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Court Helps Media Stack Deck Against Democracy

Thursday, 1 October 2020, 12:58 pm | Advance New Zealand

The Co-Leaders of Advance NZ, Jami-Lee Ross and Billy Te Kahika, say the decision by the High Court today is another example of the media stacking the deck against democracy. “Today’s High Court decision is disappointing for us as a political ... More >>

Jami-Lee Ross Steers Advance NZ Campaign As List-only Candidate

Tuesday, 15 September 2020, 7:41 am | Advance New Zealand

Jami-Lee Ross has announced he will only be contesting the 2020 Election as a list candidate for the Advance NZ Party, following a decade as the MP for Botany. “It is an emotional decision to step back from where it all began as a local representative, ... More >>

Billy Te Kahika Takes Democracy Fight To The Heart Of Government

Sunday, 26 July 2020, 1:15 pm | Advance New Zealand

The Co-Leader of the newly merged Advance NZ Party, Billy Te Kahika, will take his fight for democracy to the heart of government by going head to head with Kelvin Davis. “Our rights and freedoms are being eroded by this Government’s policies, ... More >>

Advance NZ Launches Alliance Of Parties For Election 2020 With New Zealand Public Party

Sunday, 26 July 2020, 1:08 pm | Advance New Zealand

Advance NZ, the political party formed by Botany MP Jami-Lee Ross, has today merged with the NZ Public Party to form an alliance of parties. The newly merged Advance NZ will form the basis for a range of small parties outside of Parliament to come ... More >>

A new design for our economic future

Wednesday, 2 September 2009, 9:42 am | Advance New Zealand

It is now acknowledged by most experts that the driver of the global economic crisis was the ever expanding use of debt as money. Unfortunately, virtually all money in the world today is based on a mechanism of debt creation. Until that mechanism is ... More >>

A non political design for our economic future

Thursday, 5 February 2009, 9:35 am | Advance New Zealand

Australians woke up this morning to the news that their ‘socialist’ government has bailed out their economy by putting every man, woman and child in the 'lucky' country into debt to the tune of Aus$9600. Being that lucky they should all go and ... More >>

Advance New Zealand calls for end to debt wildfire

Friday, 17 October 2008, 9:18 am | Advance New Zealand

Labour’s 08 election promise to ‘borrow and spend New Zealand out of a depression’ can only result in growing the debt base of the NZ economy. More >>

Debt Mechanism At Heart Of Global Economic Crisis

Tuesday, 30 September 2008, 11:08 am | Advance New Zealand

The current crisis in the world economy stems directly from the 17th century mechanism still being used in this century to create purchasing power (money) in all its various forms mainly as interest bearing debt. More >>

Perception Versus Truth In Politics And Money

Tuesday, 16 September 2008, 9:54 am | Advance New Zealand

Paul Henry came up with a gem on TV One this morning when talking about politicians and the truth - he said that it is more about trust and "trust is more about perception than truth". More >>

Advance New Zealand bags Nationals brave new world

Monday, 25 August 2008, 10:31 am | Advance New Zealand

The ‘new’ concept announced by National’s Maurice Williamson to fund Auckland’s roads by way of a privatisation process, funded by tolls on the user (taxpayer) is a step back into the past. More >>

Deficit in English/Key thinking on infrastructure

Monday, 4 August 2008, 11:33 am | Advance New Zealand

Bill English has claimed NZ debt levels are amongst the lowest in the OECD, which flies in the face of the reality that each kiwi was in hock to the tune of around 36k at the end of March this year. More >>

Call for new recipe for economic pie

Thursday, 31 July 2008, 5:03 pm | Advance New Zealand

An NZ Herald article today by Brian Fallow ‘Bollard defends monetary policy’ should be renamed ‘Bollard defends repeated failure’. Bollard is stuck with the same mechanism to ‘control’ inflation as was his predecessor Don Brash e.g. manipulating ... More >>

Helen Clark Questioned on ‘Reality Economics’

Monday, 17 September 2007, 4:25 pm | Advance New Zealand

Our political leaders have an increasingly strange concept of economics when they support an emissions trading scheme benefiting speculative investors at the expense of wage and salary earners. More >>

Who’s Telling Porkies?

Sunday, 19 August 2007, 11:38 am | Advance New Zealand

How come all the financial commentators and politicians in NZ are parroting their US counterparts in singing the praises of the strength and resilience of ‘the economic fundamentals’ – or are they simply pissing into a rapidly increasing wind? More >>

National Intends Going Back To A Debt Future

Monday, 6 August 2007, 11:18 am | Advance New Zealand

The 2007 National Party conference has given New Zealand voters notice of their intention to take the country back into a period of history we are still not fully recovered from. More >>

Killing the Future

Wednesday, 1 August 2007, 10:25 am | Advance New Zealand

The child abuse problem is not peculiar to NZ - indeed it is a global tragedy of immense proportions with over 10 million kids per year (UNICEF figures) dying of preventable causes and until the essential driver of the problem is tackled it will ... More >>

Back to the future with our Reverse Bank

Tuesday, 12 June 2007, 12:45 am | Advance New Zealand

Nearly a quarter of a century ago a Labour government took a number of measures that dramatically realigned our economy. Included were the removal of consumer and agricultural subsidies, deregulation of the financial market, imposition of GST at 10 per cent, ... More >>

Advance NZ questions Reserve Bank rate move

Thursday, 7 June 2007, 11:07 am | Advance New Zealand

The latest rise in the OCR will drive more NZers to the edge of the economic cliff and it should be no surprise if the tragic circumstances around the recent power disconnection in Auckland are repeated. More >>

Inflation: History Repeats and Repeats and...

Thursday, 8 March 2007, 10:25 am | Advance New Zealand

On the front page of today’s business section of the NZ Herald (8/3/07) is a photo of a man who states he has no answer to the problem of inflation – apart from allowing the reserve bank governor freedom to grab the economy by the throat and choke a bit ... More >>

Prebble steals name for his book says Advance NZ

Thursday, 28 September 2006, 12:01 am | Advance New Zealand

The new book from Richard Prebble is notable for two things - firstly that the title is not original. 'Out of the Red' was the title of a 1978 book by Gordon Dryden, which was scathing about the sort of right wing economic mythology promoted by the ... More >>