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Gordon Campbell: Zimbabwe, on the morning after…

Published: Thu 23 Nov 2017 11:59 AM
At 75, Mnangagwa is not exactly what you’d call a new broom. As many observers have pointed out, his track record has been one of unswerving dedication to Mugabe ever since the days of anti-colonial insurgency... Read more...

Soaring water consumption prompts warning, water patrols

Published: Wed 22 Nov 2017 04:47 PM
Wellington Water is calling on the residents of Wellington, Porirua and the Hutt Valley to cut back on their water use this weekend, and make sure they observe garden watering restrictions. A prolonged dry spell, with more to come according to forecasters, ... Read more...

Binoy Kampmark: Zimbabwe, Colonialism and Violence

Published: Wed 22 Nov 2017 02:14 PM
The strongman lost some muscle this week. Robert Mugabe, a leader of the liberation movement that transformed colonially pressed Rhodesia into post-colonial Zimbabwe, had issued a letter of resignation. There had been no orgy of blood, no ordering ... Read more...

70 Years of Broken Promises: The Partition Plan

Published: Wed 22 Nov 2017 02:09 PM
70 Years of Broken Promises: The Untold Story of the Partition Plan By Ramzy Baroud Read more...

ScoopPro: Helping The Education Sector Get More Out Of Scoop

Published: Wed 22 Nov 2017 12:50 PM
Scoop is an important research tool and a current awareness news service for those in the education sector. Scoop Analytics shows that around 10,000 unique users from the .ac.nz domain (NZ tertiary institutions domain) alone access Scoop every month ... Read more...

Zimbabwe: new democracy, or a false dawn?

Published: Wed 22 Nov 2017 11:30 AM
R obert Mugabe = Hosni Mubarak. The current jubilation on the streets of Harare at the fall of Zimbabwe’s dictator Robert Mugabe is genuine, and one hates to be negative about the country’s future. Yet the situation is eerily similar to the ... Read more...

Gordon Campbell on the new Pike River agency

Published: Tue 21 Nov 2017 11:26 AM
Much of the sympathy the public still feels for the families of the Pike River miners has been sustained by the sense that the previous government – let alone the mining company and the processes of receivership and litigation - has never dealt honestly, ... Read more...

PM's Press Conference 20/11/17: Pike Re-Entry Agency

Published: Mon 20 Nov 2017 05:18 PM
At today's post-cabinet press conference Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern was joined by Minister Responsible for Pike River Re-entry Andrew Little to announce plans for the new agency for re-entry of the mine . Read more...

The Veiled Threat: Aust’s Campaign Against NZ Refugee Policy

Published: Sun 19 Nov 2017 04:25 PM
Another twist in the farce over the stained treatment of refugees on Papua New Guinea’s Manus Island has surfaced. New Zealand has been insisting for some time that it is more than willing to welcome some 150 to its shores. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, ... Read more...

Earthworm Gathering Part Four – A Magical Connection

Published: Fri 17 Nov 2017 10:51 AM
In part four of his Earthworm Gathering story, Alastair describes day three: a day devoted to sharing stories of transformation, practicing verification, and of magical happenings. Read more...
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