At 2pm three Oil Free Wellington activists locked themselves to the entrance of the NZ Petroleum and Minerals headquarters on Stout street in Wellington in protest of the distribution of new oil and gas permits across New Zealand, announced today.
The six finalists for the 2014 Roger Award for the Worst Transnational Corporation Operating in Aotearoa/New Zealand are: • ANZ • British American Tobacco NZ • Coca Cola Amatil • IAG/State Insurance • PGG Wrightson • Rio Tinto
As we gear up for another Summer of resistance to deep sea oil, come along for an informal evening to hear where the campaign is at, what companies hold which permits and what stages they're at, and what's being planned to oppose them.
While 200 New Zealand police officers are repressing protests outside of the G20 in Brisbane this week, John Key has been inside pushing the interests of giant multinational corporations to fast track the WTO and eliminate “barriers to competition.”
What: Boxing Day Football Game, all ages and skill levels welcome! Where: Parliament forecourt Time: 12 noon.
On the very day that the Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security released her report
This morning the front doors of the French Embassy in Wellington have been covered with a message to the French government.
The Freedom Shop Collective invites you to a discussion of grassroots strategy, organisation and issues for the left in the wake of the continuing failure of electoral politics.
DLANZ International Disability Day A Disabled Message to NZ Politicians and World ‘Show Integrity' 2011 TO NOW
In the final of the Old Letter Series 2009-2013 I wrote this to the Western Leader December 2011 not long after the General Election. ...DLANZ remains convinced that Governments who DON'T put people ahead of profits abdicate Sovereign Responsibility
While the world is being told that a fragile ceasefire in Gaza is holding for now, the purpose of this November summary is to report something of the daily reality both in Gaza and in the rest of Occupied Palestine.
How do we bring fundamental reforms about at a time when organized minorities and disorganized, quiescent majorities appear to be the norm in both the North and the South?
Ack Ack Academic Attack…Disabled do NOT accept Disability as an Underclass….Get Over It Able bodied!
It was 1969 when ‘Man’ first landed on the Moon, and yet we still can’t protect this Planet from comets or asteroids even down to the size of a couple of footy fields. Why?
A letter to the editor (DomPost) about the discomfort evident from the PM over the Gwyn SIS report and communications with Cameron Slater.
two wee boys
A short letter to the editor (Herald) relating to the Gwynn SIS release, posted Tuesday, 25 Nov.
A short letter to the editor (DomPost) commenting on the PM's apology to WhaleOil for releasing an e-mail, sent Monday, 24 Nov.
Come and join us to be in a fantastic photograph that let's the government know what we feel about decades of doing nothing about climate change! Bring your sarnies and feel free to stick around for a picnic on the beach.
talk given at a Wellington left strategy meeting
This Christmas, please think twice about the wireless gadgets you give your kids.