Tag Archives: Bryce Edwards

Brace Yourself for Ugly and Intolerant Politics — The BFD

Bryce EdwardsVictoria University Of Wellington – Te Herenga Wakademocracyproject.nz Dr Bryce Edwards is Political Analyst in Residence at Victoria University of Wellington. He is the director of the Democracy Project. Right-wing political commentator Matthew Hooton recently tweeted to say that his favourite New Zealand left-wing politicians of recent times have been Laila Harré and Sue…

Brace Yourself for Ugly and Intolerant Politics — The BFD

Proof the Greens lied re waka jumping bill — Kiwiblog

A smoking gun from Bryce Edwards. He has been leaked an internal Green Party document that explicitly says they have been advised by the Cabinet Office that their confidence and supply agreement does not bind them to support the waka jumping bill. Yet Stuff reported: “We are doing this because the confidence and supply agreement…

via Proof the Greens lied re waka jumping bill — Kiwiblog

Shift from targeting Maori to targeting the poverty — Your NZ

Bryce Edwards looks at a shift in Government shifting from race-based (Maori) targeting to a more universal approach to dealing with poverty, but they say that as Maori feature in the deprivation statistics they should benefit the most. Is this related to Winston Peters’ past attacks on Whanau Ora, with Labour now quietly accommodating his […]

via Shift from targeting Maori to targeting the poverty — Your NZ