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Kim Dotcom: Hacking Accusation a Diversion

Monday, 18 August 2014, 9:09 am | Internet Party

Cameron Slater’s hacking accusations are simply designed to deflect attention away from his dirty political behaviour, says Kim Dotcom. “This has been designed to shift focus away from Slater’s own dirty dealings on behalf of the National ... More >>

‘Dirty Politics’ Shows Absence of Moral Compass

Thursday, 14 August 2014, 2:27 pm | Internet Party

The book Dirty Politics reveals the absence of a moral compass at the top of our democracy, says Internet Party leader Laila Harré. She says it will take time to digest all the material in the book, which shakes the foundation of decent government. More >>

Digital Drive to Deliver Truly Responsive Government

Monday, 4 August 2014, 4:00 pm | Internet Party

The digital transformation of government services, the introduction of online voting and making government more open and accountable will benefit all New Zealanders, says the Internet Party. More >>

Politicians Should Take Lead From Commonwealth Games Heroes

Wednesday, 30 July 2014, 11:28 am | Internet Party

Internet Party Calls on Politicians to Take Lead From Commonwealth Games Heroes The Internet Party is challenging other political parties not to turn back the clock to the old election campaigns where Kiwis are played off against other Kiwis. “No ... More >>

Harré: It’s Game on in Helensville

Tuesday, 29 July 2014, 6:27 pm | Internet Party

Harré: It’s Game on in Helensville Internet Party Leader Laila Harré will stand in John Key’s Helensville electorate because “the Prime Minister has some explaining to do”. Ms Harré wants to debate Mr Key at candidate meetings in his own electorate ... More >>

Coleman must quit or be sacked over Dotcom case

Friday, 25 July 2014, 10:58 am | Internet Party

Immigration New Zealand has done the right thing in distancing itself from Jonathan Coleman’s claims that ministers were not aware of FBI involvement in Kim Dotcom’s residency application, says the Internet Party. Internet Party leader Laila Harré ... More >>

‘Party Party’ Hitting the Right Notes

Thursday, 24 July 2014, 4:34 pm | Internet Party

The “sold out” sign has gone up at the Internet Party’s concert in Christchurch tonight. A capacity crowd of 1000 will be at The Foundry for the Party Party concert, part of a major national musical tour aimed at getting more young voters involved ... More >>

Political Masters Not Police Responsible for Illegal Spying

Thursday, 17 July 2014, 12:09 pm | Internet Party

The outcome of the Independent Police Conduct Authority investigation into the failure of police to investigate illegal spying on New Zealanders confirms the need to establish a fit-for-purpose inquiry into the actions of New Zealand’s intelligence agencies ... More >>

Key And Coleman Should Come Out of Hiding

Wednesday, 16 July 2014, 3:00 pm | Internet Party

The Prime Minister and Minister of Immigration are hiding on holiday and leaving public servants to face the fallout from the Kim Dotcom immigration scandal, says Internet Party leader Laila Harré. More >>

Spy Email Revelations Not About Kim Dotcom

Tuesday, 15 July 2014, 9:14 am | Internet Party

Spy Email Revelations Not About Kim Dotcom – It’s About New Zealand, Says Internet Party More >>

Internet Party to Stop High-Risk Resource Extraction

Sunday, 13 July 2014, 10:07 am | Internet Party

The Internet Party wants a moratorium on fracking, the dumping of oil wastes, deep-sea and undersea extraction and other risky energy and mining industry practices. More >>

Global Thinking Needed to Spark New Zealand’s Digital Future

Friday, 11 July 2014, 12:42 pm | Internet Party

Giving Kiwi digital innovators the tools to help them think globally from day one is how New Zealand will become world-leader in the digital economy, says the Internet Party. More >>

Internet Party Wades in to Fix Sick Waterways

Thursday, 10 July 2014, 2:35 pm | Internet Party

New Zealand’s waterways will be cleaned up and much higher standards set on water quality in a 10-year plan to be introduced by the Internet Party by 2016. More >>

Government Using Asset Sales to Plug Holes in a Leaky Budget

Sunday, 6 July 2014, 8:31 pm | Internet Party

The National Government has flip-flopped on its promise to spend money from asset sales on new schools, hospitals and broadband, instead sinking it into repairing Parliament's leaky roof, helping the United States to collect tax revenue from Kiwi ... More >>

Privacy, Digital Economy at Risk From Spy Agency Dysfunction

Wednesday, 2 July 2014, 1:46 pm | Internet Party

A damning report on the shameful state of New Zealand’s intelligence services highlights why an overhaul is needed now, says the Internet Party. More >>

Sex Pest’s Appointment to Top Government Job Demands Answers

Wednesday, 2 July 2014, 9:54 am | Internet Party

New Zealand women deserve transparency over the appointment to a top Government job of a former high-flying army officer convicted of indecent assault on a junior officer. That’s the call from Internet Party leader Laila Harré following the ... More >>

Internet Party to Lead Copyright Law Reform

Wednesday, 25 June 2014, 11:26 am | Internet Party

People wanting to watch TV blockbusters such as Game of Thrones at the same time as the rest of the world will benefit from changes to copyright law proposed today by the Internet Party. More >>

Internet Party Candidates Online to Reboot Government

Thursday, 19 June 2014, 10:18 am | Internet Party

The Internet Party’s candidates list showcases a strong and diverse group of Kiwis committed to leading positive change for New Zealand in the digital age. A list of 15 candidates, headed by Internet Party leader Laila Harré, will contest the 2014 ... More >>

PM’s United States Visit ‘Scary’, Says Internet Party

Tuesday, 17 June 2014, 5:12 pm | Internet Party

The Internet Party is sounding alarm bells over John Key’s week-long trip to the United States because the Prime Minister does not have safe hands when it comes to protecting New Zealand’s sovereignty. More >>

‘Party Party’ to Pump up Political Pressure

Tuesday, 17 June 2014, 3:10 pm | Internet Party

A big push to get young voters involved in the political process will see the Internet Party take a group of leading Kiwi musicians on the road for a series of concerts. More >>