Public Address 26/04/05 - Hot Anzac Biscuits!
PUBLIC ADDRESS 26/04/05 - Hot Anzac Biscuits!
Pleased to Meet You | Apr 25, 2005
Keith Ng on the election trail
introduced myself yet - how rude of me! So here's a brief
self-introduction, and this is the only self-indulgent blog
I'll do. I promise. I'm Keith Ng. By day, I'm a politics
tutor at Victoria University and News Editor of Salient, and
by night, I do...
There is no 'I' in
'enemy' | Apr 25, 2005 15:30
Living the invasion with Tze Ming Mok
If there were any National Front members at
this morning's ANZAC dawn service in Auckland, I didn't see
them - they were either too cold to strip down to their NF
t-shirts, or too afraid of copping a walking-stick over the
head from the RSA...
Things being what they
are | Apr 25, 2005 12:05
Russell Brown's Hard News
I've been reading Sir Keith Sinclair's A Destiny
Apart: New Zealand's Search for National Identity, which
makes some fascinating observations about the practice of
war remembrance that developed here after World War 1. A
conventionally religious flavour was gradually squeezed out
in favour of the Dawn Service, which, says
Grumpy Old Men | Apr 22, 2005 16:29
Che Tibby's view from Wellington
Back in Auckland I used to diligently
attend the dawn service at the War Museum, even though I had
little trouble hauling my sorry backside out of the sack to
do so. Just like thousands of other young people I'd find a
park a km away and trudge through the all-too-often crappy
weather and wait for the ceremony to start.