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Top 5 Scoop Press Releases Week To 13th Sep 2014

Top 5 Scoop Press Releases Week To 13th Sep 2014

by Scoop Insights

The following five press releases were the top performing press releases (by NZ page view numbers) according to Google Analytics on Scoop for the seven days to 13th September 2014.

1. Shock as company gets go-ahead in the Karangahake Gorge
Extensive mining activity is due to start in the beautiful bush clad hills behind the iconic Karangahake Rail Trail.

2. Goff Gives Sworn Evidence to IGIS
Former Leader of the Labour Party Phil Goff this morning gave evidence under oath to the Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security’s Inquiry into whether security intelligence documents were leaked by John Key’s office for political purposes.

3. How come the PM only pays 2.8% of his income in tax
“Before John Key talks about the piddling tax cuts he plans for low and middle income families today he needs to explain why he only pays 2.8% of his income on tax while a minimum wage worker pays 28% tax,” says MANA Movement leader Hone Harawira.

4. The TPPA’s Dirty Little Secret: How US could write NZ’s Laws
A new website launched today ( http://tppnocertification.org/ ) has exposed what University of Auckland law professor Jane Kelsey calls ‘the dirty little secret of the TPPA’.

5. Pulzar Nation Officially Separates from New Zealand
As per international law, as dictated in the Montevideo Convention on the Rights and Duties of States, Pulzar Nation has separated from New Zealand and will no longer recognise NZ law. Pulzar Nation accepts that the current regime may not be willing ...

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