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    My favourite thing about New Zealand passing the Marriage Equality Bill

    by  • April 18, 2013 • Australasia, Opinion, Politics, Thoughts • 0 Comments

    OK maybe not my FAVOURITE thing. But closely following equal civil rights for all mankind comes the little weather bar on the bottom of the Dominion Post newspaper’s front page today (April 18). Their weather straps are always nicely written but this one’s particularly good: “WEATHER: THERE’S A LITTLE BIT OF SUNSHINE ON THE HORIZON...

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    Whitewashing the opposition

    by  • November 25, 2011 • Latin America, Longer, Politics • 0 Comments

    Graffiti in Argentina

      WHEN David Cameron first saw the scrawls across the smooth-skinned, appropriately concerned face of his campaign billboards last year, he probably had a thought or two about graffiti. The oft-parodied and defaced billboards (remember ‘We can’t go on like this, with suspicious minds’?) were, for most Brits, about as contentious as mainstream election...

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