Peter Dunne

The Hon Peter Dunne is a political scientist, historian and liberal. He was an MP for 33 years and a minister for 14

Politics
Nov 9, 2018

Is Iain Lees-Galloway about to become the third Ardern minister to get the boot?

Former long-serving MP Peter Dunne explains what will determine the immigration minister's fate.

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Politics
Sep 26, 2018

I am stunned by National’s somersault in backing Trump’s 'war on drugs'

As a minister in a National-led government I was proud to speak at the UN against an overly punitive approach on drugs, writes Peter Dunne.

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Politics
Jul 6, 2018

Opposition can be soul-destroying. But that's no excuse for such stupidity

The opposition has failed to learn the lessons of a predecessor which tied itself up in credibility knots, writes Peter Dunne

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Politics
Jan 30, 2017

NZ’s response should be loud and clear: what is happening in Trump’s America is an outrage

We need not just to boldly condemn the current US approach, but to act, by doubling in our refugee quota, argues Hon Peter Dunne.

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Politics
Nov 21, 2015

Politics: Cyberguvnors – Peter Dunne Goes Digital in Tallinn

A dispatch from Estonia, where the five leading countries in terms of online government are deep in digital conversation.

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