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Download the concert video to assist West Papuan people

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The genocide of the West Papuan people at the hands of the Indonesian military, is one of the saddest yet rarely told stories of modern times. 388 more words

General

More diversity when/if more democratic focus

The Editor,  The Dominion Post,  Wellington

04 January, 2016

Dear Editor:

Maori and Pacific Islanders are underrepresented in the GCSB and the SIS according to a recent diversity study. 89 more words

Letters

Two Islander grubs who punched a Brisbane teenager in an unprovoked attack face murder charges

Brisbane youngster Cole Miller passes away in hospital after a “coward punch” to the back of the head

Police today charged Pacific islanders Armstrong Renata and Daniel Jermaine Lee Maxwell, both 21, with grievous bodily harm over the assault of the young water polo player. 285 more words

General

My Pasifika Story

A few days ago I posted a fun/personal challenge for fellow Pacific Islanders.  I am so shocked that many PIs have done it! It’s been amazing to read all the different stories and I hope more come along the way.  1,567 more words

Personal

My-gration Story

Yes, I know I’m flirting dangerously with the laws of “legitimate” spelling but deal with it.  This is my blog and my migration story.  I spell how I want. 1,990 more words

Get Your First Look at Disney's Moana

Even though the movie is more than a year away, we cannot contain our excitement for Moana, the newest addition to Disney’s iconic princesses. Set for a Thanksgiving 2016 release, the movie will star Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson as the demigod Maui and 14-year old newcomer Auli’i Cravalho has been tapped to play the titular Princess Moana. 455 more words

Movies

There Are Many

“There is not one Pacific
There are many
From the solid slops of Mount Hagen
and  Porgera’s wealth in the west
To the Pearl locked islets… 167 more words

Oceania