Mad Max : they’re not just getting mad, they’re getting even
The rise of the precariat : Why is income security a thing of the past ?
Will you join the fight to ban the single-use plastic bag ?


Castles in The Square

Has the building of convention centres become our new cargo cult ?

by Gordon Campbell

Down The Up Ladder

A diagnosis for the age of income anxiety

by Richard McLachlan

Banning The Bag, & Bagging The Ban

The politics of controlling the plastic in our lives

by Rosalea Barker

In The City Of The Precariat

The subsistence existence is an incoming tide

by Richard McLachlan

Mad To the Max

Fury Road drives its metaphors to hell, and back

by Gordon Campbell

Out Of Control

How and why New Zealanders have come to be putting in longer hours at work…

by Harry Johnson

The Complicatist : Loving the Songs of the Vulgar Boatmen

Good lyric writing can be a thing of wonder

by Gordon Campbell

***** Werewolf Issue 54, April 2015 *****

The March 2015 edition of Werewolf

by Werewolf

What’s To Commemorate?

The Making of Gallipoli into a Marketable Memory

by Gordon Campbell

The Politics of Vaccination

Is the Key government pandering to people who oppose vaccination on principle?

by Gordon Campbell

Artificial Intelligence: Real Anxieties?

Is the film Ex Machina – and its depiction of Artificial Intelligence – a sign of a world soon to come?

by Richard McLachlan

Migrant smugglers: monsters or saviours?

We can’t help the plight of refugees by concentrating solely only on the people-smugglers

by Anne Gallagher

Nausea And Virtual Reality

For better or worse, the world of virtual reality is virtually upon us

by Richard McLachlan

War At Ground Level

Stanley Kubrick’s Paths of Glory is still the greatest World War I film.

by Philip Matthews

From The Hood : Trench Lawfare

Shouldn’t forging a nation from blood and sacrifice be against the law?

by Lyndon Hood

Free Films, On Youtube

Make your own film festival, from movies available free online.

by Gordon Campbell

Water In The Bank

In the Midst of California’s Drought

by Rosalea Barker

The Complicatist : Sufjan Stevens

The Carrie and Lowell album is about trying to survive your family’s impact on you

by Gordon Campbell

***** Werewolf Issue 53, March 2015 *****

The March 2015 issue of Werewolf.

by Werewolf

The Myth of Steven Joyce

Is he the solution or a big, big part of the problem?

by Gordon Campbell

Journalism, History and Forgetting

Why is our past a foreign country?

by Alison McCulloch

Climate of Fear

Are we being intimidated into silence about everything that matters?

by Richard McLachlan

Edward Snowden, Art Object

Simon Denny takes mass surveillance to the Venice Biennale…

by Gordon Campbell

Finding Love in Hell

How does David Lynch’s Wild at Heart look, 25 years later?

by Philip Matthews

From the Hood: Not flag-waving; flag-drowning

Running a few ideas up the flagpole to see if anyone repeatedly chops them down

by Lyndon Hood

Hey, Have You Guys Been Watching…

The tedium of talking about TV shows

by Gordon Campbell

Food democracy, South and North

The evolution of the politics of food

by Olivier De Schutter

The Complicatist : Willie Nelson

Looking back at 50 years of Nashville’s black sheep boy

by Gordon Campbell

***** Werewolf Issue 52, December 2014 *****

The December 2014 edition of Werewolf

by Werewolf

Public Health : The Silent Crisis

How the public health system is being driven into the ground

by Gordon Campbell

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