Mutual help needed during an Auckland emergency

Supplied Content Auckland, September 28, 2017 Auckland Council and Airbnb are encouraging Aucklanders to work together in the event of an emergency and look after others in need. The call comes on the first anniversary of an agreement between Auckland Council and Airbnb which enables Airbnb hosts to open their homes free of charge. Airbnb’s Disaster Response Programme connects local…

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Negotiations should not try to settle old scores

Peter Dunne Wellington, September 28, 2017 In 1940, the notorious Labour politician John A Lee was expelled from the Labour Party after writing a sensational article, ‘Psycho-Pathology in Politics,’ a thinly veiled attack on the dying Labour Prime Minister Michael Joseph Savage. The article’s essential argument, drawing on examples from the United States, Britain and New Zealand, was that ailing…

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Negotiations should not try to settle old scores

Peter Dunne Wellington, September 28, 2017 In 1940, the notorious Labour politician John A Lee was expelled from the Labour Party after writing a sensational article, ‘Psycho-Pathology in Politics,’ a thinly veiled attack on the dying Labour Prime Minister Michael Joseph Savage. The article’s essential argument, drawing on examples from the United States, Britain and New Zealand, was that ailing…

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