NZ’s own ‘taken generation’
Newsroom launches a powerful new video story by investigations editor Melanie Reid into the attempted ‘uplift’ of a newborn baby from its mother by Oranga Tamariki.
Can Ray Avery turn promises into reality?
Eloise Gibson examines the story behind Ray Avery’s proposed baby incubator and the troubled journey to its fundraising concert.
The officer pushed out of police
A former Auckland police officer says she was pushed out of the force after being approached to access information from the police database.
Part 2: The villagers cry ‘Enough’
In the second of a three-part video investigation, Melanie Reid is with Malolo Island villagers as they take up the fight against environmental destruction caused by a Chinese developer.
Part 3: From jail to Parliament - and a result
In the final episode of a three-part video investigation, Melanie Reid and Mark Jennings seek answers in Suva, going in the space of a few hours from jail to Parliament to a promise to stop destruction on Malolo. WATCH their arrest and flamboyant release.