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Has apathy killed Iceland’s experiment in democratic constitutional reform ?

Was Top of The Lake really all that good ?

Is this the weird place where National Standards and classroom tests are taking us ?

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Risky Business

The threat posed to our marine and coastal environment by the Texas oil company, Anadarko

by Gordon Campbell

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Fighting To Choose

An excerpt from Alison McCulloch’s new book about the battle for abortion rights in New Zealand

by by Alison McCulloch

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The Quiet American

Celebrating the career of film-maker, Les Blank

by Gordon Campbell

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Testing, Testing… But Not Teaching

How standardised classroom tests are producing some frightening outcomes in the US

by Gordon Campbell

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Iceland Walks Itself Backwards

Iceland’s attempt to write a new Constitution hits an electoral headwind

by Giulia Dessi

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Campion, Gatsby, Godard and Jesus Franco

What should we make of Jane Campion’s return to television? Also: should you be worried about Baz Luhrmann’s Great Gatsby? Is Godard great – and who was Jesus Franco?

by Philip Matthews

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From The Hood : Factual Correctness Gone Mad

In which we hear about the journalistic standard of accuracy and think it sounds like a fantastic idea.

by Lyndon Hood

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The Complicatist : Precious Bryant

Paying dues to the Piedmont style of blues

by Gordon Campbell

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One Person’s Trash is Another’s Treasure

Practical sustainability, as a part of everyday life in Argentina

by Amy Vinicombe

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Travelling Light : Argentina Plays By Its Own Rules

A visit to a country with striking similarities to New Zealand, but vastly different policies

by Marc Thornley

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The March 2013 Edition of Werewolf

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