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Maungārongo ki te Whenua

posted on 15 August 2014 interview with SGI President Ikeda translated into Te Reo

Ko te urupounamu a Alastair Thompson (kaihanga o SCOOP) i te Perehitini o Soka Gakkai International (SGI), ko Daisaku Ikeda.

 Maungārongo ki te Whenua: ko te wāhi ki te mana tangata, ki te riri kūpapa, ki te mahi ngātahi a ngā whakapono, ki te ipurangi me te  tuakoi wai i a tātou e rapu ana i te maungārongo o te ao

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iChoose in the Media

posted on 6 March 2013

On 1 March, Scoop editor Alastair Thomson attended the iChoose performance at Kelston Boys High in Waitakere.  He interviewed director Lisa Brickell and ICAP producer Kay Yoshikawa and asks the question “why bring the show to NZ?”  Check out the interview plus the video clips on the show and workshop (including a moving segment when the entire auditorium of school boys broke out into a spontaneous haka in appreciation for the show) on

Other media coverage includes an interview with the cast and crew by Auckland based Chinese/ English news channel, WTV – see

And article by independent blogger Amazon News Media -  see