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Teuila Fuatai: How the Government continues to fail Māori in Covid
OPINION: Why are local leaders and the Government at odds over summer travel?
Teuila Fuatai: Kicking out 'unruly' Kāinga Ora tenants not the answer
In the new year, we need a new response to stalemate over misbehaving Kainga Ora tenants.
Teuila Fuatai: Bath ban wrong response to tragic deaths
OPINION: Instead of addressing its own failures, IHC removes residents' basic choices.
Teuila Fuatai: Overseas travel a distant daydream in the age of Covid
Pre-Covid travel stint feels like a different era, if not whole other universe right now.
Teuila Fuatai: Why South Africa cricketer's racism journey matters
OPINION: Teuila Fuatai on cricketer's decision not to take the knee.
Teuila Fuatai: Air fryers and why busy lives are a bad frame of mind
OPINION: Striving to be more productive might also be filling your world with stress.
Teuila Fuatai: Why we need to embrace the Covid middle ground
Opinion: Life's not going back, so let's figure out how to exist in our new normal.
Teuila Fuatai: Why are Israel Adesanya and NZ's elite solo athletes being given the Covid cold shoulder?
Some of our brightest solo stars feeling shafted by Government's handling of Covid rules.
Teuila Fuatai: Can my boss make me get vaccinated?
Vaccination push raises questions around health and safety requirements and obligations.
Teuila Fuatai: Health Ministry needs to own its role in Covid racism
Naming subcluster ethnicity made already stressful situation worse for affected families.
Teuila Fuatai: Alarming case numbers didn't need to be this bad
OPINION: Another week at level 4 and we're still failing to learn from our mistakes.
Teuila Fuatai: Debate over arming police misses the problem
OPINION: Getting to the root of violence must come first.
Teuila Fuatai: Māori vs science debate misses point
Indigenous knowledge should be valued beside Western systems, not pitted against them.
Teuila Fuatai: Hospo labour logic no longer palatable
OPINION: Pandemic has forcibly halted a business model that should never have flourished.
Teuila Fuatai: Giving koha to gang the right thing to do
Understanding how pōwhiri and koha work is simply part of that process.
Teuila Fuatai: Lift sexual harm burden from victims or we'll never change culture
OPINION: It's the only way to break the cycle of violence and harassment.
Teuila Fuatai: Panthers have made NZ fairer, but fight's not over
Understanding what Panthers have achieved tells story of Pasifika struggle in Aotearoa.
Teuila Fuatai: Bridge-biking debate triggers factional fault-lines
OPINION: Exactly what are we missing out on so that bike/pedestrian bridge can be made?
Teuila Fuatai: Thorny issue of mental health in elite tennis
OPINION: Naomi Osaka's French Open exit spotlights mental health of elite tennis athletes.
Teuila Fuatai: No quick fix to Sāmoa's political crisis
Leadership power-struggle fuelling debate over what country's democracy should look like.
Teuila Fuatai: Doing a runner on my jogging dreams
OPINION: Training for a half-marathon - it sounded like so much fun...
Teuila Fuatai: Motels no cure for a housing emergency
OPINION: Emergency housing system is broken and Govt needs to step up and fix it.
Teuila Fuatai: Warning - traffic content: Trials of an Auckland commuter
OPINION: Cautionary tales for anyone braving the daily suburb-to-CBD transport grind.
Teuila Fuatai: Coming to grips with the Sāmoan election
Milestone election for Samoa chance to reflect on what it means to look back from afar.
Teuila Fuatai: Bureaucrats slowing pace of mental health change
OPINION: Appetite for new direction is strong but those at the top are dragging the chain.
Teuila Fuatai: Keeping calm and Karen on up Queen Charlotte Track
Those boots weren't made for walking - but would I do it all again? In a heartbeat.
Teuila Fuatai: The irony in the Police Ten 7 racism debate
OPINION: The twist in the drama came via an apology - from a surprising quarter.
Teuila Fuatai: Understanding anxiety and depression
OPINION: Essential to getting back on track is recognising what is wrong.
Teuila Fuatai: NZ needs to step up fight against 501 deportations
OPINION: Proposed Aussie law change means a dire situation is about to get worse.
Teuila Fuatai: Are flexible work conditions Covid's silver lining?
OPINION: While many struggle, for others, Covid has reinvented work.
Teuila Fuatai: Vaccine errors mar rollout's first week
OPINION: Confusion and contempt erupted last week because it was unclear who qualified.
Teuila Fuatai: Has John Banks set the tone of corporate anti-racism conversation?
OPINION: Vodafone's policy was an interesting development in Banks' exit from radio.
Teuila Fuatai: What we can learn from Breakers star's MIQ ordeal
OPINION: Publicly showcasing adverse circumstances should not be needed to gain attention.
Teuila Fuatai: Pace yourself for the Christmas home run
OPINION: We've made it to the home stretch, but the year isn't over yet.
Teuila Fuatai: Gaping holes in hate crime data collection
OPINION: The first step to tackling hate crime in NZ is accurately measuring it.
Teuila Fuatai: Understanding NZ's privilege among migrants
OPINION: Life in NZ - even with challenges and adversity - holds promise for migrants.
Teuila Fuatai: Change by stealth - the one giant favour social media has done for us
OPINION: I work in mainstream journalism. Here's why I don't hate Google and Facebook.
Teuila Fuatai: First-class housing problems at the dinner table
OPINION: Housing crises bring out the best, worst and most nonsensical in all of us.
Teuila Fuatai: Poor student attendance not a choice
OPINION: Issue of kids going off to earn instead of learn has been misread.
Teuila Fuatai: After a disappointing 3 years, it's delivery time
OPINION: Labour has a sizeable group of Pasifika MPs. How will it respond to their needs?
Teuila Fuatai: Getting some spring back in my step
OPINION: A 're-reset' hike takes a little more effort than expected.
Teuila Fuatai: Orchard scheme needs a thorough prune
OPINION: We have fantastic fruit pickers. Why don't we look after them properly?
Teuila Fuatai: Reality of families' plight eludes Judith Collins
OPINION: Candidates' word choice reveals how well they grasp a problem.
Teuila Fuatai: Equity policy proves too successful for its own good
COMMENT: Why medical school is reviewing pathway for Māori and Pasifika students.
Teuila Fuatai: A testing-enough time now reaches critical mass
COMMENT: Since when do we 'plough ahead' when it comes to public health restrictions?
Teuila Fuatai: A plea to engage with conspiracy theorists
COMMENT: Extreme beliefs in everyday conversation should not be brushed aside.
Teuila Fuatai: Vitriol harms Pasifika as much as Covid
COMMENT: South Auckland and its communities are at the centre of the current cluster.
Teuila Fuatai: Lack of diversity in science unmasked
COMMENT: Research heroes are tackling the lack of diversity in scientific institutions.
Teuila Fuatai: Abortion, Harete Hipango and the PM
COMMENT: The abortion debate finds its way back to the political chambers.
Teuila Fuatai: Making a serious play at returning to competitive sport
COMMENT: So, I thought this is what returning to competitive sport feels like in your 30s.
Teuila Fuatai: NZDF faces challenges in changing culture
COMMENT: There is some hope for those who struggle in the toxic military culture.
Teuila Fuatai: Untangling Oranga Tamariki's problems
COMMENT: Tracey Martin shifts the blame over Oranga Tamariki staff allegations.
Cafe's 'speak English' sign: The full story of this so-called racism row
COMMENT: Why it pays to get the facts straight when addressing racism.
Teuila Fuatai: Wage subsidy arithmetic hurts couriers
COMMENT: The subsidy scheme highlights problems with courier contracts.
Teuila Fuatai: Hard not to worry about my GP dad during Covid-19 crisis
COMMENT: He's not technically on the Covid-19 "frontline", but it's close enough for me.
Teuila Fuatai: Politicians help me handle the pressures of lockdown
COMMENT: How world leaders are helping me get through Covid-19.
Teuila Fuatai: Shane Jones' rhetoric blurs a key election issue
COMMENT: Shane Jones made good points that were lost in Indian comments controversy.
Teuila Fuatai: We are all losers if we pull the pin on the Peter Singers of this world
Comment: When PR trumps free speech we are all losers writes columnist Teuila Fuatai.
Teuila Fuatai: The Cabinet needs to see beyond the public sector
Is the year of media mergers finally here, asks Teuila Fuatai?
Teuila Fuatai: Three unstoppable women on the front lines honouring Te Tiriti
What does it look like to respect the Treaty of Waitangi in 2020?
Teuila Fuatai: Understanding Ihumātao dispute a victory for Soul
COMMENT: For myself, the Ihumātao protest and its leaders are the news story of 2019.