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Antarctic rescue mission lands in Chile

An ailing US doctor has arrived in the southern Chilean city of Punta Arenas after a rescue flight from Antarctica. Dr Ronald Shemenski, aged 59, was working at the Amundsen-Scott research station at the South Pole, when we was diagnosed with inflammation of the...

Fatal bomb-run pilot facing court martial

A top-gun United States Navy pilot may face a court martial for dropping his bombs in the wrong place, killing six soldiers, including New...

Police fume as suspect beats bracelet

A man facing drugs charges has absconded from electronically monitored bail by slipping off the special bracelet that tracks his movements....

New Zealand News

Unique little battler survives against the flow

Frill-free Virgin says it can slash NZ fares

Airline's rescue planned - CEO

Six arrests in Kuwaiti dinar case

Oil men on trial for kickbacks

Extra snooping widens scope for advice

Constable dragged 5m as car takes off

Auckland City gets right name, wrong street

World News

Blair lures votes with baby bonds

Ex-Senator led Vietnam atrocity raid

Phoenix the calf spared from foot-and-mouth cull

Jurassic lark spreads its wings

Jakarta tinderbox as mob flocks in

Mime for UN post

Business News

Scene set for legal face-off

Vodafone sales surge as Telecom holds fire

Past sins can haunt directors who jump

NZ slips to 21st for competition

Dialogue: Credit where credit's due

Business must face up to social demands

Esprit pulls shirt off licensee

IT News

Your e-govt 'one-stop shop'

Success of Microsoft's Tablet PC not written in stone

Net defamation case tests law

Patent backlog threatens NZ innovators

Peter Sinclair: Speaking in tongues

Isle of Man rivals Japan in introducing new mobile phone

Free sites paying the price

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Gordon Campbell: On America’s ‘Green New Deal’

‘Socialism’ is more of a political scare word than an objective condition. Even in the US, as Nate Silver’s 538 website pointed out this week there is polling evidence that modern Americans are inclined to treat socialism as meaning ‘equality’ rather than the ‘government ownership or control’ that Americans understood the term to mean back in the 1940s... More>>

Gordon Campbell: On The Nelson Fire And Climate Change

The Nelson fire has been a useful warning of things to come, given how climate change will (a) increase the likelihood of reduced rainfall and drought-like conditions in many parts of New Zealand, which – obviously – will raise (b) the fire danger and (c) the cost of providing the communities at risk with the enhanced firefighting capabilities that they’re going to need. More>>


Gordon Campbell: On Listening To Ocasio-Cortez About Tax

In its attitudes to tax, New Zealand has been the last colonial outpost of Thatcherism. Change, however, may be in the air. More>>


Gordon Campbell: On The US Exit From Afghanistan

To state the bleedingly obvious, US military forces have done a good deal of harm over the past 50 years from Central America to Asia to Africa. That history is now tending to obscure the harm that’s being done by the polar opposite impulse: American isolationism... More>>


Gordon Campbell: On The Brexit Vote Aftermath

So, what happens next? Normally when a major policy like this gets so crushingly rejected – by 230 votes, when Theresa May had reportedly been hoping for a defeat by “only” 70- 100 votes – the PM would resign and/or a fresh election called. More>>

Gordon Campbell: On Our History Of Selling Out The Kurds

For the past 100 years, the West has sold out the Kurds over and over again. So much so that it came as a surprise yesterday when US National Security advisor John Bolton appeared to walk back the latest act of betrayal... More>>