Thomas Tarurongo Wynne: In sickness and in health

Thomas Tarurongo Wynne: In sickness and in health

There were concerns Ariki were complicit in the loss of Cook Islands Maori self-determination, but in the second part in a series, Thomas Wynne says they played a critical role in improving their people’s health and education.

Build it and they will run free

Dear Editor,

A proverb says idle hands are the devils tools. When kids have nothing to do they are more likely to get into trouble. 

MPs’ shameful work habits

Dear Editor,

The landmark decision to pamper MPs with a whopping $700,000 windfall is absurd and unjustified. They do not deserve it; they did not earn it.

Letters: Rose Tuki-Brown pales next to Jacinda Ardern

Dear Editor, RAT Mave (Letters, July 11) must be commended for illustrating so succinctly what our so-called leaders are about.

Editorial: Sickeningly real impacts on our kids

POP QUIZ: NaCL is the formula of Sodium chloride, a strongly-flavoured chemical compound that is key to one of the proposed means of disinfecting Rarotonga’s drinking water. Consumed in sufficient quantities it causes poisoning and death.

Letters to the Editor

Letters: Blessed with enough for all

Smoke Signals

Smoke Signals