I honestly think the Government subscribes to the maxim you can fool all of the people some of the time, and it just hopes that peopel will not wise up until after the next election.
The Dominion Post reports that the much heralded review of race based initiatives will exclude most of the controversial ones.
And to make it even better the staff in charge of the programmes, will have to interview themselves as to whether they are a good idea or not.
Talk about a pre-ordained outcome. They may find a token sacrifice or so, but it is clearly a PR stunt, not a proper review.
In the Herald I note Joris De Bres has been threatening the Government with the UN, if they do actually cancel funding for hop hop tours and the like.