We commend social issues commentator Lindsay Mitchell, who tirelessly digs up data that put a different perspective on matters reported by mainstream media or brings government policy and its implementation into question.
Two splendid examples have been posted on her blog in the past few days.
One post (using graphs to underscore the argument) contends the progress of Māori social and economic indicators that has occurred under the process of colonisation stands in stark contrast to the constant barrage of contrary claims
The second post challenges the Ardern Government’s claims to be the most open and transparent government ever. Continue reading “See how Maori have fared under colonisation (not too badly) and how Ardern has fared in averting criticism”