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Building Prisons = Economic Development ?

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Minister of Economic Development Steven Joyce responded to the job losses at Solid Energy and KiwiRail by saying that jobs about 1000 jobs will be created to build Wiri prison in South Auckland.

Is She Talking The Piss?

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Sent today to:

Paula Bennett

Parliament Office
Private Bag 18888
Parliament Buildings

Bennett's MONSTER bill to lash out at the poor, sick and disabled

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The Social Security (Benefit Categories and Work Focus) Amendment Bill 67-1

War or Peace:ethical human rights approach

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War or Peace: ethical human rights approach.

 

 

Mana Otautahi endorses national day of action on welfare reforms

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The Mana Otautahi (Christchurch) branch voted at their AGM on Sunday the 16th to endose the national day of action against welfare reforms taking place on October the fifth.

TPPWatch Action Bulletin #17 – 12 September 2012

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TPPA talks bogged down, high risk of trade offs

At APEC in 2011 the political leaders of TPPA countries told negotiators to finish the deal by the end of 2012.

Crown Research Institute Speaks With Forked Tongue In Opposing GMO Accountability

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http://press.gefree.org.nz/press/20120913.htm

Crown Research Institute Speaks With Forked Tongue In Opposing GMO Accountability 

 

 

Tuhoe and Crown reach deal to be presented to iwi members

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In a media statement, Minister for Treaty of Waitangi Negotiations Christopher Finlayson and Ngāi Tuhoe Chief negotiator Tamati Kruger announced today that the negotiation teams have reached an agreement which will now have to be ratified by the people. It will be interesting to see if this proposal will get support from iwi members.

 

National Hui on Water Called

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“The time to unite on the issue of water is now” came the call from King Tuheitia earlier today. 

Rio Tinto: Stop crying wolf

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RIO TINTO, STOP CRYING WOLF