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Queer Asian Stories

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A hugely negative showing from four of the five Asian MPs on the Marriage Equality Bill, has led to the setting up of a blog highlighting the real lives of queer Asians.

Aotearoa Is Not For Sale Celebrates Delay In Asset Sales

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Aotearoa Is Not For Sale is delighted that the Waitangi Tribunal has been successful in its recommendation to the Government that the sale of Mighty River power shares be delayed until iwi claims over water rights and guardianship are negotiated.

Tino Rangatiratanga for Tangata Whenua and New Zealanders

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Danyl Strype of Disintermedia.net.nz offers a model by which both historically dispossessed Māori and more recently dispossessed pākeha (especially since the 1980s) can come together to take back control of our lives and our corporatized commons, and live together in freedom, peace, and justice.

Coal Action Network Aotearoa Newsletter August 2012

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Work and Incomes ATTACK on sick and disabled

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Re: WELFARE REFORM:

TPPWatch Action Bulletin #16 – 29 August 2012

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Trade Minister Tim Groser bids for top-dog role in the WTO

NZ’s Trade Minister and #1 TPP cheer leader is running for Director-General of the World Trade Organisation.  Hopefully he gets the job and passes responsibility for the TPP to

Biopiracy threat as Multinational Giants Pitch GM to Maori Businesses

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Biopiracy threat as Multinational Giants Pitch GM to Maori Businesses

 

Labour History Project Newsletter 54

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New Mutiny out now!

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Greetings,

We're delighted to bring you Mutiny Zine for July/August (#66)! The zine is now available online at jura.org.au/mutiny and will be available shortly in hard copy to our subscribers and from Jura Books* and other locations.

New twist in Taranaki fracking debate

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The fracking debate in Taranaki has taken a new twist. The Taranaki Regional Council, the authority that grants resource consents to onshore drilling and fracking, is in the process of ignoring of three people who have been raising issues with the council in relation to environmental monitoring (or lack thereof).