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Rodney Hide

Prophecy fails the scientific test

Sat 17 Aug 13 34

The Prime Minister's Chief Science Adviser, Sir Peter Gluckman, has done us all a favour and provided a textbook illustration of the difference between science and non-science.

Rodney Hide

Global warming ends with a whimper

Thu 13 Jun 13 64

HIDESIGHT And, once again, the Greens are leading the way. They have been the first to shut up about it.

Don't let politics decide land use

Sun 24 Feb 13 33

HIDE SIGHT It has historically been governments that have overused and abused natural resources, not private landowners.

Stop stealing to make us roar

Sun 10 Feb 13 42

HIDESIGHT There’s nothing better: Foreigners buying up New Zealand businesses, freeing up Kiwis’ money for more productive uses, and still getting to benefit from the companies. 

A scene from the 1977 mini-series Roots

A Southern slave owner vs the modern democratic state

Thu 31 Jan 13 82

HIDESIGHT Which is more rapacious? The answer is clear cut.

Rodney Hide

Why what’s fair is no longer a fair go

Thu 6 Dec 12 36

HIDESIGHT There’s an incessant political demand for “social justice”. It’s just a catchcry to justify state-sponsored theft.

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