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Alan Duff: Aleppo - not our problem
World

Alan Duff: Aleppo - not our problem

COMMENT: The situation is complex even for the people who live there, let alone us trying to understand it. None of our business.

Alan Duff: So, time for a good feed?
World

Alan Duff: So, time for a good feed?

COMMENT: Kiwis, don't come and eat in France or Spain with that tuck-in mentality to a good feed. They just don't get it in these parts, says Alan Duff.

Alan Duff: US 'weird and contradictory'
World

Alan Duff: US 'weird and contradictory'

COMMENT: Why is the US election down to being between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton? Alan Duff reckons it's because the US is weird and contradictory.

Alan Duff: Life cannot be that bad
New Zealand

Alan Duff: Life cannot be that bad

COMMENT: Drink in each lucky moment, folks. Stop sweating the small things or getting vexed over piffling matters. You don't know how lucky you are.

Maori must help Maori to fly high
Kahu

Maori must help Maori to fly high

COMMENT: Tribal authorities have an important role to play in lifting the lives and aspirations of their people.

World has lost a great hero
Sport

World has lost a great hero

Millions of words have already been written and spoken on Muhammad Ali, and virtually nothing new can be said of a legend.

Alan Duff: Real men don't beat up kids
Kahu

Alan Duff: Real men don't beat up kids

COMMENT: We can't let Moko Rangitoheriri's death be forgotten - or be a vengeful mob storming the Taupo police cells to lynch Moko's evil killers.

Alan Duff: Time to get your gear off
Kahu

Alan Duff: Time to get your gear off

COMMENT: You know life can change for a few people to something unrecognisable. But I don't think the basics change, at least with most, writes Alan Duff.