It’s official – I’m 7 19ths conservative

Auckland businessman and former Mayoral candidate Colin Craig has launched a new party, the Conservative Party of New Zealand. It’s proto-website has a questionnaire to assist voters in deciding if the Conservative Party is for them.

I took the test.  Given that I score Economic Left/Right: -9.12 – Social Libertarian/Authoritarian: -7.54 on the political compass, the result of the Conservative Party’s test surprised me.  I am 7/19ths conservative.  These are the questions that I answered in a supposedly conservative manner: Continue reading