Ayelet Zoran-Rosen

Ayelet Zoran-Rosen is a historian based at the University of Auckland

Jul 26, 2021

The fascinating history of public vaccine campaigns

The life-saving medical innovation has faced suspicion and distrust ever since it was first devised, more than 200 years ago.

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Mar 30, 2020

History, hope, and Covid-19

Covid-19 will transform society, just as the plague and smallpox transformed nations centuries ago. This time, however, we have something they didn't.

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Sep 12, 2019

New Zealand history must be taught in schools – for the sake of our future

The prime minister has some news about the place of New Zealand history in the school curriculum. Recent events show us how crucial it is that it's given the prominence it deserves.

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May 21, 2019

Vaccination: A brief and sadly necessary history of its life-saving powers

The privilege many 21st-century parents think they have – to choose what illness will befall their children and how they will recover from it – is a relatively new phenomenon

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