Green New Deal, Part VIII: New Zealand’s Zero-Covid-19 Strategy Shows how Politics Can Serve the Common Good

A life-saving approach

  1. An effective find, test, trace, isolate, and support system.
  2. A clear and transparent plan.
  3. Extending social distancing (via ‘bubbles’, screens, face masks) after other restrictions are lifted.
  4. Robust auditing of infection rates before easing restrictions.

Ending business as usual

What New Zealand should learn from itself



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Steve Rushton

Steve Rushton

Freelance journalist focused on political alternatives, universal rights and ecological survival