There’s spin – highlighting facts that support your side and pushing just a little further.
Then there’s spin that pushes just a little too far.
Ok, a lot too far.
Why the Right is worried 3: Policy
Policy – In contrast to National’s policy vacuum on the economy, Labour has been focusing its policy work on a major change in direction. It’s obvious that the hands-off approach introduced in the 1980s has failed, leading to mal-investment in housing with an economy stripped of its manufacturing capability and geared for import-dependent consumerism.
I don’t know if they’re just out of touch, or whether they seriously think if they write stuff like this someone somewhere might believe it.
Either way it’s 100% funny, and just a little sad.
But just one question: is that this week’s policy or last?