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Maybe ‘be kind’ isn’t such a terrible thing after all

OPINION: Jacinda Ardern’s legacy might actually be the narrative of her leadership.

NBR Columnist Rachel Smalley speaks with Calida Stuart-Menteath.

Jacinda Ardern’s final address as Prime Minister was, well, a bit disappointing. I thought she would leave with a commanding performance. Vintage Ardern. I thought we might see a return of the woman who had led the world with a disruptive response to Covid-19 in March 2020.

There was no sign of

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