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Wellington on path to inner city glory

cyclist Tweaking how people move around Wellington is an important part of making sure it's one of the world's great cities.

Why spin when a wobbly works

Pam Corkery Pam Corkery managed to turn the tide on to herself last weekend and make Crusher Collins look dainty.

Wellington on path to inner city glory

cycle OPINION: Deputy Mayor Justin Lester comments on council decisions yesterday making Wellington "one of the greatest cities".

Editorial: Funding shake-up shuts doors to mentally ill

nurses, mickey mouse OPINION: There are serious warnings that more mentally ill people will be forced to live on Wellington streets.

Book has shades of Nixon

Some people are inclined to say the Dirty Politics book will have the effect of giving Labour a better chance of taking power in the election.

Refreshing debate free of dirt

I sat and listened to David Parker and Bill English calmly debate their political positions on radio.

In defence of art spending

Stop bickering, get on with it

Editorial: Bid to shift focus from mud to policy

Wellington houses, generic, homes National plays its housing card and hopes it can get the election back to arguments about policy. Certainly there is an argument to be had.

No one party 'owns' an election

Tomorrow National "launches" its election campaign.

Editorial: Sanction not a matter to kick aside

Editorial: Safe cycleways an achievable goal

Editorial: School pressure will not be tolerated

Schools sometimes go too far persuading parents to pay "voluntary" donations.

Soundbiting catchphrases

John Key Could we dispense with the phrase "I think you'll find most New Zealanders think/believe/know/want"?

Fear of lost votes hurts reo

My employer doesn't reprimand me for Maori greetings, unlike the boss of a woman in Whangarei.

Latta day saint overlooks facts

Politics' sick soap opera

A different game of two halves

If the Middle East doesn't watch out we'll give up on them. We really will.

Comments: Why some don't make it

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