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Hear the Master roar: Tiger Woods’ other-worldly Augusta return

Lachlan Waugh: Tiger Woods is back in what is 2022’s greatest sporting spectacle

April 8th, 2022
nz politics

Culture wars stifling critical debate on our campuses

Dr Bryce Edwards: Left-wingers generally gave up on economics, choosing to focus on non-economic issues: social issues, foreign policy, post-materialism, & the “culture wars”.

April 8th, 2022
opinion

Getting away from it all (well, almost)

Karl du Fresne is part travel writer, part social commentator in this enjoyable read.

April 6th, 2022
nz politics

Manifesting the racial divide

Ani O'Brien: White identity is being manifested by those who most decry it.

April 6th, 2022
nz politics

Co-governance debate descends into a slugfest

Graham Adams: Advocates of sharing power with iwi will have to do much better than shouting “racism!” and “white supremacy!” at opponents. Or dismissing criticism as “politicisation”.

April 5th, 2022
nz politics

Our Democracy is at risk

Dr Don Brash: dispels conspiracy theories and addresses what he sees as the real threat to democracy in New Zealand.

April 4th, 2022
nz politics

Unmistakably Labour Legislation

Chris Trotter: Michael Woods Fair Pay Agreements Bill represents a first – and unmistakably Labour – step towards re-empowering all Kiwi workers.

April 4th, 2022
nz politics

Wouldn’t it be great if political parties opened their books?

Dr Bryce Edwards: National going on the front foot & publicising their windfall involved an element of bragging & gamesmanship. National got to reiterate to the public that they are competitive again.

April 4th, 2022
nz politics

The no-go areas that are killing mainstream media

Graham Adams: The failure of mass news outlets to cover debates raging on social media — including transgender and Treaty issues — threatens their survival. As does avoiding contentious court cases.

March 31st, 2022
sport

England RFU would be mad to bypass Razor

Lachlan Waugh: NZ Rugby have left England with a golden coaching opportunity, yet they’re still dropping the ball

March 31st, 2022