Tracey Barnett

Tracey Barnett is an Auckland-based American-Kiwi journalist.

Feb 3, 2017

The forgotten NZ deal behind Trump's disastrous phone call with Australia's PM

President Trump reportedly called his fiery conversation with Malcolm Turnbull "the worst call so far" and later tweeted he would "study this dumb deal" to allow into the United States 1250 refugees currently being held in Australian detention centres. To help out student of international diplomacy Donald Trump – and the rest of us – Tracey Barnett explains the background to the deal.

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Nov 10, 2016

Gutted, hugely: U.S-New Zealander Tracey Barnett on the election result

All day we’re publishing responses from interesting and informed New Zealanders to last night's seismic elections. In this installment, American-born journalist Tracey Barnett tries to find light amongst the despair.

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