2016

Jennings’ challenge to New Zealand

Despite his high-flying international career, Stephen Jennings has not lost interest in his native New Zealand. However, his continental distance allows for a sober look at our domestic affairs. [...]

Brexit is a question of liberty

The referendum’s real question is whether in its current state the EU is a club that freedom-loving democrats happily want to belong to. Next week we will find out the answer. [...]

Thankfully, a boring budget

Bill English has delivered a solid, unspectacular and sober budget. And there is nothing wrong with that. Unless you are a gallery journalist. [...]