There’s been plenty of summer hatin’ from the left who have raged about bushfires and national pride online and out in the streets. On the first Trans Tasman Talk for 2020 Tim and Dieuwe catch up on this summer of rage including Dieuwe being targeted by the powers that be himself.
Both Tasman nations released their mid-year fiscal outlooks, Australia is still gunning for a surplus, while New Zealand is accepting a deficit. With natural disasters still impacting both nations right before Christmas Tim and Dieuwe reflect upon these end of year developments on this week’s episode Trans Tasman Talk.
The city of Sydney is in a bushfire induced smoke haze, one of New Zealand’s active volcano has erupted to cause tragedy. Natural disasters are not political nor man-made climate-induced, but despite this and being the lead up to Christmas political issues are still in the public sphere Tim and Dieuwe break down the news and politics on this week’s Trans Tasman Talk.