New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Returns Girl's 'Dragon Research' Bribe
Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 7:31 PM
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has rejected a "bribe" from an 11-year-old girl who wrote asking the government to conduct dragon research, her office confirmed on Tuesday. The girl, identified as Victoria, wanted to be given telekinetic powers so she could become a dragon trainer, the BBC reported. She included NZ$5 ($3.20) with her letter, apparently as a bribe.
New Zealand PM Says Facebook Needs To Do More, Curbs Not Enough
Friday, March 29, 2019, 7:15 AM
New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern welcomed Facebook's move to curb support for white nationalism on its platforms but said more needed to be done in the wake of Christchurch mosque attacks. The social media giant has unveiled tougher guidelines on hate speech for Facebook and Instagram, ruling that white nationalism and white separatism are both linked to organised hate groups and will be banned.