Diversity New Zealand Limited and Philip Patston

Leading new conversations about diversity, complexity and change — online and offline

The best of DiversityNZ – October 2015

We thought we’d change things up and, instead of individually reposting what we publish on Diversity New Zealand’s social networks, today we start a monthly digest. Enjoy :)


Kia ora and welcome. Discover what we do and why.

Society is changing more and more quickly. Cultures are becoming more and more intermingled; gender and sexual identity have never been binary but are now far more openly fluid; and the complexity of our ability to function is increasing as we live longer due to technological and medical advancement. We need new ways to think…


DPSN: Sarah and Ren DPSN VLOG

Originally posted on dpsn:
Sarah and Ren discuss Asexuality, Polyamory and Queerness in this month’s DPSN Video Blog. Sarah is also a comic artist, and you can find her work…

14 September 2015

PHILIP’S BLOG: Flags, refugees and the bigger question of borders

The mere fact, that people are running from their countries and being refused entry into others, demonstrates a larger international malaise around nationalism and border control.

12 September 2015

MELT YOUR MIND: Melting the dog

Originally posted on melt your mind:
This is what happens when a neural network feeds back into itself. Via Yael Demedetskaya

12 September 2015

DPSN: Nikki’s Natter – Dear Dad…

Originally posted on dpsn:
Nikki Frittmann is a notetaker and reader/writer for students with disabilities at AUT University.  She has Spina Bifida and lives in Auckland with her husband and two…

7 September 2015

MELT YOUR MIND: The Science of Six Degrees of Separation

Originally posted on melt your mind:
Are all people on Earth really connected through just six steps? Source: Veritasium

6 September 2015

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