Leroy Beckett

Politics
Feb 18, 2019

The internet is the new public square. And it's flowing with raw sewage

The NZ government must take a much bolder stance on the tech giants who dominate our lives online

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Politics
Oct 18, 2018

The Jami-Lee Ross imbroglio lays bare the rot of NZ party donation rules

The heinous scrap in the National Party shines a light on electoral finance laws that are not fit for purpose

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Politics
Oct 5, 2018

The Facebook ads being quietly test-driven by NZ politicians

The embattled social network now offers tools that let you see all the ads being served up by any given user of the platform

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Politics
Jul 21, 2016

All the reasons Auckland’s councillors are morons if they don’t vote for SkyPath

SkyPath makes sense, but that hasn't stopped a whole lot of angry old people complaining about it. Leroy Beckett of Generation Zero explains all the reasons our councillors should ignore the whinging and fund the project today.

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