Move to the right sees shrinkage of women in local body politics

I am sorry but I don’t have the time to go through and count the number of women on elected Councils around the country.  I am sure someone will do this. But here in Christchurch we have seen a move not only rightwards but manwards.  As well as a male mayor, the number of women […]

Not fascist, not white supremacist

Mr Philip Arps stood to be elected to the board of Te Aratai College, a school which has educated his sons.  Mr Arps holds some views which are concerning, and some which are highly racially charged and extremist. They are unspeakable – I will not speak of them. The election results came out today and […]