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sex work

Sex Work is About Finding Your Niche, and Upselling

"I’m a non-binary takatāpui transsexual, and I like being feminine, and I want a dick, and I don’t see why I shouldn’t."
Stevie
11.8.18
News of Zealand

Scribe Hints at Comeback After Release From Prison

"I've made a lot of mistakes in my life... many. But none have ever been as big as my comebacks."
Zoe Madden-Smith
10.30.18
SEX

When You’re a Sexologist Sex Is Work But You Also Have Two-Hour Orgasms

We spoke to Juliet Allen about redefining how we do and talk about sex.
Laura Borrowdale
10.29.18
News of Zealand

New Zealand Inches Closer to Decriminalising Abortion

A new Law Commission report offers three alternatives to our current “dehumanising” system.
Zoe Madden-Smith
10.29.18
Photos

Auckland's Armageddon Expo Was a Cosplay Arms Fair

Terrifying and adorable weapons at New Zealand's biggest fantasy day out.
VICE Staff
10.23.18
The Power and Privilege Issue

How a Teen Tried to Heal Her Town after Losing Two Friends to Suicide

By the end of 2016, Nina Griffiths, a teen from New Zealand, had won $10,000 in funding for a youth centre, expanded their peer-support program, and propelled the conversation about youth suicide back onto the national stage.
Tess McClure
10.15.18
sex work

Men Who Buy Sex on Their Ideal Relationship with Sex Workers

“They see you as more than just a dick with money.”
Frances Morton
10.3.18
Zealandia

All the Worst Questions I'm Asked As A Sex Worker

People only ever want to know one thing.
Gwyn Easterbrook-Smith
10.2.18
News of Zealand

Russell Crowe Wants New Zealand and Australia to Merge So They Can Share Jacinda

"Not trying to be controversial," the actor tweeted, "just practical."
Zoe Madden-Smith
10.2.18
octopus

Please Enjoy This Video of a Seal Slapping a Man with an Octopus

The man described the experience as “weird”.
Gavin Butler
9.27.18
News of Zealand

The Needle-Contaminated Strawberries Terrorising Australia Have Turned Up in Auckland

Choice brand strawberries have since been pulled from all Countdown and Foodstuff outlets.
Zoe Madden-Smith
9.23.18
News of Zealand

New Zealander Says He's Killed 170 Cats to Protect Local Wildlife

He says the best place for a cat in a bush suburb is under his veggie garden.
Zoe Madden-Smith
9.11.18