New Zealand has been going to the polls today. I’m less than an expert on NZ politics, so here are a few links for you.
LudditeJourno takes a look at the different parties’ approach to gender in How much does gender matter this election?
Elsewoman is thinking about child poverty in Something to think about for election day tomorrow.
Deborah Russell is also thinking about inequality at the Dominion Post, in Property divide creating second-class citizens.
Antony Green has photos of polling places in New Zealand, showing the complete lack of election advertising material (which is banned). It’s refreshingly peaceful – and must be a step towards environmental friendliness as well, I should think? The rest of Atony Green’s blog has the usual intelligent, accessible election information for you.
And Lauren at TeenSkepchick reflects on voting for the first time.
Add your own links, thoughts, and updates here.