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Mike Rudd was an online dating entrepreneur before digital entrepreneurs were even invented. Michael Absolum was my best mate back in Otahuhu College. He is...
Reciting and recording whakapapa is a skill which reflects the importance of genealogy in Māori society. It helps esh out the story of leadership, land and fishing rights, kinship and status. As I understand it, and this is far from my specialist topic, reciting whakapapa with the speaker’s name spoken after the lineage description is a correct method of formal self introduction.
The Bosnian war, involving the breakup of the former Yugoslavia in 1992, was a violent and bloody affair. The international community decided to deploy humanitarian relief, and armed forces to enforce a peaceful solution.
I'm enjoying a genuine good feeling for the future, tingling in my hardened arteries after spending summer in and around the Bay of Plenty.
I remember the facts - the sights - the smells - the sounds - the journeys - the accommodation - the meals - the schools. But I don’t remember how I felt.
Mike Rudd, RAF fighter jet pilot and Otahuhu College boy, puts aside his grumpy old man image, just for one day, to champion the Millennials.