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SYNTHETICS A West Auckland whānau issued a public challenge to drug dealers to stop selling synthetic drugs. Memphis Pitman died less than two weeks ago. His whānau believe it was his addiction to synthetic drugs that caused his death. HUMANS Neglect, death, hope. Walk up to complete strangers in the South Auckland suburb of Ōtara and ask them for their highs and lows this year. The result. Humans openly sharing their personal stories. TARANAKI We head to Taranaki to talk to former Mayor Andrew Judd and the duo behind the critically acclaimed movie, Waru.