Book Reviews | Gordon Campbell | Scoop News | Wellington Scoop | Community Scoop | Search


National Radio 11am Bulletin

1. KOSOVO - The US and Russia have signed a deal to allow Russian troops to take part in the peace-keeping force in Kosovo.

2. BOAT PEOPLE - An Airforce Orion is searching for a boat allegedly carrying more than 100 people seeking to illegally enter NZ.

3. LAB TESTS - The Medical Association is concerned at proposal to tender out lab tests, they fear it may become harder for GPs to get tests done.

4. HIP MISTAKE - An Auckland hospital that fixed the wrong hip of an elderly man is not blaming the surgeon it says it was a question of human error not competence.

5. DEBT BURDEN - The Group of Seven industrial countries have decided to slash the debt of developing countries.

© Scoop Media

Top Scoops Headlines


27-29 Sept: Social Enterprise World Forum Live Blog

1600+ delegates from more than 45 countries have came together to share wisdom, build networks and discuss how to create a more sustainable future using social enterprise as a vehicle. Attending the Forum were social enterprise practitioners, social entrepreneurs, policy makers, community leaders, investors, activists, academics and more from across the globe... More>>

HiveMind Report: A Universal Basic Income For Aotearoa NZ

Results from this HiveMind suggests that an overwhelming majority of Kiwis believe that due to changing circumstances and inefficiencies in the current system, we need a better system to take care of welfare of struggling members in our society. More>>


Scoop Hivemind: Medical Cannabis - Co-Creating A Policy For Aotearoa

Welcome to the fourth and final HiveMind for Scoop’s Opening the Election campaign for 2017. This HiveMind explores the question: what would a fair, humane and safe Medical Cannabis policy look like for Aotearoa, NZ in 2018? More>>


Lyndon Hood: Notes On National’s Election Campaign, In Poem Form

Nationyl’s bitumen-ing / As they du du / Seed groweth / River floweth / Then ‘dozer drives thru / Highway ensu. More>>