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Project 90%? Let’s Discuss

New Conservative says it is time we had an open discussion in relation to the “one size fits all” prevention and treatment mandated by this government for Covid 19. A year ago we were told many times that the “Vaccine is not the silver bullet.” Now we are told that if we don’t reach 90%

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Opposition Complicit in Labour’s Abuse

“When it comes to Covid, Act is Labour’s main cheerleader,” says New Conservative Co-Leader Ted Johnston. Labour last week stated that, a vaccination certificate will be imposed by November this year, and a vaccination passport will soon be implemented. Education and Health Sector workers will be required to be vaccinated by Jan 1 or face deployment. 

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New Conservative Leadership Announcement

New Conservative is pleased to announce the appointment of interim Co-Leaders, Helen Houghton and Ted Johnston. For the year to date we have been led by the Board. It has been encouraging to see we have maintained our results in the polls, and people are joining the party on a very regular basis, following our

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Labour Creating Second Class Citizens

New Conservative states that the NZ Labour government’s plans to require vaccinations for employment and access to public and private facilities and amenities is an injust and unnecessary attack on our freedoms. It robs us of our freedom of choice. We have a right to decide whether or not to accept invasive treatment of our

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High Court Rules Against Doctors’ Consciences

New Conservative is concerned that the High Court has upheld the requirement of doctors to cooperate in the killing of unborn children against their will. This relates to the recent decision by Justice Rebecca Ellis in the case of the New Zealand Health Professionals Alliance versus the Attorney General. The Alliance contended that sections 14

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Lockdowns Must Stop

New Conservative states the Labour government’s Covid-19 response strategy of ongoing lockdowns must stop.   New Zealanders are tired of these continued restrictions on movement and freedom.  Businesses are suffering with people digging into their retirement and other savings just to stay afloat.  Those south of Auckland and more so South Islanders are even more in

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Lemming-like Approach Won’t Solve Mental Health Staffing Issues

“A recent Government-commissioned report to assess the progress made on their 2019 $1.9 billion mental health initiative is being hampered by lemming-like beliefs and assumptions that risk tipping the entire $1.9 billion over an ideological cliff,” says Stephen Taylor, a private Social Services Outcomes Reviewer and Mental Health Spokesman for New Conservative . “Since 1994,

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NZDF Decision Defenseless

New Conservative supports the rights of our Defence force personnel.  Recently, the NZDF (New Zealand Defence Force) mandated that all personnel take the COVID-19 vaccine as a part of the baseline medical requirements for deployment in NZ and overseas. This decision has a far-reaching impact on service men and women who may have legitimate and

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New Conservative Rejects Anti-Democratic Name Changes

New Conservative says there is no demand from the New Zealand public for a renaming of our country and place names. Recent polling from Hobson’s Pledge shows that 64% of New Zealanders oppose such a change. New Conservative Chairman, Kevin Stitt, says that separatist and socialist politicians, supported by the mass media, are seemingly determined

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Belated Action on Terrorism Laws

New Conservative believes that Labour has delayed on very important terrorism safety legislation, because of its constant focus on laws grounded in their ideology.  The terrorism laws have needed urgent action since at least March 2019, and only this recent stabbing incident has made the government speed up its action. It highlighted the weak, inadequate

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Incompetent Handling of Terrorists Endangers Lives

“Labour’s weak and incompetent handling of terrorist suspects is as bad as its dealing with Housing, Mental Health, Homelessness and Child Poverty problems,” says New Conservative Justice Spokesman, Ted Johnston. Terrorists won’t care if they are told to “be kind.” This latest shooting in Auckland by a radical Isis extremist is a wakeup call.  It

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Why Not Trust the Team of Five Million?

New Conservative recognises the need for caution and the focus on containing this virus in the fastest and best possible way, but we are concerned that the people of New Zealand are not being trusted by this government to join them in treating this seriously. Yes, there is a very small proportion of people who

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The Fall of Afghanistan

New Conservative agrees that what the world has witnessed in Afghanistan is a tragedy. Twenty years of Western investment – time, money and most significantly life – has been undone in just three weeks.  The ability of the Taliban to regain control of the whole country so quickly appears to have caught much of the

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Heterophobic Bill A Further Deconstruction of Family

New Conservative is deeply troubled and concerned over the tabling of the Conversion Practices Prohibition Legislation Bill in parliament by the Minister of Justice, Kris Faafoi. Not only is this Bill a further intrusion into the whole area of freedom of speech, it is also, and more worryingly, a further intrusion into the freedom and the

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Building Industry in Crisis

Materials shortages, labour shortages, supply delays and increased costs are now all part of the everyday experience of those in the building industry. From talking to people across the industry, I have heard of issues like: Merchant shelves are almost empty of timber framing, plywood and engineered timber beams.  Concrete can take weeks to arrive. 

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Freedom for All

New Conservative stands for Human Rights, freedom for all, our freedom, and freedom as stated in the NZ Bill of Rights Act. Our Prime Minister, Jacinda Ardern, is working hard to silence the words we speak through so-called ‘hate speech’ laws so we do not cause any emotional harm to others, yet she ignores the

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NZ Freedom of Speech in Peril

“I hate you, you’re the worst parents.”“Conservatives are bigoted and living in the 18th century.”“A woman’s place is in the home.”“The Holocaust never actually happened.”“There are only two genders (male and female), all others are a fabrication.”“The Bible says all sinners including homosexuals will go to hell.” Are any of these statements hate speech?  Will

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Time to Review Lockdowns

Let’s think again about lockdowns and their widespread impact. After one couple caused 500,000 people in the wider Wellington region to be in level 2 lockdown for a week, it is time to ask “are lockdowns the best response to Covid?” The initial concept of flattening the curve to avoid overloading our hospitals 15 months

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Safe Schools Please!

The celebration of PRIDE week in child centred environments has led to the victimisation and humiliation of at least one Christchurch teen last week. We ask how many other children out there are feeling uneasy because some schools forced them to participate in ‘non educational’ celebrations.  The child made a conscious decision not to wear

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The Elephant in the Classroom – NZ’s Broken Education System

We are failing a generation of children in academics when schools are expected to address every social issue of the day. Many educators are fed up with the constant push to deliver more content that addresses sexuality over the critical sliding ranking of our students in maths, reading and science. While NZ students have the

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