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White Night : John Miller in conversation

By   /  March 15, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  Comments Off on White Night : John Miller in conversation

Marking the 50th Year anniversary of capturing protest in New Zealand, John Miller’s photographic archive shows over half a decade of protest and the wide range of people involved from all walks of New Zealand society, who were and are united by their passion for protesting for what they believe in. Pierre Peeters gAllery and […]

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Conscious Roots Festival 2017

By   /  March 15, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  Comments Off on Conscious Roots Festival 2017

WHEN: March 18 – March 19
WHERE: Hongoeka Marae, Plimmerton, New Zealand

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The Daily Poem – Dancing crazy by Peter Le Baige

By   /  March 14, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  Comments Off on The Daily Poem – Dancing crazy by Peter Le Baige

The Daily Poem – Dancing crazy by Peter Le Baige

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How Footrot Flats shaped my identity as a New Zealander

By   /  March 13, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  9 Comments

My childhood was shaped by Footrot Flats. Every year in the stocking would be the annual Footrot Flats compilation – every summer I would feast on Ball’s rural farming fantasy world, giggling my way through his interpretation of what being a Kiwi was.

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The Daily Poem – Detachments – 1 & 2 by Mark Prisco

By   /  March 13, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  Comments Off on The Daily Poem – Detachments – 1 & 2 by Mark Prisco

Detachments – 1 & 2 by Mark Prisco

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Rest in Peace Murray Ball

By   /  March 12, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  3 Comments

Footrot Flats creator Murray Ball has died

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AAAP Film Fundraiser: Moonlight

By   /  March 11, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  Comments Off on AAAP Film Fundraiser: Moonlight

What: Moonlight
Where: The Lido Cinema, 427 Manukau Road, Epsom, Auckland (venue is wheelchair accessible)
When: 02 April 2017, 8:20pm
Ticket Price: $20

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The Daily Poem – Sweet Summer Songs by Peter Rimmer

By   /  March 9, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  Comments Off on The Daily Poem – Sweet Summer Songs by Peter Rimmer

Sweet Summer Songs by Peter Rimmer

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DOCUMENTARY FESTIVAL REELS IN TOP FILMS FOR THE 2017 PROGRAMME

By   /  March 8, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  Comments Off on DOCUMENTARY FESTIVAL REELS IN TOP FILMS FOR THE 2017 PROGRAMME

The Documentary New Zealand Trust presents
Doc Edge International Film Festival (Doc Edge)
Wellington, 10 – 21 May
Auckland, 24 May – 5 June

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Māngere East Cultural Festival

By   /  March 8, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  Comments Off on Māngere East Cultural Festival

The Māngere East Cultural Festival celebrates the many cultures and communities that make our neighbourhood such a vibrant and special place. The free family event is a chance to share our food, our arts and crafts, and our songs, dances, games and music! This year’s festival will be held NEXT Saturday, 11 March at at […]

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95bFM Bands in the Park with The Phoenix Foundation!

By   /  March 8, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  Comments Off on 95bFM Bands in the Park with The Phoenix Foundation!

Hold up… did you just say that AUSA and 95bFM are doing a free gig in Albert Park with the Phoenix Foundation??? Yup. Do you like spending your Friday afternoon sitting in the sun, sipping on a beer/cider/non-alcoholic beverage of your choice and listening to some of the best music and up and coming artists […]

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Sundaise Festival 2017

By   /  March 8, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  Comments Off on Sundaise Festival 2017

Sundaise is a three-day celebration of music, art and sustainability in a hidden valley of native bush near Waihi. From humble beginnings in 2011, Sundaise has become one of the New Zealand festival circuit’s best kept secrets with it’s high quality production, coupled with luscious and unique styling, we transform our valley of native bush […]

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2nd Wake Up Call by Wanda Kiel-Rapana

By   /  March 8, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  Comments Off on 2nd Wake Up Call by Wanda Kiel-Rapana

2nd Wake Up Call by Wanda Kiel-Rapana

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FLAPS Retouched

By   /  March 7, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  Comments Off on FLAPS Retouched

I’ll show you mine, if you show me yours.

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Rally in Dunedin to oppose proposed closure of Cadbury

By   /  March 7, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  Comments Off on Rally in Dunedin to oppose proposed closure of Cadbury

A rally will be held on Saturday, March 11th in Dunedin to protest the proposed closure of the iconic Cadbury factory, with the loss of nearly 400 jobs.

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Makeup Purchases

By   /  March 7, 2017  /  LaQuisha St Redfern, Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  Comments Off on Makeup Purchases

The first time I purchased my own makeup was in 1994 at a pharmacy in Chartwell Square, a sprawling shopping mall in suburban Hamilton. I’d been pilfering my mother’s for years, but in my ill-fated first year of university I had drawn down the “materials costs” component of my student loan and I was heading in for some concealer.

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