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Should artists (ever) be socially responsible?

Has the death of journalism been oversold?
Is this guy the world’s biggest arms dealer?


Funding The National Religion

Keeping score with the cost of the Rugby World Cup

by Gordon Campbell


Fighting For Obama

The art (and business) of cajoling others to fight America’s battles

by Gordon Campbell


Letter from America : It’s Alllivvveee…..

Is the media rising up from its much heralded grave?

by James Robinson


Left Coasting : At War With Amazon.Com

Should the e-commerce giants be made to collect and pay far more taxes on what they sell ?

by Rosalea Barker


Warming To The Idea

A (truncated) interview with climate change guru Dr. James Hansen

by Gordon Campbell


Classics : A Wrinkle in Time (1962)

Madeleine L’Engle’s nutty politico-religious parable for children still has its admirers

by Gordon Campbell

Georgie Craw_ Tiny Ruins (2)

Love Amid The Ruins

Auckland singer songwriter Hollie Fulbrook (aka Tiny Ruins) makes her debut

by Alice Galletly


From The Hood : Goff Disappointed As World Fails To End

Rapture no-show deals serious blow to Labour’s election plans

by Lyndon Hood


Milestone Movies : The Silent House (2010)

Horror, in one 79 minute long take

by Brannavan Gnanalingham


The Complicatist : Tyler the Creator, Tegan and Sara and Lars von Trier

Where to draw the line on when enough’s enough

by Gordon Campbell


Superhero Narratives and Social Values

The role of globalisation and the avant–garde in Grant Morrison’s Batman

by Mark P. Williams


Cartoon Alley : Brent Willis

Brent Willis currently lives in Lyall Bay, Wellington and has been making underground self-published comics since the mid 1990s.

by Brent Willis


Cartoon Alley : Tim Bollinger (Including Little Eye)

Tim Bollinger is a Wellington cartoonist with a thirty-year career drawing and writing comics.

by Tim Bollinger


Cartoon Alley

Reviews, commentary and comics from local artists

by Werewolf

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The April 2011 Edition of Werewolf

by Werewolf