April 23, 2016

by The Listener / 15 April, 2016
The Government’s main climate policy is under attack by those who say it has been a vehicle for dodgy dealing and has done nothing to reduce carbon emissions.

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The great climate change rort

The Government’s main climate policy is under attack by those who say it has been a vehicle for dodgy dealing and has done nothing to reduce carbon emissions. by Rebecca Macfie

Radical charm

Marama Fox, the moral-conservative activist mother of nine who came into Parliament as the Maori Party co-leader, says Maori, CYF and politics have to change. by Karl du Fresne

‘Good journalism is what really matters’

There’s a better way to deal with our newspapers’ declining fortunes than firing staff, says former NZ Herald owner Michael Horton. by Clare de Lore

THIS LIFE


Health Products made from an ancient native plant are winning the fight against fungal diseases. by Nicky Pellegrino

Nutrition Dietary improvements can produce benefits quickly. by Jennifer Bowden

Science Long-term hazards of Taupo’s supervolcanoes. by Rebecca Priestley

Psychology Many people believe a full moon sets off odd behaviour. by Marc Wilson

Money Do we need more migrant labour? by Tina Morrison

Food Marlborough foragers find the ingredients for a feast. by Lauraine Jacobs

Wine The Brajkovich family produce some of our best whites. by Michael Cooper

Sport Lydia Ko has the makings of the greatest female golfer of all time. by Paul Thomas

Travel World War I Anzac trails

BOOKS & CULTURE


Labour of love

Fans of New Zealand-bound Michel Faber might find solace in a work in which he brings to life unfinished stories by his dead wife. by Sue Orr

Books About the rise of unwed women and by former central banker Alan Bollard plus NZ non-fiction about fat science, Teina Pora and Christchurch upheavals

Ballet The RNZB’s The Wizard of Oz

Poetry By Rachel Bush

Music From Underworld, Mice on Stilts, Bleached

Classical A tribute CD to Kiwi composer David Farquhar, and a DVD of Verdi’s Falstaff

Film The Divergent Series: Allegiant; The Boss; Noma: My Perfect Storm

COMMENTARY


Editorial

Letters Plus Caption Competition, Quips & Quotes, and Life in NZ

Bulletin from Abroad Rachel Morris in Washington DC

TV Review Diana Wichtel

Politics Jane Clifton

Life Bill Ralston

DIVERSIONS


Diversions, Puzzles & Wordsworth Gabe Atkinson

THAT'S ENTERTAINMENT


Television Fiona Rae

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TV Films Fiona Rae

Radio Fiona Rae

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