Sam Brooks

Sam Brooks is a playwright, journalist and person who would really like to be able to call himself a lip-sync artist. He has seen too many episodes of too many shows you haven't heard of.

A minority community can be its own enemy

On Wednesday Express magazine published an article about Paul Heard, confirming his resignation from the New Zealand Aids Foundation in the wake of a very racist Facebook post. The community reaction was immediate, vitriolic and hugely problematic, writes Sam Brooks.