“A Break in the Oily Clouds” – Murdoch

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Aotearoa New Zealand’s government recently announced the phasing out of deep sea drilling for fossil fuels in its territorial limits.

There is a range of wonderfully on point cartoons about this issue in recent times on Bryce Edwards’ website. (h/t GreenpeaceNZ)

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“It was 20 Years Ago today …”

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NT - AAMG Otago Daily Times, 22 November 1997, p3. “Ngai Tahu claims manager Anake Goodall points out the dotted line to Ngai Tahu chief negotiator Sir Tipene O_Regan, while Prime Mi

 

“Parihaka” – Tim Finn 1989

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ows - pol Tim Finn Parihaka 1989 video

The Footnote Film Project – Global Clubfoot Awareness

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The Footnote Film Project is a journey across the globe to explore and raise awareness of clubfoot – a congenital birth defect that can leave children unable to walk for the rest of their lives – and how it can be treated for a few hundred dollars with just plaster casts and the right training.

Interviewing medical providers, patients, parents, and leading experts across New Zealand, Vietnam, Ghana, Nicaragua, the United States, and Canada, the film tells the story of a non-surgical technique rising from obscurity in Iowa City, Iowa, to becoming the gold standard of treatment for clubfoot.

Unfortunately, the Western world is largely unaware of clubfoot and how great the need is for targeted philanthropy. This film is a labor of love by two college grads – one of whom was born with bilateral clubfoot (with both feet affected) and treated surgically – who fundraised, planned, filmed, and edited everything.

Donate to Miraclefeet and help ensure that no clubfoot is left untreated.

“Beautiful Democracy” – Candlelit Pictures

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Edmund Hillary Fellowship launch – Aotearoa New Zealand, January 27, 2017

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Learn more about the Fellowship programme at: http://www.ehf.org and http://www.hillaryinstitute.com

“New Zealand Rap” – Brian Monahan

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