27 October 2016
Ecology & Environment

Letter to Editor - George Monbiot

Monbiot points out the shortcomings of representational democracy. This letter takes a look at how that is playing out today.

3 October 2016

Education for a future requires the Humanities and the Arts

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.

20 September 2016
Media & Reviews

Urinetown, the Musical – never has a Malthusian story been so entertaining

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

12 September 2016
Ecology & Environment

Mayor Wade-Brown refuses to see desperation

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.

30 June 2016
Workers & Economy

Brexit supporters' objections are not primarily about loss of social services, jobs, etc

A letter to the editor of The Herald about the Brexit vote.

Richard Keller

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