Law And Order – A Step In The Right Direction...
LAW AND ORDER – A STEP IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION;
New Zealand First Law and Order Spokesman, Ron
Mark, described today’s budget as “a step in the right
direction, yet still on the timid side,” in respect
initiatives designed to improve Law and Order within our
“Recognition of the rights of victims and the
need to address youth offending by Government are admirable,
but they still require greater commitments by Government,”
said Mr Mark.
The initiative to reinstate a dedicated
Traffic Safety Division is to be applauded, but a further
750 officers are required for this duty, just to replace
those lost during the merger of the two services.
disappointed that frontline Police numbers have not been
boosted. Without such an increase they have little chance
of successfully reducing burglaries or improving today’s
pathetic clearance rates,” said Mr
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Hope For Nature: A New Deal For The Commons
Joseph Cederwall on The Dig: The disruption and destruction of the interconnected biodiversity of Earth is the most serious challenge humanity has ever faced. This is an ecosystem emergency on an extinction scale. It is also a serious threat to the inherent rights of the diversity of non-human life, ecosystems and human Cultures on Earth to exist and thrive. The current global paradigm is devastating life everywhere by disrupting vital “ecosystem services” like the food, water, and climate regulation systems that both humanity and biodiversity depend on in an interconnected balance. It is increasingly clear that the primary driver of this crisis is the limiting and infectious worldview around land and resource use so central to the global capitalist system. To fully understand the biodiversity crisis and explore what comes next, it is necessary to address this mind-virus at the heart of our modern civilisation – the dominion worldview. More>>