OASIS reports on 'Operation Speargun', Project Cortex and the NZ Intelligence Community.
Ten New Zealand health organisations have released a joint ‘Call to Action on Climate Change and Health’ today.
Wellington musicians are banding together to support artistic freedom. This concert, Off Key, protests the New Zealand Electoral Commission’s view that satirical song and video Planet Key is an “election programme” and an “election advertisement”.
As Australia looks set to ram through a suite of new anti-terrorism laws, it is worth considering if the New Zealand government will shortly attempt to do the same.
The 12th to the 16th of November will see Brisbane playing host to the G20 Summit.
Statoil, the Norwegian oil company is about to begin the first stage of its fifteen year work programme to explore for oil in the deep and dangerous waters off the west coast of Northland.
So, John Key has decided to double down on Glenn Greenwald's revelations about GCSB spying, promising to declassify and release documents showing that a proposed panopticon was discussed but never implemented:
Hit the Nelson streets with us, as we work with Avaaz.org in this Historic Global Event – People’s Climate March! Fun filled family afternoon – Face paint, music and dance!
The donors who attend the upcoming Cairo conference will probably make the same pledges they made at the two previous conferences and then once again fail to fulfil them.
Brunei is under fire for its anti-gay, anti-women legislation facing boycott around the world but its business is still very welcome in New Zealand
the relative worth of parliament votes
Muhammad Daniel plans only to return back to New Zealand. But has said, only on the grounds that New Zealand government legalize medical marijuana for public use.
Disabled Hegelian Dialectic to World Politics: If NATO ever needed a Rapid Reaction Force, and then sends in one with a Design for a Future instead of Damage and Control. Disabled need Peace
President Abbas has, indeed, prioritised “peace with Israel.” He has devised plans for resuming negotiations, and is still banking on American support for such talks. This is the only explanation for the current anti-Hamas media campaign.
AARGH! (the Aotearoa Anarchist Growth Hormone) is 16 pages of radical analysis and commentary published by the Freedom Shop Collective. This issue includes articles about elections, voting and political parties.
Chch post-quakes victims are facing severe discrimination which is a human rights issue but they are being deprived of hearing the human rights truth and ethical human rights plan, which emphasizes 'bottom-up' development firmly based on the UDHR.
Disabled Frame says No to Domestic or any other Violence...by any Name...this is a personal view from one who lives the same
13th Latin American Film Festival started in Auckland. Alexander Lowë reviews critically acclaimed Peruvian movie 'Undertow' (Contracorriente) that will be screened across NZ during the festival. Festival is a free event.
Can the BRICS wrest control of the global economy from the United States and Europe, or will their internal contradictions tear them apart?
Unity Books Wellington & Awa Press warmly invite you to celebrate the publication of The Catch
How can we understand the Treaty of Waitangi and its history in today’s context, and how might we apply this understanding to our daily life?
The New zealander adventurer Mark Taylor is planning to leave Syria around late October. He said, he destroyed his current passport and requested a new passport from the New Zealand government but has recieve no reply from NZ officials.