Tag: nz

Posted in Crime

Law change can’t change the fact we do have very violent people in society

http://bit.ly/2tynB3q “Sex work was decriminalised to improve occupational safety and health of sex workers and ensure they had access to such things to come forward…

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Posted in Sexual Abuse

We should lift the scab on sexual abuse

http://www.newshub.co.nz/home/shows/2018/02/we-need-to-lift-the-scab-on-child-abuse-and-investigate-failure-of-the-state-marama-fox.html The Government should use this opportunity to look into the failings of the state to respond to institutionalised abuse. That would open up the…

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Posted in Politics

Low-key approach to national identity.

https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/politics/107478575/prime-minister-says-committing-to-kindness-shows-strength-not-weakness “The Prime Minister is actually a prime example of how far our values had shifted. She’s having her first baby at 37, with someone…

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Posted in Politics

Most kiwis positive about Chinese culture

Most kiwis positive about Chinese culture – NZ China Council boss https://t.co/pOOzHsPRzC — RNZ News (@rnz_news) August 26, 2018 The council’s executive director, Stephen Jacobi…

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Posted in News

NZ 4th most democratic country

These are world's most democratic countries, according to the Economist https://t.co/OvLyf01VE4 #democracy pic.twitter.com/g3K0GaOmT4 — World Economic Forum (@wef) February 21, 2018 The US’s declining status…

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Posted in Sexual Abuse

We should lift the scab on sexual abuse

http://www.newshub.co.nz/home/shows/2018/02/we-need-to-lift-the-scab-on-child-abuse-and-investigate-failure-of-the-state-marama-fox.html The Government should use this opportunity to look into the failings of the state to respond to institutionalised abuse. That would open up the…

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Posted in Politics

NZ tenth on Social Progress Index (SPI),

The most competitive countries are also the most progressive https://t.co/wCoPKFX9gf pic.twitter.com/eeiyeDcU29 — World Economic Forum (@wef) February 19, 2018 For example, returning back to the…

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Posted in Gender Identity Politics

NZ 4th most democratic country

By Kamalthebest – Own work, derived from File:BlankMap-World-Microstates.svg, CC BY-SA 4.0, Link   Democracy Index by country (2016)[edit] Listing by country is available on The Economist website.[1]…

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Posted in Politics Psychology

#NZ #8 on #trust

A question of confidence: the countries with the most trusted governments https://t.co/7uxffqvXTE pic.twitter.com/1PA8nJeMo2 — World Economic Forum (@wef) November 19, 2017

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Posted in Better Blokes Politics

#Today #last #day #enrol #NZ #election.

Today is last day to enrol for #NZ #election. Tomorrow is the last day to vote. In a #democracy, voting is a right & a…

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