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Archive for August, 2013

Gordon Campbell on the Fonterra milk powder scandal, and the ongoing Dunne email saga

Monday, August 5th, 2013

The Fonterra tainted milk powder scandal is at risk of becoming the export equivalent of foot and mouth disease, and needs expert management now to staunch the damage. In that respect it is probably just as well that political operators such as Steven Joyce and Tim Groser are now handling ...

Gordon Campbell on the Vance phone scandal

Thursday, August 1st, 2013

Pity the poor Prime Minister. The phone records of Fairfax reporter Andrea Vance? Don’t look at him. Once again, John Key has been let down by his minions, or by the people who were misled or intimidated into compliance by his staff’s overtures, either through fear or ignorance. Not Key’s ...