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Bryce Edwards Analysis: Political Roundup – Bittersweet “Pollquake” for the left

By   /  August 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Bryce Edwards, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, Indepth, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NZ Politics, Politics  /  Comments Off on Bryce Edwards Analysis: Political Roundup – Bittersweet “Pollquake” for the left

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Bryce Edwards Analysis: Political Roundup – Bittersweet “Pollquake” for the left Dr Bryce Edwards. New Zealand politics has been relatively stable for the last nine years. Public opinion hasn’t moved around much at all, even in the face of all sorts of scandal and chaos amongst the politicians. And when volatility […]

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MIL Video: Message from America Trumps Waterloo – Paul Buchanan and Selwyn Manning

By   /  August 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, Human Rights, Human rights violations, Identity, Impeachment, incitement, Indepth, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Paul G Buchanan, Selwyn Manning, Video, Webcasts  /  Comments Off on MIL Video: Message from America Trumps Waterloo – Paul Buchanan and Selwyn Manning

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Message from America: Welcome to this the first episode in a four month series titled, Message from America, featuring political and security analyst Dr Paul Buchanan and host Selwyn Manning. This week we cross to Florida to discuss the vibe on the ground and the fallout for President Donald Trump over […]

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Bryce Edwards Analysis: Political Roundup: NZ (and Australia) needs better political scandals

By   /  August 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Australia, Bryce Edwards, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NZ Politics, Politics  /  Comments Off on Bryce Edwards Analysis: Political Roundup: NZ (and Australia) needs better political scandals

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Trans-Tasman rivalry between New Zealand and Australia. Bryce Edwards Analysis: Political Roundup: NZ (and Australia) needs better political scandals Trans-Tasman rivalry between New Zealand and Australia. Dr Bryce Edwards. The current trans-Tasman citizenship saga doesn’t warrant the level of hysteria coming from politicians in both countries, on both sides of the […]

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NZ artist to feature in world’s biggest online exhibition

By   /  August 11, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Art, Business, digital, Editor's Picks, Facebook, instagram, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, online, Press Release Service, Rewa Walia, twitter, Wrong Pavilion  /  Comments Off on NZ artist to feature in world’s biggest online exhibition

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Auckland – A leading New Zealand artist, Auckland’s Rewa Walia, will soon feature in one of the world’s biggest digital online art exhibition. Her iconic digital-symbol works will be displayed on the Wrong Pavilion website page, with a page dedicated to her work. The online exhibition will open to the […]

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Bryce Edwards Analysis: Who’s to blame for Metiria Turei’s downfall?

By   /  August 10, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Bryce Edwards, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, NZ Politics, Pacific Region, Politics  /  Comments Off on Bryce Edwards Analysis: Who’s to blame for Metiria Turei’s downfall?

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Bryce Edwards Analysis: Who’s to blame for Metiria Turei’s downfall? Dr Bryce Edwards. The fallout from Metiria Turei’s benefit confession is producing some fascinating and revealing analysis and reaction about the state of politics, media, and society. There is anger and disappointment on all sides and much of the very polarised […]

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Bryce Edwards Analysis: The Inevitable split in the Greens

By   /  August 8, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Bryce Edwards, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, Green politics, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NZ Politics  /  Comments Off on Bryce Edwards Analysis: The Inevitable split in the Greens

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ A future face of the Green Party, candidate Choe Swarbrick. Image: Courtesy of chloeswarbrick.co.nz. Bryce Edwards Analysis: The Inevitable split in the Greens Dr Bryce Edwards. The split in the Green Party over Metiria Turei’s benefit confession and campaign is hardly surprising. The party has always contained an array of very […]

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Bryce Edwards Analysis: Reality check on Jacindamania

By   /  August 3, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Bryce Edwards, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NZ Politics, Politics  /  Comments Off on Bryce Edwards Analysis: Reality check on Jacindamania

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Bryce Edwards Analysis: Reality check on Jacindamania Dr Bryce Edwards. It’s wall-to-wall Jacinda Ardern in the news, with a level of hype that suggests she’s already turned the Labour Party’s fortunes around, and National is now on the back-foot. Yesterday’s column – Jacindamania – showed just how much excitement there is about Labour’s […]

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Bryce Edwards Analysis: Jacindamania

By   /  August 2, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Bryce Edwards, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, Lead, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NZ Politics, Politics  /  Comments Off on Bryce Edwards Analysis: Jacindamania

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Bryce Edwards Analysis: Jacindamania Labour Party leader, Jacinda Ardern. New Labour leader Jacinda Ardern is promising to run an election campaign characterised by “relentless positivity”. And, so far, there’s been an almost relentlessly positive response to her rise to the top. It appears that Ardern’s extraordinary elevation is going to lift […]

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Keith Rankin Analysis: What’s happened to Labour Productivity?

By   /  July 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Economics, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, Keith Rankin, Lead, MIL NZ OSI  /  Comments Off on Keith Rankin Analysis: What’s happened to Labour Productivity?

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Keith Rankin Analysis: What’s happened to Labour Productivity? Productivity plummets despite high annual growth. Graph copyright 2017, Keith Rankin. Labour productivity is an important economic concept, that should equate to living standards. It is rising labour productivity that makes it possible to remunerate people with rising incomes. Productivity, by definition, is economic […]

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Bryce Edwards Analysis: Get ready for Prime Minister Winston Peters

By   /  July 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Bryce Edwards, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, Lead, MIL NZ OSI, NZ Politics, Politics  /  Comments Off on Bryce Edwards Analysis: Get ready for Prime Minister Winston Peters

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ New Zealand First leader Winston Peters on TVNZ’s Q+A from Russell after winning the Northland by-election. Analysis byBryce Edwards: Get ready for Prime Minister Winston Peters Dr Bryce Edwards. Winston Peters made a mixture of colourful, grandiose, and rather ridiculous statements in the weekend that will infuriate many, and delight others. […]

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Bryce Edwards Analysis: The Greens go nuclear – and other options

By   /  July 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Bryce Edwards, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, Lead, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NZ Politics, Politics  /  Comments Off on Bryce Edwards Analysis: The Greens go nuclear – and other options

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Bryce Edwards Analysis: The Greens go nuclear – and other options Dr Bryce Edwards. You have to feel a bit sorry for the Greens. Because of Labour’s electoral weakness they will, once again, find themselves with a very weak post-election hand to negotiate with. And they’re in danger of being outmanoeuvred […]

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Bryce Edwards Analysis: Labour’s sleepwalk towards defeat

By   /  July 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Bryce Edwards, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, leadership, MIL NZ OSI, NZ Politics, Politics  /  Comments Off on Bryce Edwards Analysis: Labour’s sleepwalk towards defeat

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Bryce Edwards Analysis: Labour’s sleepwalk towards defeat Dr Bryce Edwards. There’s still hope for Labour being able to put together a coalition government after the election. But there do seem to be a lot of barriers at the moment – especially as opinion polls point to the apparent decline or stagnation […]

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Bryce Edwards Analysis: Will Shane Jones be NZ First’s Trump card?

By   /  July 3, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Bryce Edwards, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, NZ Politics, Politics  /  Comments Off on Bryce Edwards Analysis: Will Shane Jones be NZ First’s Trump card?

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Bryce Edwards Analysis: Will Shane Jones be NZ First’s Trump card? Dr Bryce Edwards. There is more than a hint of Donald Trump in Shane Jones’ political return. So, could he really fan the flames of NZ First’s populist resurgence in this year’s general election?  Shane Jones wants to “Put New […]

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‘Voice of the voiceless’ – Al Jazeera’s response over Saudi-led blog gag pressure

By   /  June 28, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, David Robie, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, Lead, MIL NZ OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage  /  Comments Off on ‘Voice of the voiceless’ – Al Jazeera’s response over Saudi-led blog gag pressure

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Report by David Robie. This article was first published on Café Pacific The Doha headquarters of the global news network. Photo: Al Jazeera An important media freedom statement: An open letter from Al JazeeraRepublished on Café Pacific from the Doha-based global news network OVER two decades ago, Al Jazeera Arabic was […]

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Bryce Edwards Analysis: The Hugely damaging Barclay scandal – Police Re-Investigate

By   /  June 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Bryce Edwards, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, Lead, Legal issues, MIL NZ OSI, NZ Politics, Politics  /  Comments Off on Bryce Edwards Analysis: The Hugely damaging Barclay scandal – Police Re-Investigate

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Bryce Edwards Analysis: The Hugely damaging Barclay scandal Dr Bryce Edwards. It’s become a received wisdom that in New Zealand political scandals don’t really hurt governments. But English is looking very damaged by the Barclay saga, and it’s no longer too far-fetched to specutulate on whether this could help deny National’s […]

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Bryce Edwards Analysis: Bill English’s Dirty Politics scandal

By   /  June 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Bryce Edwards, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, Lead, MIL NZ OSI, NZ Politics, Politics  /  Comments Off on Bryce Edwards Analysis: Bill English’s Dirty Politics scandal

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Bryce Edwards Analysis: Bill English’s Dirty Politics scandal Dr Bryce Edwards. Is the Todd Barclay scandal the National Government’s 2017 version of Dirty Politics? Of course there are key differences, but there are also plenty of parallels. Either way, National will be hoping it’s a scandal with as little impact on […]

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Bryce Edwards Analysis: Todd Barclay’s downfall – who loses and why

By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Bryce Edwards, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, Lead, Legal issues, MIL NZ OSI, Politics  /  Comments Off on Bryce Edwards Analysis: Todd Barclay’s downfall – who loses and why

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Analysis by Dr Bryce Edwards: Todd Barclay’s downfall – who loses and why National Party MP Todd Barclay (pictured above) announced his resignation over illegal taping allegations. The Todd Barclay scandal reminds the public why they distrust and sometimes despise politicians. Therefore, the biggest long-term impact of the scandal might be […]

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Keith Rankin Analysis: British Tories surge; new Labour surges more

By   /  June 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, Keith Rankin, Lead, MIL NZ OSI, Politics  /  Comments Off on Keith Rankin Analysis: British Tories surge; new Labour surges more

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Headline: British Tories surge; new Labour surges more Analysis by Keith Rankin Record support in Britain for both Conservative and Labour. Graphic by Keith Rankin. Keith Rankin. This month’s chart shows that the performance by the Tories in the UK election was not at all bad. With a 42.34 percent share […]

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Keith Rankin’s Chart of the Month: Budget 2017: New Zealand’s ‘Universal’ Basic Income up to $195 per week

By   /  May 29, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Budget, Business, Economics, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, Keith Rankin, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Keith Rankin’s Chart of the Month: Budget 2017: New Zealand’s ‘Universal’ Basic Income up to $195 per week

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Keith Rankin’s Chart of the Month – Budget 2017: New Zealand’s ‘Universal’ Basic Income up to $195 per week. Increase in unconditional Public Equity Benefit. Chart by Keith Rankin. The big unnoticed story of last Thursday’s Budget is the increase in New Zealand’s quasi Universal Basic Income (UBI), from just under $175 […]

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New Zealand Budget Analysis: Explaining National’s apparent shift to the left – Bryce Edwards

By   /  May 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Bryce Edwards, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, Lead, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Politics  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Budget Analysis: Explaining National’s apparent shift to the left – Bryce Edwards

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Analysis by Dr Bryce Edwards – New Zealand Budget Analysis: Explaining National’s apparent shift to the left Dr Bryce Edwards. National’s 2017 Budget is a very centrist affair and it involves implementing many of the types of decisions that might be expected of a centre-left Labour-led government. The political left sometimes […]

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