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New Zealand First To See New Year In

New Zealand First To See New Year In

Images By Selwyn Manning

Happy New Year From Auckland, New Zealand - Explosions sounded forth at midnight from Sky Tower in Auckland City, New Zealand, to herald in the New Year 2004. Up to 30,000 people had gathered around SkyCity anticipating a pyrotechnics showcase to wave goodbye to 2003 with a bang.

Bye Bye 2003...

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Ramzy Baroud: Why Solidarity Boats to Gaza Succeed

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Lyndon Hood Satire: On Civility

Civility’s the prime virtue: it really can’t be beat / To fail to be pleasant is to court certain defeat. / I know that it requires restraint (they deal in hate, and fear) / But we shan’t get far – shall we? – if Civility’s not there! More>>

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