Former deputy prime minister and Herald on Sunday columnist
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Paula Bennett: Why it's hard to be a white guy in NZ at the moment
OPINION: Paula Bennett Let's improve gender relations in a way that is understanding
Paula Bennett: What sort of deals would Rawiri Waititi want in a coalition?
OPINION: If Rawiri Waititi holds the balance of power at the election, what would it mean?
Paula Bennett: No, Tory, the criticism isn’t because you’re a woman
Tory Whanau Mayor of Wellington has been criticised for missing meetings.
Paula Bennett: Five offences in Jan Tinetti truancy data saga
OPINION More than half of our kids don't attend school regularly - that's the top offence.
Paula Bennett: More planning needs to go into high-density housing development
Auckland suburbs are being spoiled by poor-quality housing developments
Paula Bennett: Why Ayesha Verrall is wrong on Pharmac and cancer drugs
The Minister’s accusations are abhorrent and untrue.
Paula Bennett: Did Meka Whaitiri leave Labour or did Labour leave her?
Leaving a party should be on fundamental political differences
'They said my husband left me because I was so fat': Paula Bennett on the weight loss scam using her name
I’m angry, sick to death of my image, name and even my signature being used to scam people
Paula Bennett: PM's mantra rings hollow as health system flounders
Reports this week said 5000 Kiwi nurses have registered to practise in Australia.
Paula Bennett: What does it means to be a New Zealander?
It feels like we are increasingly divided, and it doesn’t feel good.
Paula Bennett: Marama Davidson needs to apologise to white cis men
OPINION: In her position of power, she could pull us together, not divide us.
Paula Bennett: Gender equality is vital but not at the expense of our boys
The push for equality is vital, let’s make sure it is not at the expense of our boys.
Paula Bennett: PM a chicken over Stuart Nash scandal
OPINION: Ex-Police Minister Stuart Nash went from rooster to feather duster this week.
Paula Bennett: Female tradie told to wear bigger shirt to cover breasts
Paula Bennett reflects on the highs and lows of being a woman.
Paula Bennett: Another Chris Hipkins apology - 'sorry' is not enough, he needs to change
If Hipkins could learn from previous mistakes he would not have to apologise so often.
Paula Bennett: Keep up the fight, you are not alone
Building resilience in times of chaos is helped by support of community
Paula Bennett: The broken, the bruised and the guilty
How can I feel flat and over it all when I wasn’t directly affected by the cyclone?
Paula Bennett: Govt mothballs unpopular policies; will they return?
Polling will tell Labour that many of its policies are deeply unpopular.
Paula Bennett: The changing of the guard - but not the tide
Will a new leader be enough to change Labour's decline in popularity?
Paula Bennett: A snappy push to protect fish in the Hauraki Gulf
There's a snappy push to end to bottom trawling and scallop dredging on our doorstep.
Paula Bennett: New Year resolutions are all about decisions, eventually
Self-improvement is good but there is no need to rush.
Paula Bennett: ‘I went into mum mode’ - the day I broke up a fight
Top five columns of the year from Paula Bennett.
Paula Bennett: Give the gift of a gift this Christmas
Paula Bennett is a regifter - but gives it a lot of thought.
Paula Bennett: Let’s talk safety and hope before age 16 vote
Talk of whether 16-year-olds can vote detracts from mental health, housing, crime issues.
Paula Bennett: A live example of how to bounce back
Learning resilience helps your inner voice to be positive and get you through low times
We need to pull together to get the best out of our people and this country’
Co-governance isn't working with a separatist system, says Paula Bennett
Paula Bennett: Youths have no respect for authority
Ram raids and violence will get worse if police don’t act.