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Dr Te Whetu O Rongo

Of law and justice

Justice that love gives is a surrender; justice that law gives is a punishment.– Mohandas K Gandhi, lawyer, and Indian...

Of people and sheeple

Obedience is an act of faith; disobedience is the result of unbelief.– AEdwin Louis Cole, American author

Government of laws

Nothing is more destructive of respect for the government and the law of the land than passing laws which cannot...

Lying, lies and liars

You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time,...

Fig leaf culture

Shame is a soul eating emotion.– Carl Gustav Yung, Swiss psychiatrist While primitive societies thrived and flourished...

Beyond a reasonable doubt

The collection of taxes which are not beyond reasonable doubt absolutely required, which do not contribute to the public welfare,...

Sitizens, standizens and shepherds

Difficult times create three kinds of people: those who help you; those who leave you; and those who put you...

Policing the police

The way you make communities safer and police safer is through community policing. – Tim Kaine, US Senator

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