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Shane Jones Honest About Corruption.
April 18, 2007 – 2:11 am EST | 4 Comments
Shane Jones Honest About Corruption.

The left control the unions, the unions control the Labour Party. The left campaigns for Labour. In return Labour seeks to ban free speech for all significant lobby groups but unions. Is this corrupt or what? From David Farrar’s Kiwiblog Labour MP Shane Jones on Newstalk ZB this morning. The host was interviewing Katherine Rich [...]

High Level Cuban Delegation Visits China
April 16, 2007 – 8:02 pm EST | 2 Comments
High Level Cuban Delegation Visits China

One of the great political delusions of our era is the premise that China has abandoned Marxism-Leninism and is on the road to capitalism. China is happy to use capitalism to build up its economic power base, just as Lenin used his capitalistic New Economic Policy in the ’20s to save the near bankrupt Soviet [...]

Rudy’s Last Chance to Save New York
April 16, 2007 – 7:48 am EST | One Comment
Rudy’s Last Chance to Save New York

Hat Tip Lindsay Mitchell

Was Gerry Adams a Terrorist Leader?
April 16, 2007 – 4:46 am EST | 85 Comments
Was Gerry Adams a Terrorist Leader?

The son of two of Belfast’s leading Irish republican families, Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams claims he never joined the Irish Republican Army. Most informed commentators think he is a liar. From Wikipedia Senior political, security and media figures, including the Minister for Justice in the Republic of Ireland assert that, from the 1970s until [...]

Gerry Adams to Tour New Zealand?
April 16, 2007 – 2:06 am EST | 26 Comments
Gerry Adams to Tour New Zealand?

While H Block/Armagh and Information on Ireland have been defunct for several years, Irish republicanism is still alive in New Zealand. A new group “Friends of Sinn Fein” is active in Auckland and they want to bring the man himself, Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams, to New Zealand. From Global peace and Justice Auckland’s latest [...]

Red Maxine Joins NDU
April 15, 2007 – 1:20 am EST | No Comment
Red Maxine Joins NDU

New Zealand’s most militant major union, the National Distribution Union has hired one of the country’s most militant unionists as its new Wellington regional secretary. “Born into a working-class family” in Timaru, Maxine Gay (formerly Duggan, formerly Goldsack) started her working life as clerical worker in a textile factory in Napier. She was first attracted [...]

"Pyongyang Declaration" Still Attracting Support
April 14, 2007 – 11:38 pm EST | One Comment
"Pyongyang Declaration" Still Attracting Support

1992 was a rough year for international communism. The Soviet Union and the East European socialist bloc was no more, Cuba was near bankruptcy and China was seemingly going capitalist. To cheer up the comrades, the North Korean’s decided to rally what was left of world Marxism-Leninism behind a declaration affirming their commitment to a [...]

Islamofascist/Socialist Alliance
April 14, 2007 – 11:22 pm EST | No Comment
Islamofascist/Socialist Alliance

Islamofascist Iran allied with neo-communist Venezuela. A match made in Hell? This is the 21st century version of the Hitler/Stalin pact. The left seems willing to swallow this socialist/fascist alliance, just as their grandparents were in 1939. From Iran’s Islamic Republic News Agency According to the approval of cabinet, Iran-Venezuela cooperation headquarters will soon be [...]

Roy on State Funding of Political Parties
April 13, 2007 – 1:59 am EST | No Comment
Roy on State Funding of Political Parties

ACT MP Heather Roy sums up the state funding of political parties debate. From Heather Roy’s Diary Talk back radio has been running red hot on the subject of state funding for political parties this week. Hosts have asked to see the mandate from the people and lambasted politicians (all lumped in together) for wanting [...]

Will Iraqi Communist Party Be Major Beneficiary When Carnage Ends?
April 12, 2007 – 10:36 pm EST | 8 Comments
Will Iraqi Communist Party Be Major Beneficiary When Carnage Ends?

The horrible thing about Iraq is that even if the US succeeds in stabilising the country, the resulting government may not be a great improvement. Most commentators focus on the danger of pro-Iranian forces coming to the fore. Equally to be feared is the likely influence of Iraq’s increasingly powerful Communist Party. Many Iraqi radicals [...]

New Book on State Destruction of the Family
April 12, 2007 – 9:18 am EST | One Comment
New Book on State Destruction of the Family

Conservatives who call for laws to “strengthen” the family, might do well to read this book. Socialists who question the value of traditional family structures might also. From Maxim Institute A new book by Patricia Morgan has sparked debate in Britain about the correct balance of responsibility between the state and the family. Published by [...]

Russian Media Freedom on the Decline
April 12, 2007 – 4:13 am EST | No Comment
Russian Media Freedom on the Decline

From Bloomberg Hat Tip La Russophobe April 10 President Vladimir Putin has already brought Russian newspapers and television to heel. Now he’s turning his attention to the Internet. As the Kremlin gears up for the election of Putin’s successor next March, Soviet-style controls are being extended to online news after a presidential decree last month [...]

India’s Communist Enemies
April 12, 2007 – 3:52 am EST | One Comment
India’s Communist Enemies

India’s Maoist Naxalite rebels are running effecient espionage and arms procurement networks, that have the central government worried and perplexed. From Naxal Terror Watch A large cache of government-issue explosives seized recently from Maoists by the Jharkhand police has unnerved the security establishment. The explosives were reportedly obtained by the rebels from the defence ministry’s [...]

India’s Communist Friends
April 12, 2007 – 12:20 am EST | One Comment
India’s Communist Friends

India is being subverted from below by a widespread and growing Maoist insurgency. Meanwhile, China, Russia, Iran and Cuba are trying to draw India into ever closer economic and political relationships. From Islamic Republic News Agency Cuban Minister of External Relations, Felipe Perez Roque, is to arrive here Wednesday on a two-day visit. In his [...]

The "National Question" 25 Joe Te Pania
April 11, 2007 – 12:29 am EST | One Comment
The "National Question" 25 Joe Te Pania

In the early ’80s, Joe Te Pania was a driver with the firm “Ginty’s” in Wellington As a Maori with leadership qualities, he was targeted for recruitment to the Socialist Unity Party, by party leader Ken Douglas and his right hand man, Driver’s Union official Richie Gillespie. By the mid ’80s, Te Pania was a [...]

Pogo in Pyongyang
April 10, 2007 – 5:33 pm EST | No Comment
Pogo in Pyongyang

Surreal. From North Korea’s Korea News Pyongyang, April 9 Dancing parties of youth and students were held in different parts of the country on Monday to mark the 14th anniversary of Kim Jong Il’s election as chairman of the National Defence Commission of the DPRK. Dancing grounds in Pyongyang, Phyongsong, Sariwon, Hamhung, Chongjin and other [...]

The "National Question" 24 SUP Influence in the Maori Community
April 10, 2007 – 3:11 am EST | 2 Comments
The "National Question" 24 SUP Influence in the Maori Community

As hinted at in my last post in the series, the Socialist Unity Party regarded the FOL’s “Maori and Pacific Islands Advisory Committee.” (MPIAC) as an avenue for influencing the “Maori Community“ Formed in 1981, under the leadership of Jackson Smith, MPIAC (now the CTU’s Te Runanga O Kamahi Maori O Aoteoroa) served as a [...]

Let Juries Decide Relevance
April 10, 2007 – 2:22 am EST | 3 Comments
Let Juries Decide Relevance

I listened to recently retired Detective Sergeant Dave Henwood on Morning Report with Kathryn Ryan this morning. Mr Henwood was responsible for establishing criminal profiling in this country and helped capture serial rapists Joseph Thompson and Malcolm Rewa. Mr Henwood strongly argued for greater admssibility of “similar-fact” evidence in court. “Similar-fact” or “patterns-based” evidence is [...]

Women’s Communist Front Confers in Caracas
April 10, 2007 – 12:49 am EST | 2 Comments
Women’s Communist Front Confers in Caracas

Sixteen years after the fall of the Soviet Union, the main Soviet fronts, the World Peace Coucil, World Federation of Trade Unions, World Federation of Democratic Youth and the Women’s International Democratic Federation are not just still active, but growing. From Cuba’s La Prensa Latina Caracas, Apr 9 The 14th Congress of the Women’s International [...]

Am I a Clerico-Fascist?
April 9, 2007 – 10:26 am EST | 3 Comments
Am I a Clerico-Fascist?

I just had to reprint this. I’ve been having a debate with a Filipino student activist named Ivan Phell Enrile. He is active in the radical youth group ANAKBAYAN, which I have described as a front for the Communist Party of the Philippines. Ivan disputes this-I think. He has posted this passage six times in [...]

Way To Go, Public!
April 9, 2007 – 1:53 am EST | 8 Comments
Way To Go, Public!

From NZ Herald Hat Tip Lindsay Mitchell Children’s charity Barnardos, which has been a frontline supporter of Green MP Sue Bradford’s “anti-smacking” bill, says it has taken a hit from bill opponents who have stopped making donations. So far, more than 60 organisations, charities and businesses have publicly stated their support for Ms Bradford’s proposed [...]

How Philippines Communists Get Their Guns
April 9, 2007 – 1:23 am EST | 2 Comments
How Philippines Communists Get Their Guns

While the Communist Party of the Philippines/New Peoples Army, enjoys considerable funding and support from foreign sources, it gets its guns the old fashioned way-it steals them. PRESS RELEASEInformation BureauCommunist Party of the Philippines CPP congratulates NPA for “big firearms haul” in Davao raid, urges more tactical offensives April 8, 2007 Communist Party of the [...]

Rodney Talks Principles
April 9, 2007 – 12:24 am EST | No Comment
Rodney Talks Principles

Labour is trying to scam the country into accepting state funding of political parties. ACT leader Rodney Hide is not fooled. There’s a huge reluctance in New Zealand politics to talk principles. We burrow down into the technicalities, and who wins and who loses, and debate the lofty motives of bad policy, but never the [...]

Am I Putting Lives at Risk?
April 8, 2007 – 2:48 am EST | 9 Comments
Am I Putting Lives at Risk?

Filipino activist Ivan Phell Enrile ojects to my recent post on his affiliation to the Communist Party of the Philippines “front” ANAKBAYAN. Here is the full text of his post, with some comments by me. good day! i’ve just read your comment. let me just clarify that anakbayan, a LEGAL, OPEN MASS ORGANIZATION, was founded [...]

80,000 Hits
April 7, 2007 – 10:23 pm EST | 2 Comments
80,000 Hits
Filipino Revolutionary Drops Us a Line.
April 7, 2007 – 4:21 am EST | 39 Comments
Filipino Revolutionary Drops Us a Line.

A couple of days ago I recieved a comment on this thread from Filipino, Ivan Phell Enrile. The post dealt with increased activity by the the Communist Party of the Philippines and its military wing the New Peoples Army. stupids! filipino communists get their weapons from ambushes, surprise raids versus the Armed forces of the [...]

Concern at Chinese Influence in Cook Islands
April 7, 2007 – 4:12 am EST | 77 Comments
Concern at Chinese Influence in Cook Islands

From Cook Island News Online 29 March: Opposition deputy-leader Teina Bishop says he is opposed to the Cook Islands taking any more aid money from China. “In my opinion it should be stopped. We already have two monuments on the island built by them. Soon you won’t have to go to China to see Beijing,” [...]

Blair Peach, Marxist Martyr
April 6, 2007 – 4:24 am EST | 76 Comments
Blair Peach, Marxist Martyr

Dean Parker’s Napier schoolfriend, Blair Peach died nearly thirty years ago but is still remembered in London and New Zealand. In 2005 in Wellington there was a; Blair Peach Tribute Gig at Sandwiches : DJ Manray, Art Official, The Spotlight Kid and Ras Stone played at Wellington’s own tribute gig to Blair Peach, a New [...]

Irish Communists Support Unity Government
April 6, 2007 – 3:12 am EST | No Comment
Irish Communists Support Unity Government

Sinn Fein, a Marxist Party, has joined with Ian Paisley’s Democratic Unionists to form an historic unity government in Northern Ireland. Sinn Fein’s friends in the Communist Party of Ireland have welcomed the move as a step on the road to a socialist Ireland. From a March 27th statement by the Communist Party of Ireland. [...]

Red Over Green File 9 Dean Parker
April 5, 2007 – 10:25 am EST | One Comment
Red Over Green File 9 Dean Parker

Undoubtedly one of NZ’s most active Irish republicans is Napier born writer, Dean Leo Parker. In 1968, Parker was involved in the 1968 Wellington march protesting the nil wage award which almost ended in the storming of Parliament. By 1969 Parker was living in London. While of mainly Irish ancestry, he knew little of the [...]