Ruth Mave: Understanding non-consensual sex

Ruth Mave: Understanding non-consensual sex

When talking about sex, we often make it easier by referring to the topic as something else, such as the ‘birds and the bees’!

Travis Moore: Criminalisation of same-sex threat to heterosexual relationships

The hero of our extended family is my gay brother. This is his story.

Thomas Wynne: A sickening legacy

In the 1840s, the early missionaries estimated the population of Rarotonga to be between 6000 and 7000.

Liz Raizis: Our Cook Islands family includes LGBTQ+ people, as well as 24 MPs

OPINION: Some years ago at The Rarotongan Beach Resort we had a wonderful poolside show every Sunday featuring the island-style choir, E Matike!

John Dunn: The case against criminalisation

An open letter to MPs: The recent recommendation from the Select Committee to maintain criminalisation of homosexuality demands comment. As a Cook Islander and New Zealander I am greatly saddened by this decision.

Letters to the Editor

Letters: Police office suspended, not sacked

Smoke Signals

Smoke Signals