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Archive for July, 2017

Gordon Campbell on the current US moves against North Korea

Monday, July 10th, 2017

First published on Werewolf If Martians visited early last week, they’d probably be scratching their heads as to why North Korea was being treated as a potential trigger for global conflict. Even if the worst case scenario comes true and North Korea does eventually become a fully fledged nuclear state… that ...

Gordon Campbell on the Shane Jones concept

Wednesday, July 5th, 2017

First published on Werewolf Since Shane Jones has never really existed, the media felt it necessary to invent him. Meet Jonesy, the rough diamond politico with the superhero powers of communication with working class Kiwi males! As Danyl McLauchlan indicated a few years ago, the media has fallen harder for its ...

Gordon Campbell on Peter Thiel’s bad attitude problem

Monday, July 3rd, 2017

Column - Gordon Campbell S o far, we haven’t been able to find what Peter Thiel may have said about us on Trip Advisor, after those four lightning trips he made here, totalling 12 days in all – but I’m sure he liked us. Really liked us. Funny though that ...