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Most Read Items on Scoop – Week Ending July 20

Published: Fri 21 Jul 2017 04:16 PM
Polls, youth work schemes, a new species of sunfish and addressing inequality were the most read political stories on Scoop from Friday July 14 to Thursday July 20. Read more...

How Trump and Netanyahu Pushed Palestinians to A Corner

Published: Fri 21 Jul 2017 03:22 PM
Early October 2016, Misbah Abu Sbeih left his wife and five children at home and then drove to an Israeli police station in Occupied Palestinian East Jerusalem. Read more...

Has the Suicide Strategy Process been side-lined?

Published: Thu 20 Jul 2017 04:11 PM
Has the Suicide Strategy Process been side-lined? Warning: This article is about suicide and may be distressing to some readers. There has been much negative coverage of the proposed NZ Suicide Prevention Strategy since Mike King left the suicide advisory ... Read more...

Freshwater as a public good; healthy and sustainable water

Published: Thu 20 Jul 2017 10:35 AM
“How can we ensure we have healthy and sustainable water in New Zealand for the future?” Read more...

Ethics of Not Ruining Everything

Published: Wed 19 Jul 2017 03:44 PM
Today I listened to the audio book of Entangled Empathy: An Alternative Ethic for Our Relationship With Animals by Lori Gruen while reading the hardcopy of From Bacteria to Bach and Back: The Evolution of Minds by Daniel Dennett. As a result I have been ... Read more...

Opening the Election HiveMind: Freshwater Quality

Published: Wed 19 Jul 2017 02:19 PM
Welcome to Scoop’s second Opening the Election HiveMind exploration for 2017 “How can we ensure we have healthy and sustainable water in New Zealand now and in the future?” Read more...

Gordon Campbell on the Greens’ room for political pragmatism

Published: Wed 19 Jul 2017 11:42 AM
T ry and guess which party I’m talking about. They’ve led the way in promoting women to leadership positions, and in allowing their MPs to vote according to their conscience. They’ve never won much in the way of electorate seats, but one of their ... Read more...

PC sales could be worse

Published: Tue 18 Jul 2017 08:19 PM
~650,000 machines still ship every day, but that's the lowest total since 2007 Source: PC sales still slumping, but more slowly than feared • The Register Read more...

Duet Display uses iPad to extend Mac, PC

Published: Tue 18 Jul 2017 08:14 PM
Duet Display started life as an iOS app to turn an iPad into a second screen for a Mac or Windows PC. Read more...

Martin Doyle Cartoon: Metiria's flatmates

Published: Tue 18 Jul 2017 05:25 PM
Metiria Turei has thrown herself to the lions by admitting to welfare fraud [by having undeclared flatmates]. But when one examines the 'lions' with whom she 'flats' at Parliament, it becomes quite clear she is not alone in her capacity to extract large ... Read more...
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