Tag Archives: Climate Change

Climate rallies just the beginning – HB Today Talking Point

“Simply holding rallies and singing kymbaya is not enough. We need to start exerting political pressure on our elected representatives. It’s how democracy works.” Continue reading

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Hawke’s Bay Regional Council – Verbal Submission on 2015 LTP

To do nothing is to surrender. I don’t think the citizens of Hawke’s Bay want you to surrender to climate change. I think the citizens of Hawke’s Bay want you to fight. Continue reading

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Napier City Council – Verbal Submission on 2015 LTP

In WWI and WWII there were hundreds of divisions fighting on behalf of the allies. New Zealand contributed 1 in both wars. 1 out of hundreds. Was our contribution worthless because it was so small? I think not. Both times our division excelled and are still spoken of as being one of the best, not only by our allies, but by our enemies. If we were prepared to make a minor contribution to the numbers in war, why do we find it so difficult to do so in peace? To do nothing is to surrender. I don’t think the citizens of Napier want you to surrender. I think the citizens of Napier want you to fight. Continue reading

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