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Joe Connell spent six years working in and around government in Wellington. He's now of no fixed abode, travelling Latin America and across Asia this year, blogging about travel experiences and policy issues.

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Behind the Great Firewall

Being without Facebook for eight weeks pales in comparison with the fact that China's internet censorship works.

Cashing in on Venezuela's crisis

Travel advisories be damned, Joe Connell heads to Venezuela – and finds a cheap travel experience comes at a cost to both the locals and his safety.

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