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We Need a Voice

Written by Anthony Rimell

 

i have a voice

One of my favourite movies is 'The King's Speech"

Yes, it does show the monarchy as a good institution in Great britan's fight against the ecvils of fascism in World War 2. I know for some that's highly debatable.

However as a movie it's far more than that. It's about a man, and a close friend who helps him discover a vital truth.

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More Ambulances, or a Better Fence

Written by Anthony Rimell

March Housing Madness: More Ambulances, or a Better Fence?

tretraplegic

Tetraplegic Tracey Penney and family spent two months living in a van over Christmas before being offered an Auckland HNZ house (and only 1 week after the situation was publicized in stuff.co.nz). When the family was appropriately rehoused Tracey was able to re-engage with health treatments, as she had stopped home visits when the family had become homeless. 

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Chris Trotter Goes to Wellington...

Written by Anthony Rimell

Chris Trotter is well known as a blogger from the left of the political sphere. I read his blog regularly.

(I do read blogs from the 'right' as well: I always to understand what's going on in the collective minds of our community).

This morning's blog from Chris is so important, I'm keen for everyone to read it. Follow the link below, and discover what 'neo-liberalism' is, and why it's important that we all understand it.

https://bowalleyroad.blogspot.co.nz/2017/04/the-ideology-that-dares-not-speak-its.html

Agree? Disagree? Feel free to respond on my facebook page.