Francis studied History, gaining a first class honours in 2014. He is interested in politics, music and popular culture. His thesis looked at nuclear themes in Japanese film history. More >>
The City, Design, Politics, and Pirates
Featured ProjectDon't Dream It's Over: Reimagining Journalism in Aotearoa New Zealand Don't Dream It's Over looks at how journalism is changing and how it might flourish again. The book explores the strengths and weaknesses of the traditional media a... More >>
The home of Dan Slevin's movie reviews on the web (including the Cinematica podcast and RNZ Nine to Noon audio).
Dan Slevin is a New Zealand-based writer, broadcaster and consultant. He was cinema reviewer for the Capital Times weekly newspaper from September 2006 until its demise in April 2013, seeing and reviewing every film commercially released in Wellingto... More >>
Future Market Insights is the premier provider of market intelligence and consulting services
Future Market Insights is the premier provider of market intelligence and consulting services, serving clients in over 150 countries. FMI is headquartered in Dubai, UAE, and has its global delivery center in India. In addition to these, FMI also carr... More >>
Greenpeace exists because this fragile earth deserves a voice.
Greenpeace is an independent global campaigning organisation that acts to change attitudes and behaviour, to protect and conserve the environment and to promote peace. More >>
International Payments Expertly Done
HiFX is one of the largest foreign exchange and international payment specialists in the world, managing over $30 billion on behalf of over 100,000 clients worldwide every year. Large enough to undertake the biggest transactions, yet small enoug... More >>
What is HiveMind?
Welcome to HiveMind - Scoop's new public engagement platform. HiveMind is an experiment including our readers in co-creating a more participatory and interactive public media conversation. We believe online public engagement tools can help group... More >>
Scoop Arts Editor
Educated at Cambridge and UCLA; worked on several major Hollywood feature films and as a Kundalini Yoga instructor in Los Angeles; currently enjoying life in Wellington. More >>
Otaihanga Second Opinion is a regular health systems blog in New Zealand.
Ian Powell is the editor of the health systems blog 'Otaihanga Second Opinion.' He is also a columnist for New Zealand Doctor, occasional columnist for the Sunday Star Times, and contributor to the Victoria University hosted Democracy Project. For ov... More >>
by Scoop Amplifier
When an iconic New Zealand brand such as Telecom decides it needs to change its name, it has to be supposed it has pretty good reasons for doing so. This series of articles explores: What is the purpose of rebranding and repositioning as Spark?... More >>
Enterprise Fleet Management Solutions
Founded in 2007, Imarda builds and deploys sophisticated software and hardware capabilities which are transforming Fleet Management systems across the globe. Imarda's strength and point of differentiation lies in its revolutionary configurable ‘Acti... More >>
Writer and Researcher
I like to stick to the truth. Or at least, the facts. I initiate my own freelance projects, and I'm also a hired gun. More >>
Public policy and public narrative researcher
Dr Jess Berentson-Shaw is a public policy and public narrative researcher. She has held roles across academic, government and non-government organisations translating knowledge, and working to get evidence for collective wellbeing at the heart of dec... More >>
Joseph is Co-editor of Scoop and Editor of The Dig. Joseph is an editor, writer, and social entrepreneur with an interest in open and participatory media and business models. In 2019, Joseph founded The Dig. Joseph has qualifications in law and anthr... More >>
Political Economist, Scoop Columnist
Keith Rankin taught economics at Unitec in Mt Albert since 1999. An economic historian by training, his research has included an analysis of labour supply in the Great Depression of the 1930s, and has included estimates of New Zealand's GNP going bac... More >>
Wellington Scoop Editor
Lindsay Shelton started work as a journalist with the Dominion, then the Sydney Morning Herald and later TVNZ, where he was editor of network news. Then he became the first Marketing Director of the NZ Film Commission. He's been editing Wellington Sc... More >>
Content from the Local Democracy Reporting (LDR) service is published by Scoop as a registered New Zealand Media Outlet LDR Partner.
Political Journalist and Independent Academic Researcher
Journalist and independent academic researcher with primary interests in politics and literature. As a researcher I am a contributor to various academic publications, including Alluvium journal of 21st century literature, The Literary London Journal... More >>
Max Rashbrooke is a journalist and author working in Wellington, New Zealand, where he writes about politics, finance and social issues. More >>
Green, healthy living made easy.
Melanie Rands co-founded New Zealand company ecostore with her husband Malcolm Rands in 1993 from their home in a permaculture eco village in Northland. For 20 years ecostore has been creating plant and mineral based cleaning products, body and baby ... More >>