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By Karl du Fresne in Social Issues

An anthropologist says Kiwis and Aussies who blame booze for their violence should instead point the finger at our macho culture.

Win a double pass to Testament of Youth

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Win a double pass to Testament of Youth

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Tim mobilises the troops

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Tim mobilises the troops

By Sally Blundell

Current Affairs

The price of Winnie’s win

The price of Winnie’s win

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By Jane Clifton

It could have been easy, but the PM may have left it too late to build a bridge.

Commentary

The past is foreign country

The past is foreign country

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By Rachel Morris

Moving scenes at a Tussauds for African-American history.

Culture

Kids’ stuff

Kids’ stuff

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By Mark Broatch

Comic Michèle A’Court on what advice you can and can’t give your children, baby-vomit epiphanies and how women are like buildings.

Books

Ball and chains

Ball and chains

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By Jennifer Curtin

In John Daniell’s debut novel, a jaded rugby player gets caught up in a match-fixing scam.

Lifestyle

Change management

Change management

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By Donna Fleming

A dietary overhaul can help ease the hot flushes and other symptoms of menopause.

TV & Entertainment

On Radio, April 11-17: including The Godley Letters

On Radio, April 11-17: including The Godley Letters

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By Fiona Rae

A special Anzac reading by Sam Neill and Ginette McDonald.

Film

On at the movies: April 11, 2015

On at the movies: April 11, 2015

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By David Larsen

David Larsen reviews Samba; The Book of Life; plus our take on films now showing.

Comps

Caption competition: April 11, 2015

Caption competition: April 11, 2015

By The Listener

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

By The Listener

We look back at key moments in New Zealand history.

From Our Archive

'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.

Archive

April 11, 2015

April 11, 2015

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By The Listener

COVER STORY: An anthropologist says Kiwis who blame booze for their violence should point elsewhere as new research reveals the secrets to changing drinking

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