The Barber on Savile ... and Lorde

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By Mark Broatch in Pop culture

The veteran interviewer still feels a leap of excitement when her editor suggests a celebrity subject.

Planning the big OE

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Planning the big OE

Collapse of accountability

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Collapse of accountability

By Rebecca Macfie

Current Affairs

Collapse of accountability

Collapse of accountability

By Rebecca Macfie

Three years after the catastrophic failure of the CTV Building, no one has been held to account.

Commentary

The enormity of it

The enormity of it

By The Listener

Kim Dotcom’s simultaneous glorification of hacking and slamming of state surveillance is blatant hypocrisy.

Culture

Life in New Zealand: September 6, 2014

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Two political polls have shown the election is getting closer. - NZ Herald, 18/8/14

Books

In search of lost faith

In search of lost faith

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By Tim Upperton

Karl Ove Knausgård’s My Struggle phenomenon is his unique solution to finding no value in fiction.

Lifestyle

Our chemical romance

Our chemical romance

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By Mark Broatch

Plastic undoubtedly has its charms, but at what price?

TV & Entertainment

On at the movies: September 6

On at the movies: September 6

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By David Larsen

David Larsen reviews the haunted house horror-comedy-action-thriller Housebound.

Film

On at the movies: August 30, 2014

On at the movies: August 30, 2014

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By Helene Wong

Helene Wong reviews The Rover and Boyhood, plus films now showing.

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Win 1 of 5 Nordic noir prize packs!

Win 1 of 5 Nordic noir prize packs!

The Listener is offering readers a chance to win the ultimate Nordic noir prize pack.

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

By The Listener

We look back at key moments in New Zealand history.

From Our Archive

Whittaker's: Brand of brothers

Whittaker's: Brand of brothers

By Ruth Laugesen

Andrew and Brian Whittaker are on track to overtake Cadbury as the country’s biggest chocolate sellers. Ruth Laugesen looks at how they’ve done it.

Archive

September 6, 2014

September 6, 2014

COVER STORY: How far should the State go to end child poverty?

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