Welcome to my newsletter “Nick’s Kōrero”, political satire, news, and views, from Aotearoa New Zealand. Writing about our people, our stories, the choices we have, and some other things too.

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So much communication on social media is a negative experience, there are no trolls in the discussions on my site, but a group of intelligent thoughtful folks (that’s you) sharing thoughts and ideas. By all means disagree or provide alternative arguments but in a civil way.

If you were having a conversation in a bar you wouldn’t feel obliged to include the neanderthal at the next table saying idiotic offensive things. I don’t see why we should have to put up with that online either.

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Nick Rockel 

Five children, two doggos, one grand-fellow, and my darling wife Fi. I've done a few other things, and now I write Nick's Kōrero.