say.[…] A Newspaper Someone has to say it so I will. Just like another family of hard-working South…

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Look, another petition — Your NZ

Auckland’s Generation Zero launches petition against public transport fare rises https://t.co/jEW0Zx156V — Todd Niall (@toddniall) January 24, 2019 Petitions used to be an important tool in the democratic process, but now they are so overused they are easily ignored but politicians (unless they want to use them as justification for something they want to do). […]

via Look, another petition — Your NZ

Shopping Center Erects Female Santa With Fishnet Stockings For Gender Diversity — Daily Wire

A shopping center in Auckland, New Zealand decided to fire back at a politician who stated that only men should portray Santa Claus by erecting a statue dubbed “Santa Poppins,” where Santa wears fishnet stockings and carries Poppins’ magical carpet bag and umbrella.

via Shopping Center Erects Female Santa With Fishnet Stockings For Gender Diversity — Daily Wire

Face of the day — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

 

The Trans activists are at it again and their target this time is Santa Claus. Believe it or not, this perverted trans-sexual monstrosity has been erected in Auckland in the suburb of Ponsonby. This year the kids truly don’t matter as it is all about using Santa to push the political agenda of others. First, it…

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Bitter, childless, old windbag continuing to wage a personal vendetta against Eden Park — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

 

Helen Clark must be bored, or feeling irrelevant at least, because she is continuing to wage a rather bitter and personal jihad against Eden Park. Her latest shrieking from behind her taxpayer-funded high stone wall is against the CEO of the Eden Park Trust Board, saying that the board’s defence of its chief executive sets a…

via Bitter, childless, old windbag continuing to wage a personal vendetta against Eden Park — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

Auckland free speech rally: Right Minds NZ — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

 

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Auckland free speech rally: A roving Whale’s viewpoint. — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

 

Today I was fortunate to find I had spare time available to allow me to attend the Auckland Free Speech Rally, held in Aotea Square. I was keen to attend as I, much like other thinking people, was astounded at the sheer arrogance of Auckland’s Mayor Phil Goff thinking he could ride roughshod over the…

via Auckland free speech rally: A roving Whale’s viewpoint. — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

Revealed: How much more Aucklanders will pay for petrol every week — New Zealand Herald – Top Stories

By late 2020, new fuel taxes will mean Aucklanders are paying an average $5.77 more a week for petrol, according to figures to be released by Government ministers today. And in a startling revelation …

via Revealed: How much more Aucklanders will pay for petrol every week — New Zealand Herald – Top Stories

Rutherford on Peters — Kiwiblog

Hamish Rutherford writes: As Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern relocated to Auckland on Monday, in preparation for giving birth, circumstances combined to mark the occasion with two extraordinary Peters power plays. First, he humiliated Andrew Little by refusing to support penal reform, after the justice minister had foolishly announced in advance that a paper was going before…

via Rutherford on Peters — Kiwiblog

The government really hates Auckland: here comes another tax — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

This government really hate Auckland. They are pinging motorists with massive fuel tax hikes to fund public transport bludgers, they’ve cancelled road improvements, and now they seem intent on taxing us for our rubbish: Quote: New Zealanders could pay a $140 per tonne tax to dump waste at all landfills across the country as piles of…

via The government really hates Auckland: here comes another tax — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

Why is Birkenhead Primary School promoting the Labour campaign — Kiwiblog

The Birkenhead Primary School Newsletter promotes the Labour campaign launch: This Sunday Jacinda Ardern and Shanan Halbert will launch Labour’s campaign for the Northcote by election. All local families are invited. Date: Sunday 13 May; Time: 2:30pm to 4:30pm Location: Birkenhead Primary School hall. In addition to speeches by Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Labour Candidate…

via Why is Birkenhead Primary School promoting the Labour campaign — Kiwiblog

Hooton on Twyford’s KiwiBuild fiasco — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

Matthew Hooton exposes the flaws in Phil Twyford’s KiwiBuild in his NZ Herald column: Quote: Housing Minister Phil Twyford has blamed a lack of liquidity for the supply of new houses in Auckland not, in his view, meeting demand. According to the minister, dozens of Auckland property developers can’t get the banks to fund…

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Zionists clash with pro-Palestine group at Israeli celebration in Auckland | Newshub — NZ Friends of Israel Association Inc

Clashes were expected at an event on Sunday celebrating the 70th anniversary of the formation of Israel, but protesters kept their word and remained peaceful. Around 80 people gathered at Silo Park in Auckland celebrating the day, and around 15 Auckland Peace Action protesters turned up carrying a Palestine banner. The protestors were held back…

via Zionists clash with pro-Palestine group at Israeli celebration in Auckland | Newshub — NZ Friends of Israel Association Inc

Super Fund proposal to build and operate Auckland light rail — Your NZ

The Government has revealed an ‘unsolicited proposal’ from the New Zealand Super Fund to design, build and operate two light rail projects in Auckland. Grant Robertson and Phil Twyford: Auckland light rail a step closer A modern, rapid transit light rail network to transform Auckland is a step closer with Cabinet agreeing to launch a […]

via Super Fund proposal to build and operate Auckland light rail — Your NZ

WATCH: Hillary Clinton Reveals Major Decision She Almost Made After Trump Won — Daily Wire

On Monday, two-time failed presidential candidate Hillary Clinton told a crowd in Auckland, New Zealand that she considered moving out of the United States after Donald Trump won the 2016 election. Speaking at an event hosted by The Growth Factory, Clinton thanked people for their support following her loss in the election.

via WATCH: Hillary Clinton Reveals Major Decision She Almost Made After Trump Won — Daily Wire