NCEA and the Law of Unintended Consequences
The integrity of the NCEA qualification is under attack yet again, this time from National’s Education spokesman, Bill English. Labour Education Minister, Steve Maharey has leapt to its defence as has the secondary teachers union, the PPTA. Its not surprising the socialists are defending NCEA, because the system has been socialist from the beginning. The […]
Should Stanley Williams Have Been Executed?
I had little sympathy for Stanley “Tookie” Williams, executed last night by lethal injection in California. A quadruple murderer, gang leader and violent thug of the first order, if anyone deserved to die, it was Williams. Was his “redemption” genuine. I have my doubts. Should the State of California injected him with lethal drugs? No […]