Cowardly Vice-Chancellor should resign

BY ACT at 7 August, 2018


“Massey University Vice-Chancellor Jan Thomas should resign after cowardly barring Don Brash from speaking at the University”, says ACT Leader David Seymour.


“After veiled threats from a left-wing thug in a letter to the Vice-Chancellor, she capitulated this morning and prevented Dr Brash from speaking on ‘security’ grounds.


“A student wrote to the Vice-Chancellor: “I look forward to hearing what your thoughts are on this matter and steps you will take to

Thugs threaten violence at Brash event

BY ACT at 7 August, 2018


Left-wing thugs at Massey University are threatening to banish former Reserve Bank Governor and Opposition Leader Don Brash by threats of violence, says ACT Leader David Seymour.


“In a Facebook post, one person menacingly wrote that the Vice-Chancellor should ‘ensure the safety of those attending’ and that free speech ‘does not come free of consequences’.


The Massey University Politics Society has invited Dr Brash to speak as part of its Past, Present

Free Press -Parliamageddon

BY ACT at 6 November, 2017

They’re at it Again

Remember the Electoral Finance Act? This assault on democracy was the Clark Government’s epitaph (ACT’s John Boscawen helped it into its grave with enormous Queen St Marches for Democracy). Well, the Labour party are attacking democracy again.

In Over His Head

Education Minister Chris Hipkins is already overloaded. Not only is he the Education Minister but also the Leader of the House, a position usually held by a big gun like

Ayaan Hirsi Ali should feel welcome in New Zealand

BY David Seymour at 3 April, 2017

ACT Leader David Seymour is deeply saddened that Ayaan Hirsi Ali feels unable to come to New Zealand and Australia due to threats of violence, as reported this afternoon in Australian media.

“Nobody should have their freedom of speech shut down in the face of violence,” said Mr Seymour, who had purchased tickets to the Auckland event.

“The Prime Minister should reach out to Ayaan Hirsi Ali and assure her that whatever has been