Category Archives: This is important

How did a part-time cleaner find herself running a 400-person volunteering effort to help people affected by the Nelson fire?

Like most of Nelson, Saxton Field is a dustbowl. The vast sports fields look not just depleted, but angry. The grass is an aggressive orange hue; loose, dry grass and dirt whips along when hit with a strong gust, and … Continue reading

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Here comes the judge!

My young friend Lena from across the road is at long last entering the workforce. As from 1 March, it is not advisable to commit offences within the jurisdiction of the District Court in Ludwigshafen. At the advanced age of … Continue reading

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Parliamentary democracy 101

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Why boat refugees don’t fly

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Most advertising on US TV is crap. This isn’t

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Greek tragedy

This is how it works: find someone/s in a previous Greek government with a high degree of dodginess, bung them unmercifully to ramp up the purchase price (the more they spend, the more bung they get…) and all of a … Continue reading

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Did anyone pay any attention to this?

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