OPINION: It's the responsibility of whānau, hapu and iwi to look after their own children.
OPINION: Water reforms are a biggie and will only get bigger.
OPINION: Billy's generous time raised many thousands of dollars for Women's Refuge.
OPINION: Theo explained that until 'I wanted' te reo I wouldn't be interested in learning.
Opinion: Our legislation must help keep New Zealand citizens safe.
Opinion: Would that we could provide sanctuary again for frantic families seeking peace.
Opinion: Happy employees working within a positive workplace culture stick around.
Opinion: There will be an explosion of Maori elected to local councils in the future.
OPINION: Overriding concern was accountability to local ratepayers would be removed
OPINION: Parenting is not easy but little children must always come first.
OPINION: "It's not easy knowing clearly what you think needs to be done."
Merepeka Raukawa-Tait learns about putting herself first and has more time because of it.
OPINION: Today we know the downside to the operations of a paper mill.
OPINION: No party needs the unnecessary distractions Judith Collins has had to stomach.
If health is 'needs-based', why haven't Māori health needs been addressed yet?
'Always show up with a willingness to listen'.
Their lives just got more exciting.
Keep it simple and customers will keep coming
How do you go about turning a team around?
What we saw playing out in Hawke's Bay shows little has changed
Budget 2019 was not a BS Budget.
The internet provides us a platform to remain, if not anonymous at least at arm's length.
Can Alfred Ngaro successfully start a Christian Party?
You will find dedicated nurses in every hospital in the country.
Welfare reform needs a multi-departmental approach
A Capital Gains Tax equals a fairer system of taxation, Raukawa-Tait argues.
Verbal abuse is a mental health safety issue and it should not be trivialised.
Holier-than-thou people are hard to budge, they're not the "contaminated ones"
Who would want to be a young person embarking on adult life these days?
Merepeka Raukawa-Tait: No one should have been surprised by our Prime Minister last week.
Opinion: Late mayor of Opotiki a role model for local government.
What can we Learn from Malcolm Rewa?
What's a politician to do when her body language betrays her thoughts?
Merepeka Ruakawa-Tait: The racists I look out for are the covert ones.
'If you can't treat someone with dignity and respect then you need to get out'
The two new Congresswomen are known for their forthright views.
Opinion: Male bystanders can be a force for change.
Merepeka Raukawa-Tait: A plan to ensure New Zealand thrives
A staggering amount of food is going to waste every year.
Just 34 per cent of Kiwis can access $3000 easily, writes Merepeka Raukawa-Tait.
Noeline Taurua has a big job ahead of her.
Merepeka Raukawa-Tait: Study highlighting loneliness in elderly cause for concern.
Charter schools should be a choice for parents.
We should be prepared to look at any solution to stop reoffending.