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    Trouble at t’Mill for Two Senior Nats

    With the shenanigans going on over in Botany, other problems are starting to surface as well. The tipline has received two credible tips over this weekend. Botany, which was supposed to be a coronation for Christopher Luxon, has turned into a donnybrook pitting...

    The Only Party That Can Stop the Gun Laws in Their Tracks Is NZ First

    WarningBreak out the sick bags folks.Cause you are gonna get a little sick in your mouth. A newspaper reports on protesters at the NZ First conference, over the proposed gun laws. NZ First leader Winston Peters has met angry...

    Face of the Day

    Today's face of the day Saunoamaali’i Dr Karanina Sumeo is a very strange Equal Employment Opportunities Commissioner, as she doesn't support equal access to free speech. In fact, she supports feminists being de-platformed from Massey University describing it as a "Good call."

    Democrat Elites Regard Mainstream Americans with Contempt

    In an interview with Sam Harris in 2017, sociologist Charles Murray observed that it had become obvious “that the new upper-class holds ordinary Americans in contempt. Disdain. And they’re not even hiding it any more”. Murray particularly referred to Hillary Clinton’s “basket of deplorables” sneer. That...

    Should National be Running in Local Elections?

    Joe AscroftEconomistNew Zealand Taxpayers' Union Despite pockets of success for ratepayers around the country, the signal from local body elections is clear: the centre-right need to become more organised and offer clear ratepayer-friendly alternatives. Phil Goff resoundingly beat John Tamihere (176,000 votes to 80,000...

    Europe is Erasing the Jews Again

    “Never again,” they said 75 years ago, after Germany attempted to erase the Jews of Europe from existence. If only they’d meant it. But the Holocaust didn’t erupt from nowhere: it was the culmination of a long process. Although anti-Semitism...

    LEAKED: The Coalition ‘How To’ Manual

    InformationThis "leaked document" is fictional. Last night a mysterious package wrapped in recyclable brown paper and tied with hemp string was dropped at The BFD HQ. As I picked it up I swear I could hear the sound of a squeaky bicycle wheel...

    New Conservative and Media Suppression

    New and smaller parties have to fight hard to raise their profiles with the public. The mainstream media are the gatekeepers, and as we have seen during the local body elections, media can and do choose to only cover the two or three candidates that they...

    A Dompost Fairy-tale

    Yesterday Alison Collins, Chief Science Advisor at the Ministry for the Environment, penned a doom-spruiking op-ed for the Dompost. Our 'Chief Science Advisor' begins her piece, which is headlined "Oceans are like the planet's heart, and they're ailing", with a fairy-tale (no, I'm...

    Reading Between the Lines Because National’s Caucus Can’t

    WarningYou won't want to take this medicineI recommend taking a spoonful of sugar...( a tablespoon). Newsroom ran an interesting piece yesterday, ahead of NZ First's conference, about the succession planning for NZ First. Contained within the article was an interesting...