The Robin Hood Tax

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Future News

The Robin Hood Tax campaign takes a cheeky look at what the world might be like in 2024, with a tax which tackles extreme poverty, climate change and cuts to public services.
The Origins of Social Credit
Development of modern banking has resulted in nations losing the power to issue most of their own money. The financial system, worldwide, is based on debt.
 
Media Releases
If America declared war on Russia, North Korea, or Iran and called on New Zealand to assist, Acting Prime Minister Winston Peters’ government would immediately find the money necessary to provide the resources our armed forces required.
Published: 12 July 2018



The demise of the Opportunities Party is another example of a rich entrepreneur having “a go” at politics without any real commitment to a philosophy or core policy.
Published: 10 July 2018



The combination of petrol tax increases and a higher families package is a needless roundabout that will be self cancelling for some households and unnecessarily expensive for many others.
Published: 02 July 2018



Finance Minister Grant Robertson’s claim that any new pay offer to nurses “would have to be made using funds already allocated, as there's no more” is nonsense, according to new Social Credit Party Leader, Chris Leitch.
Published: 25 June 2018



At the party conference in Christchurch this weekend, delegates elected well known Whangarei political activist Chris Leitch the new Leader.
Published: 18 June 2018



Democrats for Social Credit Party Leader, Stephnie de Ruyter, today labelled Labour candidate Shanan Halbert’s stance on ‘fairness’ in the by-election the ultimate in hypocrisy.
Published: 01 June 2018



Articles
With the US of A being presided over by an impulsive, ignorant and stupid oaf, it’s not surprising that the rest of the world worries about the chances of nuclear war. The tweeted insults to his Little Rocket Man counterpart in North Korea, himself a tyrant with even fewer restraints on his behavio...
Published: 09 June 2018



Even setting aside the specific provisions of a TPPA, however, there is no doubt that – for a small economy - getting into bed with powerful foreign corporations is fraught with danger, and almost inevitably raises the possibility of a loss of our power to decide important matters for ourselves. ...
Published: 08 June 2018



Northcote Democrats for Social Credit Party members were astounded that organisers of the Beach Haven Birkdale Residents’ Association meeting last week initially opted to hear only from candidates of the four parties with existing representation in Parliament.  
Published: 02 June 2018



The cost of home ownership remains astronomically high. The amount of debt being taken on by first home buyers is mind-boggling. One international analyst  warns   that the mortgage debt levels in New Zealand are not sustainable.
Published: 29 April 2018



If mainstream economists had thought and behaved differently after 1980, then arguably the world would not be in its current state of disarray, and much of the social and environmental dislocation that we have witnessed over that time-span would not have occurred.
Published: 03 April 2018



Although the corporate PR machine floods the media with claims that the global economy is ending poverty and bringing unprecedented prosperity to everyone, the daily experience for most people is an increasingly desperate struggle to make ends meet.  We have thoroughly tested the neo-liberal theor...
Published: 20 March 2018



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