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Society
Jul 25, 2018

How a strict religious upbringing prepped me for an abusive relationship

Can the meek obedience expected of children in some religious traditions make them more vulnerable to abusive relationships as adults? One domestic abuse survivor tells her story.

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Business
Jun 30, 2018

The building industry should never be trusted to self-regulate

I'm a builder, and I love bitching about red tape and building inspectors. But lately my views have changed.

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Business
Feb 28, 2018

I lived in a van for two years

His friend did it, so he thought he would try it too and save some money. In his last year at university he started living in a van. Now, two years later, he's moving on.

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Society
Jan 18, 2018

I’m a civil servant and I can no longer afford to rent in Wellington

Following our report on the increasingly chaotic rental market in Wellington, one young government employee explains why she's being forced to leave town. 

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Society
Dec 4, 2017

Social media, a broken friendship and mental health

The intricacies of social media were exacerbating her anxiety, eventually culminating in the loss of a close friendship. So she decided to go on a social media detox.

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