All posts tagged politics

Beyond Today

My dear friend Claire Browning has recently turned her immense intellect and energy toward writing a book about the Green Party — where it has been and where it is heading.
Continue reading →

Mt Albert in colour

I ran in the Mount Albert by-election that time. Unfortunately I didn’t have a great camera back then so photographic evidence is sketchy. This was taken outside the Electoral Office in Mt Albert.
Continue reading →

Wood Applauds Kane’s Bravery

Monday, 8 June 2009, 2:04 pm
Press Release: Jackson Wood
Wood Applauds Kane’s Bravery

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Mount Albert Aspirant Jackson James Wood today applauded fellow candidate Rusty Kane for his press release, visible on Scoop.
Continue reading →

Jackson Wood Offers Government Support

Wednesday, 3 June 2009, 12:29 pm
Press Release: Jackson Wood
Press Release – Jackson Wood Offers Government Support

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Mt. Albert aspirant Jackson James Wood today called on John Key to recognise his popularity amongst the electorate and promise him the role of Minister of Internal Affairs upon his entry to Parliament.
Continue reading →

Jackson James Wood’s Friendship Overtures Rebuffed

Wednesday, 27 May 2009, 3:47 pm
Press Release: Jackson Wood
Jackson James Wood’s Friendship Overtures Rebuffed

For Immediate Release

Mount Albert aspirant and long time lamington lover Jackson Wood yesterday spread the lamington love around his fellow candidates.
Continue reading →

Dakar 2012

On Wednesday I am headed off to the Global Greens Conference in Dakar, Senegal.

While there, I am representing the Green Party of Aotearoa New Zealand, the youth wing of the Greens — the Young Greens — and you, if you’re a green-minded New Zealander. Green Party Co-leader Metiria Turei and Green MP Kennedy Graham will also be representing New Zealand at the conference.
Continue reading →

Wood now a “real” candidate

Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 5:26 pm
Press Release: Jackson Wood
Wood now a “real” candidate

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Jackson James Wood, long time Hurricanes fan and part-time model, is now officially an official candidate in the offical by-election for the Mt Albert electorate. He had considered running in the un-official by-election but considered this would be a blow to not only his credibility but also his chances of actually winning.
Continue reading →

Jackson James Wood Floats New Solution To Waterview Connection

Tuesday, 12 May 2009, 2:21 pm
Press Release: Jackson Wood
Jackson James Wood Floats New Solution To Waterview Connection

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Mount Albert candidate and unlicensed driver Jackson James Wood today applauded the decision of Transport Minister Steven Joyce not to fund a tunnel through the Mount Albert electorate, while simultaneously expressing concern that the most logical solution is being ignored.
Continue reading →

Jackson James Wood Challenges Other Candidates

Tuesday, 5 May 2009, 2:39 pm
Press Release: Jackson Wood
Jackson James Wood Challenges Other Candidates

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Mt. Albert’s favourite second cousin and arguably front running candidate Jackson James Wood today challenged the other aspirants to a duel at dawn atop the mighty heights of Mount Albert itself.
Continue reading →

Sith laugh evilly at Libertarianz

Thursday, 10 February 2011, 1:44 pm
Press Release: Sith Conclave
Sith laugh evilly at Libertarianz

Press release in response to this release from the Jedi High Council.

The Libertarianz party of New Zealand is destined to be one of mediocrity and will never truly know the power of the Dark Side, the New Zealand Sith Conclave said today.
Continue reading →