What Happened To My Vote?

Saturday marked the first time I was ever able to vote as a permanent resident in New Zealand. I didn’t want to vote (I have always voted as a good little citizen) but after the revelations of Nicky Hager’s Book Dirty Politics detailing how the National  spin doctors used negative campaigning to drive people away […]

LIBOR for Dummies and Again: Why is John Key not Frothing at the Mouth About This?

If the Barclay traders could earn US $ 44  million daily by rigging the LIBOR,  just think how much the traders of all the other LIBOR setting banks will have stolen from the rest of us. Here is a nifty Infograph explaining the LIBOR scam so that even the thickest person can understand. I wouldn’t […]