Third Way Talking Points

PM Helen Clark discusses republicanism, Iraq, same-sex marriages, prostitution reform, and The Lord of the Rings in a forum with BBC News Online’s Talking Point. Clark was in London attending Tony Blair’s ‘Third Way’ summit – a gathering of centre-left government leaders including Germany’s Gerhard Schroeder, South Africa’s Thabo Mbeki, and ex-US President Bill Clinton. In the Guardian‘s low-down of ‘New Labour’s favourite leaders,’ she is described as “the outspoken prime minister of a country that has reinvented its politics in the past decade.”  


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Booker Prize Winner Keri Hulme Always a Storyteller

Booker Prize Winner Keri Hulme Always a Storyteller

Keri Hulme, the New Zealander whose 1984 novel The Bone People won the Man Booker Prize, has died at her home in Waimate, South Canterbury. She was 74. Hulme worked as…