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Are unreal media images of women doing real life damage?

The Hunger Games : Can a ritual of violence send an anti-war message?
Do journalists have a clue about how to analyse polls?


Waiting For The Man

An interview with new Labour leader, David Shearer

by Gordon Campbell


Lies, Damn Lies and Opinion Polls

Are journalists prone to being dazzled by numbers?

by Alison McCulloch

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Feeling Bad About Ourselves

What should we do about the promotion of unreal image of women ?

by Anne Russell


Marketing the Mind

How the tertiary sector in New Zealand is being hi-jacked into the service of commerce

by Gordon Campbell


Pedro Does Vertigo

Pedro Almodovar’s fresh take on the Hitchcock classic about sex, obsession and second chances

by Philip Matthews

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From The Hood : Moonbeam Dreams of Murder

Feline fantasies of fame fortune and bloody vengence

by Lyndon Hood


Classics : The Hunger Games (2008)

When life is a war game, you need friends to survive

by Gordon Campbell


Talking Sport : The Trashing of Alberto Contador

Nothing that resembles natural justice was meted out to the champion Spanish cyclist

by Lamont Russell

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Cartoon Alley : Mat Tait & Mike Brown

Mat Tait is a South Island based cartoonist and illustrator. Mike Brown lives in Wellington and is currently writing a PhD thesis on New Zealand vernacular musics.

by Mike Brown & Mat Tait


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

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