John Black

One of the only right-wing people in Education (we hold our meetings in a broom closet). I spend my nights drinking and working on the great New Zealand novel. I’m white, male and straight - so it’s all my fault. All of it.

NZ History Is Not a Marvel Movie

Too RightA regular column by John BlackThe Black Sheep BlogRightminds Once upon a time, a little before the invention of the I-phone and the...

These People Could Be President. Part Four: The Ethnic Fraud of ‘Pochahontas’

Too RightA regular column by John BlackThe Black Sheep BlogRightminds Donald Trump like him or like him slightly less (hey, this is a...

These People Could Be President. Part Three: ‘Red’ Bernie

Too RightA regular column by John BlackThe Black Sheep BlogRightminds Calling a politician ‘red’ is often a smear, an attempt to muddy the...

Yes These People Could Be President: Part Two, Kamala ‘ Lala land’ Harris

Too RightA regular column by John BlackThe Black Sheep BlogRightminds Kamala Harris is the perfect anti-Trump candidate - a photo negative inversion of...

Yes, One of These People Could be President

Too RightA regular column by John BlackThe Black Sheep BlogRightminds New Zealand politics can often be a dull, tiresome affair. Kind of like my...

Latest Posts

Saturday Nightcap

Benny Hill was a prominent figure in British culture for nearly four decades. His show proved to be one of the...

Cyst Saturday

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=my0z6kA0NPk&feature=youtu.be What an earful!

The Least Efficient Wine Opener Ever: I want one!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wSuH9u0kvhU If you have a great Youtube or Vimeo video to share send it to [email protected]

NZ Carbon Neutral Policy ‘Absurd’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H3ScblfHTek If you have a great Youtube or Vimeo video to share send it to [email protected]

Steve Turley on the Hong Kong protests

This video gives a useful insight into the protests and its context in globalisation. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Hl7nK8XATI&feature=youtu.be&t=64