Borrow, build, hold says Green co-leader
Break the Budget rules and borrow more for housing, Marama Davidson says.
Making local govt elections less local
An inquiry into last year’s local body elections will ask if more central government involvement could improve them.
Year of the Seabird to target fishing bycatch
Conservationists say a plan relying on voluntary - not mandatory - measures to reduce the number of seabirds harmed by commercial fishing won’t be enough to restore populations.
Time for govt to step up on sea level rise - new research
Local councils have been crying out for more central government help with planning for sea level rise. Now a series of independent reports has backed their call.
Our newest creepy crawly citizens
A meet-and-greet with 10 of New Zealand’s 68 freshly minted (insect) citizens
Beware corporate welfare in disguise
The Government should remember 18th Century Britain as it considers the TWG report.
Why do we fall for fake news?
People are not innately able to recognise accurate and reliable information, and merely responding with the truth is rarely enough.
Are we forgetting the Holocaust?
A new poll shows nearly a third of Kiwis know little or nothing about the Holocaust.