NZ POLITICS DAILY: October 3

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Local government
Matthew Martin (Rotorua Daily Post): First-time and long-time voter share their views
David Farrar (Kiwiblog): Capital and Coast DHB candidates
 
Hobson’s Pledge
Kiri Gillespie (Bay of Plenty Times): Bay Maori label Don Brash group 'racist'
Peter Cresswell (Not PC): Hobson’s Pledge: Racism?
 
Racism
Oscar Kightley (Stuff): 'Uncomfortable secrets from our past'
Heather du Plessis-Allan (Herald): We can't start rewriting history
Lizzie Marvelly (Herald): We have important questions to ask
Kerre McIvor (Herald): Casual racism has many form
 
Colin Craig defamation trial
Amelia Wade (Herald): Defamation: An explanation
Brooke Bath, Kelly Dennett (Stuff): Colin Craig ruled to have defamed Jordan Williams
 
Education
Herald on Sunday editorial: Law must not make teachers' task harder
Nigel Latta (SST): Time to end education snobbery
 
Sri Lankan PM visit
 
Health
 
Environment
Geoff Simmons (Morgan Foundation): Three Ways the RMA Fails to Protect the Environment
David Farrar (Kiwiblog): WWF on Kermadecs
 
Fish dumping
 
Housing
Fran O'Sullivan (Herald): House prices not such a 'great problem'
 
Justice
Heather du Plessis-Allan (RadioLive): Time to be able to fire judges?
Andrew Geddis (Pundit): Quick - to the validating machine!
Barry Soper (Herald): Business as usual for burglars
 
Governor General
Malcolm Hopwood (Manawatu Standard): Doco vindicates our governor-general
 
Trade
The Nation (Newshub): What next for the TPP?
Brian Easton (Pundit): Rethinking Trade Policy.
 
NZ at the UN
David Farrar (Kiwiblog): Georgieva enters the race
 
Other
No Right Turn: More cronyism

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