The scandal-mired Indian coal miner Adani is a step closer to its plan to take 12.5 billion litres of water from a river in drought-stricken Queensland for a mine which would be the biggest in Australia and one of the biggest in the world.
Despite the government’s recent announcement for no new offshore petroleum permits, existing permit holders continue to drill on and offshore, and new permits may be issued onshore in Taranaki.
There is another online course with the Institute for Social Ecology. They call it a ‘fall course’ but obviously it is spring in the Southern Hemisphere 🙂
The far right want racism and neo-fascism to be mainstreamed and to do that they need help from people within the mainstream political environment, and they are getting that help. by people such as Trotter, Peters and Poulain.
Bus drivers across Wellington are about to go on strike, for the first time since the 1990s.
There are currently three investigations under way into state agencies’ use of private investigator company Thompson & Clark (TCIL). But one could be forgiven for being a bit cynical about who is investigating whom and to what standard.
By GetUp! Thousands more doctors, nurses and health professionals have joined the Australian Medical Association and called for the Australian prime minister, Scott Morrison, to get refugee children off the Nauru Island prison camp.
Wellington Zinefest is back for 2018 and will be held on Saturday 17th November at the new creative campus, Te Auaha, at 65 Dixon street from 12pm – 4pm.
We on the front lines of conflict present our everlasting stand against evil . http://rochester.indymedia.org/node/147688
When looking at the free world the word that comes to mind is consternation. The British prime minister, the French president, the German chancellor are undecided. They do not know what to do. They only say trivialities . And fascism comes along
Two new books are must reads for anti-coal activists to equip readers to bring about the needed social and ecological changes. They are The Coal Truth and Adani and the war over coal.
Young people will not wait for action on climate change - and right across Australia high school students are stepping up and taking matters into their own hands. The young will be most affected by the impacts of climate change and today's decisions.
By Diet Simon, sourcing from WGAR News On January 26 1788 the first of many British fleets carrying convicts arrived in what is now Sydney. Officially the date is celebrated as Australia Day. Indigenous Australians have long objected to that.
This article tongue-in-cheek celebrates Sukkot
A truth moment is needed.
By GetUp! Facing overwhelming public pressure, Justin Milne has stepped down as ABC Chairman, following explosive leaks that the old mate of Malcolm Turnbull's tried to get two senior ABC journalists fired after their reporting angered the Government.2
'Peace, peoples and planet' is the theme of the 2018 National Peace Workshops which will be held in Wellington over the weekend before Parihaka Day and Armistice Day, 2 to 4 November.
European Days of Action
mass demonstration by Coalition
Besides converting citizens into assassins, fbi instils fear in others in order to control them.
Here are a few differences in ways government executed people.
At a Wellington WEA social justice forum Peace Action Wellington will lead a discussion on Aotearoa and the Arms Trade.
From 16 - 26 October the Kōrero Pono Exhibition will give people who have been victim to the violence and injustice of the prison system in New Zealand the opportunity to tell their unheard stories. Where? Potocki Paterson Gallery, 41 Dixon Street
To celebrate the government taking the final steps to meeting our campaign to double the refugee quota. We've celebrated a lot of small victories - now it's time to celebrate the big one!
Climate Justice Bootcamps in Australia will comprise two huge days of training for young people to understand the issue of climate change and learn how to make a difference.
One of the world’s biggest banks, London-based Standard Chartered PLC, has announced that it will not fund any new coal-fired power plant projects, including expansions, in any location. A huge people power blow to the fossil fuel industry.
With eyes open, see the chaos looming.
Here are two more items of interests for those targeted by the criminally insane fbi/federal magistrate judges.