Monbiot points out the shortcomings of representational democracy. This letter takes a look at how that is playing out today.
Letter to Editor picking up on Grant Robertson's comment that the Arts are a necessary part of education for "collaboration, creativity, dealing with complex problems and understanding ethical dimensions". The Humanities in general are most important.
Analysis after shows by Repertory Theatre production at Gryphon Theatre, Wellington, September, 2016 (14-24). Apologies for no review of individual performances or of the production. Richard Keller
Letter to DomPost - Mayor Wade Brown complained that mayoral candidate Jo Coughlin's "four lanes to the places" campaign means an eight lane highway - four in and four out. Of course it doesn't. Why the Mayor would be so oblivious is enlightening.
A letter to the editor of The Herald about the Brexit vote.
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