Divergent and the female action hero, post-Hunger Games
Is this the real face of democracy in Crimea?
When intimacy fails, can love be objectified - in a good way ?

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Labour Pains

An interview with Labour Party leader David Cunliffe

by Gordon Campbell
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Airbrushing the News

How the media is peddling an agenda, via stock photos

by Alison McCulloch
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Te Papa : Treating Staff Like Children

Te Papa management revels in management-speak

by Gordon Campbell
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Divergent Hits The Big Screen

Tris & Katniss : the Rise of the Female Action Hero

by Gordon Campbell
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Israel, Palestine and Syria

Visiting Israeli analyst Ehud Ya’ari on the emerging “Southern Front” in the Syrian civil war

by Gordon Campbell
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Lonely, In Love

Why Spike Jonze’s Her could be the most romantic film of the year.

by Philip Matthews
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The Crime Bosses of Crimea

The links between crime and politics in Russia’s annexed enclave in the Ukraine

by Taras Kuzio
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Bound for the Centre Ground

Has the Republican Party finally started to turn against its Tea Party faction?

by Benjamin Neikrie
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From The Hood : Unofficial Cabinet Manuals

And so it was written, and so shall it ever be…

by Lyndon Hood
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The Complicatist : Angel Olsen, William Tyler

Are you lonely too? Hi Five! So am I!

by Gordon Campbell
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* * * * * WEREWOLF ISSUE 45, December 2013 * * * * *

The December 2013 Edition of Werewolf

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The Blank Slate Boy

Are voters being encouraged to read into Colin Craig whatever image they would like to see?

by Gordon Campbell
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Dark Days at Anadarko

The Tronox pollution case comes home to roost for the Texas oil giant

by Gordon Campbell
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Chile Promises Free University Education To All

Can the leaders of the 2011 student revolt ensure the new Government keeps its promises?

by Gordon Campbell
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TPP: All Cards On The Table

Why a reluctant Japan may be all that is keeping the Trans Pacific Partnership Trade deal on life support

by Gordon Campbell
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The Ten Best Films Of 2013

The year the movies got small, and the small screen got big

by Philip Matthews
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Putin’s Puppet Turns Nasty

The regime in the Ukraine metes out “justice” – and beatings – to those who dare to oppose its liaison with Russia

by Iryna Solomko
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From The Hood : That Referendum Thing In Plain English

The Financemeister is not a man to let fancy forms of democracy get in the way.

by Lyndon Hood
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The Complicatist : Laneway, 2014

Likely highlights from the best on offer at Silo Park

by Gordon Campbell
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* * * * * WEREWOLF ISSUE 44, November 2013 * * * * *

The November 2013 Edition of Werewolf

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Referendum On A Robbery

The asset sales referendum kicks off on November 22…

by Gordon Campbell
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TPP : The Never-To-Be-Ended Story

Does even Barack Obama want a fight over the TPP?

by Gordon Campbell
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Our Silence On Syria’s Suffering

Why is New Zealand not offering to take in some of Syria’s refugees?

by by Emma Beals and Murdoch Stephens
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In The Autumn of the Woodsman

Is Blue Jasmine, Woody Allen’s so-called “return to form” really as good as they say?

by Philip Matthews
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Keeping Things In Perspective

God and the universe have larger concerns

by Gordon Campbell
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Algeria : Boutekflika Strikes Back

In Algeria, a regime in trouble tightens its grip on power

by Hicham Yezza
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The Unbeatable Lightness of Gravity

Sandra Bullock and the space/light dimension…

by Gordon Campbell
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From The Hood : The Masque Of The Blue Line

Am I getting old or are holidays just not as fun any more?

by Lyndon Hood
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The Complicatist : Deafheaven and Sunbather

This black metal / shoegaze hybrid is (almost) everyone’s pick as album of the year

by Gordon Campbell
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* * * * * WEREWOLF ISSUE 43, October 2013 * * * * *

The October 2013 Edition of Werewolf

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