Letting speech blossom

News broke this week that a bunch of prominent New Zealanders were standing up for free speech. Their open letter comes after comments made by the Human Rights Commissioner, Dame Susan Devoy. She suggested hate speech laws needed toughening up, as did the Police Commissioner. Perhaps she’s thinking Canada sets a good model. They decided to […]

The bells are tolling

It is the hottest issue in international politics, and now it is knocking at our door too. Immigration. Yes, across Europe, the United Kingdom and the United States, porus borders are taking their toll. Locals are tired of watching the values they grew up with erased, the traditions they cherished replaced, and the culture they saw their […]