Greens Wishful Thinking In Coromandel
Friday 22nd Oct 1999
ACT Campaign Director Nick
Stravs today said ACT New Zealand has not selected a
candidate for the Coromandel seat and has until
nomination day to make that decision.
"The talk of a
deal to withdraw ACT's candidate is merely wishful thinking
on the part of the Greens who are desperate for
credibility," said Nick
© Scoop Media
Gordon Campbell: On NZ’s Complicity In Western Sahara
If David Parker really wants to hone his crisis-managing chops on an international trade dispute that New Zealand has been making worse for years, he maybe should be turning his attention to the Western Sahara.
Some background: two NZ companies called Ravensdown and Ballance Agri-Nutrients appear to be the only independent firms in the world still willing to import phosphate from the disputed territory of the Western Sahara... More>>