Kim Dotcom Presents: The Party Party: CANCELLED
for big version.
FROM KIM DOTCOM:
apologize, my friends. Sadly we must cancel my birthday
party after we received advice that the event could risk
breaching electoral laws.
Because the tickets were
free, we were advised that the purpose of the event could be
I would like to thank the 25,000 people
who registered for my birthday party. You are all
I was looking forward to an awesome event with
great live music and other surprises – but the future of
New Zealand is more important to me than one night of
I hope you agree. So we are moving forward with the
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On The Last Rites For The TPP
The Trans Pacific Partnership trade deal is one of those litmus issues that has always had more to do with one’s place on the political spectrum than with any imminent reality.
To date, the Greens have opposed (a) a wide range of the leaked content of the TPP (b) the secretive way it has been negotiated and (c) the undemocratic way in which any final document would be ratified. Labour has shared some of those concerns, but while remaining generally supportive of the deal itself.
National has, for its part, been very enthusiastic about the TPP, while still giving assurances about Pharmac being protected... For the TPP’s friends and foes alike though, the end now seems nigh. More>>