September 11

New Zealanders and Australians unite in New York City to share their grief at the loss of antipodean lives on September 11th. Kiwi Alan Beaven, a leading environmental lawyer based in California, was on the hijacked plane that crashed in Pittsburgh. A close friend described him as a man of “incredible courage” who would have been at the front of the action when passengers took on the terrorists.  


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Jacinda Ardern Makes Annual Bloomberg 50 List

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