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    Gordon Campbell on the ch-ch-changes at IRD

    Gordon Campbell July 20, 2017 0

    Cutting jobs on the scale being flagged at IRD doesn’t make much sense, given that tax law and IRD investigations are set to become increasingly complex…

    Gordon Campbell on the EU’s beef with Google

    Gordon Campbell June 28, 2017 0

    EU competition watchdogs, who have just levied a $3.3 billion fine on Google, with anti-competitive practices at the heart of a court battle that’s been seven years in the making.

    Gordon Campbell on the America’s Cup

    Gordon Campbell June 27, 2017 0

    The fact NZ now reigns supreme once again in the most sophisticated contest in the world’s most elite sport can’t help but reflect the trajectory the country has been on since the 1980s.

    Gordon Campbell on marketing the Greens

    Gordon Campbell June 1, 2017 0

    While there will be a sigh of relief all around that the old Morris dancing/hemp smoking days have gone for good, it is not quite so evident what the current Greens stand for.

    Gordon Campbell on the causes of poverty

    Gordon Campbell May 31, 2017 0

    One of the myths of the conservative right is that poverty is primarily a state of mind, and that welfare only corrodes the mindset necessary for people to pull themselves out of poverty.

    Gordon Campbell on yesterday’s Budget

    Gordon Campbell May 26, 2017 0

    It may seem like Oliver to be so bold as to ask the Finance Minister for more gruel – but what the Dickens, Steven Joyce… is this Budget really as good as it gets?

    Gordon Campbell on the demonising of Iran

    Gordon Campbell May 22, 2017 0

    Will New Zealand still be willing to pursue its recent trade overtures to Iran, now Donald Trump has singled out Iran as the main source of terrorism and instability in the Middle East?

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