New Zealand Politics

Australian politics has been even more entertaining than New Zealand’s. But aside from the ambitions of the comedians is there something else going on?

One New Zealand MP explained the Australian political turmoil in terms of New Zealand having MMP which, he said, gave us greater political stability. In fact, since the introduction of MMP in 1996, Australia has had six prime ministers and so have we.

 Political Notes from 2012: o'seas & domestic political rants of a purely existential nature - no strings attached version

The dragon is a sign of power, virility, of the yang. I suppose the signs of it have been everywhere but it’s taken me all year to catch up to their rhythm.