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The Antidote To House Hunting Woes

Published: Thu 14 Jan 2021 02:18 PM
As a 20 or 30 something, you would be forgiven for feeling like you’re stuck between a rock and a hard place; rent takes a significant portion of income every week, making it impossible to save for a deposit for your own place that gets larger and larger ... Read more...

Tiwai Point aluminium smelter to keep operating until end of 2024

Published: Thu 14 Jan 2021 09:58 AM
The threatened Tiwai Point aluminium smelter will keep operating through to the end of December 2024, in a new deal just announced to the New Zealand stock exchange. Read more...

What's at stake for NZ in Australia’s case against China at the World Trade Organisation?

Published: Thu 14 Jan 2021 09:34 AM
New Zealand should recognise the high stakes and join the China-Australia WTO hearing as a third party. Read more...

How mapping the weather 12,000 years ago can help predict future climate change

Published: Thu 14 Jan 2021 08:39 AM
Ice Age glaciers can help us track the jet stream 12,000 ago, and by comparing its path today we can see how it's moving northwards, changing weather patterns and indicating climate change. Read more...

Julian Assange, WikiLeaks And Australia’s Complicity

Published: Wed 13 Jan 2021 03:24 PM
Australia’s Foreign Minister, Marise Payne, said little in the statement from her department , which was a good thing, as it might have been dangerously useful. The finding of a UK court on whether Julian Assange would be extradited to the United ... Read more...

A Nation Imploding: Digital Tyranny, Insurrection And Martial Law

Published: Wed 13 Jan 2021 10:38 AM
This is what we have been reduced to: A violent mob. A nation on the brink of martial law. A populace under house arrest. A techno-corporate state wielding its power to immobilize huge swaths of the country. And a Constitution in tatters. We are imploding ... Read more...

Church leader defends decision to exclude politicians from hui

Published: Wed 13 Jan 2021 10:36 AM
The Rātana Church will have an opportunity to sort out its long-running problems by deciding not to host politicians this month, its chairman says. Read more...

Covid-19 Under Apartheid: How Israel Manipulates Suffering Of Palestinians

Published: Wed 13 Jan 2021 10:24 AM
Israel’s decision to exclude Palestinians from its COVID-19 vaccination campaign may have surprised many. Even by Israel’s poor humanitarian standards, denying Palestinians access to life-saving medication seems extremely callous. Amnesty International, ... Read more...

Gordon Campbell On Why The Second Trump Impeachment Has To Proceed

Published: Wed 13 Jan 2021 09:56 AM
T o the very end, a sizeable Congressional segment of the Republican Party has been willing to defend Donald Trump no matter what he says or does, and to urge on his most violent supporters. Here for example, was Republican Congressman Mo Brooks speaking ... Read more...

No politicians at Rātana in 2021 as celebrations made exclusive for church adherents

Published: Tue 12 Jan 2021 07:57 PM
The decision to make the annual celebrations exclusive is due to internal issues at the pā, according to the MP for Te Tai Hauāuru, Adrian Rurawhe. Read more...
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