Martyn Bradbury has been talking up riots for this week. Chris Trotter has attempted to mitigate the actions of Bradbury, but the fact he is mentioning the potential of violence suggests that some on the left are planning for it.
Such is Bradbury’s ill-informed ranting that businesses are now being advised to stay closed on February 4.
Auckland Council workers are being told avoid the city centre if they can during demonstrations against the TPP.
Several protests and hikoi are expected to march up Queen Street and end at SkyCity, where the agreement is expected to be signed.
Auckland Council has advised staff that if they can work somewhere other than at their headquarters near SkyCity, then they should. Read more »