Uncorking Auckland’s Potential

Mayor of the new Auckland Council Len Brown is profiled in a Monocle report called, “Ten Smart Govenors”, “a selection of inspiring local legislators.” “In just 18 months [since Brown was elected] he has made the fractured city buzz. ‘The uniting of Auckland has really delivered an opportunity to uncork our potential,” he says. Importantly, Aucklanders haved stopped saying ‘if’ about projects like the $2.8bn Central Rail Tunnel, predicted to revolutionise the city’s railways.”


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Review: Marilyn Waring The Political Years

Review: Marilyn Waring The Political Years

Marilyn Waring’s forensic record of her Parliamentary career (Marilyn Waring: The Political Years Bridget Williams Books) is a layered work, a primer in the travails of Aotearoa’s…