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Chlöe Swarbrick: Auckland’s next mayor must aim for climate action and housing for all

Chlöe Swarbrick: Auckland’s next mayor must aim for climate action and housing for all

Politics 18 January 2022 16:004 minutes to read Auckland needs Aucklanders to focus on important issues like housing and climate in the upcoming mayoral election. Photograph / Alex Burton IDEA: Six years ago this time, I was renting a shoebox apartment on Symonds St, about 100 yards from college and my last summer school classes. …

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Opinion: Eating 1 hot dog will cost you 36 minutes of ‘healthy’ life, but a serving of nuts and seeds adds 25 minutes

Opinion: Eating 1 hot dog will cost you 36 minutes of ‘healthy’ life, but a serving of nuts and seeds adds 25 minutes

Vegetarian and vegan options have become standard fare in the American diet, from fancy restaurants to fast food chains. And many people know that the food choices they make affect their own health as well as the planet. But on a daily basis, it’s hard to know how much individual choices like buying mixed greens …

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West: Re COVID: Maybe cops should treat people like adults |  Idea

West: Re COVID: Maybe cops should treat people like adults | Idea

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Pesticides are necessary to fight hunger and protect the environment

Pesticides are necessary to fight hunger and protect the environment

In living memory, a scientist wrote a bestselling book “The war to feed all humanity is over.” It was 1968 when Paul Ehrlich declared that people had lost the war and predicted mass starvation and hundreds of millions of deaths in the coming years. Science got the scientist wrong, and Ehrlich’s population bomb was defused. …

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Looking at the pre-death interviews with convicted murderer Robert Durst

Looking at the pre-death interviews with convicted murderer Robert Durst

Interview with a murderer I interviewed convicted murderer Robert Durst. I met him. I’ve been with him. I talked to him. I was in his Galveston prison. I knew you would be sick. Cardiac arrest. Prison authorities had him hospitalized. November 13, 2003 I had one of the few specials with him. Its special front …

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