Rodney Hide

Winston Peters kingmaker

King’s gambit turns rump into trump

WEEKEND REVIEW Fri 26 Aug 14

King Tuheitia Paki is calling for Maori to have a share in New Zealand’s sovereignty by 2025. With special feature audio: Rodney Hide says John Key will lose the next election.

Fairfax executive editor Sinead Boucher

Fairy dust blinds just who owns Olympics

WEEKEND REVIEW Fri 12 Aug 8

The brouhaha over the Olympic broadcast rights is a straight question of property rights. With special feature audio.

Leonie Pihama

Colonial trauma theory absolves responsibility

WEEKEND REVIEW Fri 5 Aug 14

Associate Professor Leonie Pihama proves an exception with her claim that child abuse is the consequence of colonisation. With special feature audio.

Rodney Hide

Why it’s easy for others to spend your money

WEEKEND REVIEW Fri 29 Jul 7

In Christchurch, we have the just-completed Margaret Mahey playground. It cost $41 million. Is that a good use of money? With special feature audio.

John Banks (TVNZ)

Hidesight: Justice turns upside down in Banks case

Fri 22 Jul

The prosecution of a warranted minister of the Crown is a good kick on the tyres of the justice system. Sadly, in the case of John Banks, the old jalopy just rattled and shook, coughed and spluttered, choked and died.

 
John Banks (TV3)

Justice turns upside down in Banks case

WEEKEND REVIEW Fri 22 Jul 6

It’s important ministers aren’t above the law but equally the justice system must not allow itself to be weaponised for political purpose. With special feature audio.

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