OPINION: For six months I’ve coughed, had blue lips and shortness of breath. I knew that if I was having such a hard time with a small virus, then I was going to really suffer if I caught Covid...
OPINION: After going blind because I was not inoculated against measles as a child, I feel lucky and honoured to be able to get a Covid-19 vaccination that is free and safe.
OPINION: If I can overcome my extreme fear of needles, you can too.
OPINION: I'm vaccinated for Aotearoa and for people needing precious ICU beds on their worst days, something I know from personal experience is a blessing during dark times
OPINION: Getting the Covid-19 vaccination is a chance for each of us to set the standard for everyone in Aotearoa and for our nation to take a united stand against the virus!
OPINION: I was so proud of her. I saw a single tear slip out before the needle went in, but she knew it was the right decision to help her brother.
OPINION: I decided to get vaccinated, not because of mandates or nagging, but because I need to protect people who will not handle the virus well.
OPINION: New Zealand, maybe look at New South Wales' Covid-19 roadmap for hope that vaccination will lead to more freedom.
OPINION: Stigma is such a strong term. It’s inflammatory, it’s discriminatory and can lead to real harm.
ASSIGNMENT: We want to hear why you got vaccinated and why it mattered for you and your whānau.
OPINION: My dream is for women and other vulnerable people to be able to walk and run without watching over their shoulder.
OPINION: How have our children been impacted by sacrificing parts of their childhood to help protect our 'team of 5 million' during the pandemic?
OPINION: The All Blacks need to combat strong defensive teams like South Africa, instead of trying to play like the Harlem Globetrotters of rugby.
LOCKDOWN CHALLENGE: We know Auckland kids have the skills to build the coolest obstacle courses. Show us.
OPINION: Companies spend hours planning strategies, but the mental wellness of staff must also take priority.
LOCKDOWN CHALLENGE: The kids of Auckland are getting back into nature to beat the lockdown blues.
OPINION: 'Being a mother to a child who was sexually abused by a family member is a club I never fathomed I'd be in. Yet, here I am.'
LOCKDOWN CHALLENGE: Kids of Auckland, show us what you are doing to get out into nature this spring to help beat the level-3 lockdown blues.
READER PHOTOS: Sunsets captured by Stuff readers this week may be some of the most beautiful we've ever seen.
OPINION: Increasing competition by bringing another operator into the supermarket duopoly might be the easiest fix to help bring down the high cost of food.