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By Karl du Fresne in Social Issues

The Wairarapa’s powerful, proactive approach to family abuse is making a real difference. Is this the model for the nation?

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Shameful conduct

Shameful conduct

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By Paul Thomas

Buck Shelford and David Kirk were forced to retire hurt in Nantes, but there’s a crucial difference.

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Letters: March 14, 2015

Letters: March 14, 2015

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NZ military; deaths in childbirth; kids' vocabularies; cricket and advertising; and the passing of reality TV.

Culture

Magical mystery tours

Magical mystery tours

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By Stephen Jewell

In a new round-up, Stephen Jewell reviews the latest speculative fiction.

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Finer details

Finer details

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By Charlotte Grimshaw

Vastly different worlds are drawn with equal care in this story of two lives intertwined.

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Health briefs

Health briefs

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By Ruth Nichol

Hearty heat treatment; longer stays help hips; the price of luscious lashes.

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On at the movies: March 14, 2015

On at the movies: March 14, 2015

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By David Larsen

David Larsen reviews A Little Chaos and Kidnapping Mr Heineken, plus our take on films now showing.

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Caption competition: March 14, 2015

Caption competition: March 14, 2015

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Try your hand at this week's caption competition.

Festivals

Michael Leunig: The heart of the matter

Michael Leunig: The heart of the matter

By Diana Wichtel

Cartoonists speak “for the other lot”, says Michael Leunig, a living treasure and equal-opportunity pain in the arse.

The Influentials

Influentials: Events that defined a nation

Influentials: Events that defined a nation

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We look back at key moments in New Zealand history.

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'I would rather be with you'

'I would rather be with you'

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By Kirsty Cameron

A trove of wartime letters from Kirsty Cameron's grandfather to her father reveals a soldier’s loving guidance to his young son.

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March 14, 2015

March 14, 2015

By The Listener

COVER STORY: How Wairarapa's powerful new approach to family abuse is making a real difference.

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