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The Herald – Your Views on the Budget

The Herald – Your views on the petrol tax

Amongst them was this pearler;

[quote]Peter (St Heliers)
Cullen and the rest of the greedy little hoodwinkers in government figured out that somehow sheep DNA entered the human inhabitants of New Zealand about 10 years ago. The thieving little gnome has struck again. Petrol is already taxed heavily, but somehow we get hoodwinked into accepting that it should go into other non-transport related government expenditure. What do we do about this extra local fuel tax he has legislated for in the latest budget? Nothing. Like all good sheep we will just be compliant and keep our mouths shut while we all get shorn. What can we do about it? Plenty. At 2.30pm on a Tuesday afternoon sometime very soon, a small group of 5 vehicles could easily form up across the Southern Motorway and not allow any traffic past them on the journey from the Harbour Bridge to Manukau at a speed of say 20kph. At the same time, a similar protest could start at say Manukau, and make its way at 20kph on the Northern Motorway to the Harbour Bridge. You know what, without breaking any laws it could bring a great deal of attention to what we are allowing to have done to us as citizens of this great city. Aucklanders – you are not like the rest of the sheep people in this country. Send a strong message to Wellington that we have not been affected by this terrible virus![/quote]

 


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As much at home writing editorials as being the subject of them, Cam has won awards, including the Canon Media Award for his work on the Len Brown/Bevan Chuang story. When he’s not creating the news, he tends to be in it, with protagonists using the courts, media and social media to deliver financial as well as death threats.

They say that news is something that someone, somewhere, wants kept quiet. Cam Slater doesn’t do quiet and, as a result, he is a polarising, controversial but highly effective journalist who takes no prisoners.

He is fearless in his pursuit of a story.

Love him or loathe him, you can’t ignore him.

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