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Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017

Youth voices at COP23 – are they really being listened to?

We attended the official opening of the Climate Planet exhibit at COP23 in Bonn, Germany where the Fiji Prime Minister Bainimarama was a key...

Get the real facts. “Virgin never cared about the Samoan people.”

Very sad to see Samoans jumping up and down on Facebook about our government's decision when they don't know the real facts about whats...

Samoa AND Singapore? No, he’s not. Or is he?

It's a relief to have the coach of our National Sevens team clear up any questions about him running a High Performance Academy in...

Samoa heading for a Public Health Crisis

Before the Department of Health was split into the Ministry of Health and the National Health Service, Public Health was in every way, the...

Super Nines and the dirty politics

Before anything else, I congratulate the Super Nines U20s winner Knights for winning the inaugural rugby championships. They fought long and hard and deserved...

Marijuana has many benefits

Re: Marijuana a Cash crop for Samoa? The world is waking up to the fact that we have all been mislead over this plant and...

Maligning businesses in Samoa is becoming common practise

23 September, 2017. Samoa - Re: McDonalds Samoa busy as usual and "all for moving forward". The proof is in the pudding Maligning businesses in Samoa is becoming...
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Brazil must protect its remaining ‘uncontacted’ indigenous Amazonians

19 September, 2017. In a remote corner of far-western Brazil lies the Vale do Javari, home to one of the greatest concentrations of isolated...
The window for staving off the worst of climate change is wider than we thought, but still pretty narrow. Tatiana Grozetskaya/Shutterstock.com

Keeping global warming to 1.5 degrees: really hard, but not impossible

19 September, 2017. The Paris climate agreement has two aims: “holding the increase in global average temperature to well below 2℃ above pre-industrial levels...

Vote Yes – Protecting the legal right to marry the man I love

18 September, 2017. Australia - I was in a relationship for 20+ years. We both came here to Sydney Australia in 1992. My partner was so...