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Make Hollywood just stop, please

Ani O'Brien: These people are paid insane amounts to play dress up & pretend. Many of them have spent more time in rehab than they did at high school & they've the audacity to lecture us about life.

March 29, 2022
Education

Boys Education is rigged against them

Richard Prebble: Our daughters’ success is blinding us from realizing it is only relative success. New Zealand’s education standards are falling.

March 28, 2022
nz politics

The Cancelling of the Human Rights Commissioner

Martyn Bradbury: The Woke attacked the Police Commissioner for not beating up protestors fast enough and now consider the Human Rights Commissioner an enemy for recognising protestors legitimacy.

March 28, 2022
Free Speech

Unsubscribing From Freedom

Chris Trotter: Those who do not subscribe to freedom have no place in our halls of learning – or anywhere else enlightened human values are cherished.

March 28, 2022
World

Western media blinkers and moving geopolitics

Daphna Whitmore: While in the West we talk about the right to free speech and a free press we often do not live up to those ideals.

March 28, 2022
sport

Women are not men with lower testosterone

Candice Riley: The question I ask is whether the next generation of girls will have the same opportunities if the CEO of Sport NZ & our Minister for Sport & Recreation continue to ignore our concerns.

March 24, 2022
Education

The bigotry of low expectations: Māori literacy

Dr Melissa Derby: Literacy is not solely a Western competency, and Māori striving for excellence in literacy is not an act of modern-day colonisation.

March 23, 2022
nz politics

Dodging bad news, Ardern works on her image

Wendy Geus: The Prime Minister's dithering and reactionary politics continue to cause problems for New Zealand.

March 23, 2022
Free Speech

Censor’s role must remain free from lobbying

Free Speech Union: Chief Censor should not be manipulated by lobbyists. The complexity of the censoring of The Kashmir Files.

March 22, 2022
opinion

Don't tell mum and dad: an example from a NZ school

Ani O'Brien shares an example of a NZ school encouraging students to keep secrets from their parents.

March 22, 2022