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.
On 21 August last year, parliament passed a new law expanding the powers of the Government Communications Security Bureau.
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!
Whether you are takatāpui yourself, or a family member or friend who’d like to know more, this is for you. Takatapui 2014 is three days of whakawhanaungatanga and kotahitanga with fabulous events scattered throughout.
The level of violence against women and children in New Zealand is a source of national and international shame. Join together and with a shared voice march from Civic Square at noon on Monday, September 15th (gather from 11am).
The University of Otago is going to debate "Dirty Politics" Nicky Hager's last book.
The Youth for Human Rights (YHR) Florida group was hard at work at the Back to School Event in Tampa on Saturday, August 16th. An event hundreds of parents and students attended to get prepared for the upcoming school year.
The National Democratic Front of the Philippines-Eastern Visayas condoles with the family and friends of our dear Nila “Comrade Edna” Montes, who died of illness last August 15, 2014 while under the custody of the Government of the Philippines (GPH).
Exclusive growth for exclusive group of wealthiest businessmen.
A Forum is being held today hosted by a number of Disability agencies to provide Political parties a view of disabled people's concerns. Here are DLANZ contributions to date.
"We cannot ignore the fact that foreign that foreign ownership of land is central to the proposal," Bello said.
See my various reports on exactly how the fbi engages in and encourages brutality here and elsewhere. Thank you kindly.
A few debate-changing points of information about ISIS:
Are Emirates Sheikhs getting special treatment at the price of national security amidst human rights violations?
Various media commentators have suggested that there's little difference between the actions of Slater and National, and that of Nicky Hager. The comparison is as lazy as it is false.
See my reports that suggest that atrocities are not limited to those committed by USA's enemies, but are committed globally (even against our own veterans) by our very own government.
Over $27 million of our tax money is invested in companies which profit from the attacks on Gaza, and from brutal human rights abuses in the West Bank.