This has to be headline of the year.
So what is Laila Harre trying to say…that all that was needed was a hand-job for Kim Dotcom?
Internet Pary leader Laila Harre believes the right’s vilification of Kim Dotcom, and the left’s failure to counter it, cost David Cunliffe the election.
She also said the party should have recognised the effectiveness of the right’s portrayal of Mr Dotcom as electoral poison, and pulled him from the campaign’s frontline.
Last night’s election result delivered to Internet-Mana a lowly 1.26 per cent of the party vote – but it has failed to gain a foothold in Parliament because Mana leader Hone Harawira lost his grip on Te Tai Tokerau.
The result puts the future of the internet Party – and its alliance with Mana – in doubt. Â Read more »