Archive for April, 2012

Aotearoa is Not for Sale – Hikoi support walk

Press Release – Otautahi Christchurch

This local Hikoi support walk is inspired by the national Aotearoa is not for sale Hikoi that is currently making its way down to Wellington from the top of the north island and is expected to grow in numbers in Auckland on Saturday when Otautahi/Christchurch … Read more »

Aotearoa Not For Sale Demonstration- endorsers speak

Press Release – Hikoi – Aotearoa Is Not For Sale

Some of the people from the many different organisations who are backing the Aotearoa is Not for Sale Campaign and demonstration this Saturday- now endorsed officially by Labour, Greens, Mana, NZ First, Unions Auckland, the CTU Runanga Kaimahi Maori, … Read more »

Can You Understand the Republican Brain?

Press Release – truthout.org

Tuesday 17 April 2012 The Climate Movement Takes On Fracking: Interview With Bill McKibben Christine Shearer, Truthout: “A coalition of local and environmental organizations including 350(dot)org – the impetus behind the Keystone XL pipeline … Read more »

Truthout: 15 April 2012

Column – truthout.org

The consequences of America’s racist history still linger deep into the present. No one understands this better than Gary Freeman, a 1960s black civil rights activist whose life has been turned upside down by the racial and political injustice perpetuated … Read more »

Occupy Auckland In The Global General Strike

Press Release – Occupy Auckland

Occupy Auckland is pleased to recognise the call to General Strike issued by the global Occupy movement; which asks that all free-thinking citizens of the world participate in a united general strike from all financial activities or work commitments, beginning … Read more »

Truthout: 12 April 2012

Column – truthout.org

By enabling people to find fulfillment in all parts of their lives … the Occupy movement is more than a movement. It is life-changing. People experience themselves as complete social beings, not just as angry, alienated protesters. Read more »

Truthout: 10 April 2012

Column – truthout.org

Rick Santorum suspended his presidential campaign on Tuesday, bowing to the inevitability of Mitt Romney’s nomination and ending his improbable, come-from-behind quest to become the party’s conservative standard-bearer in the fall. Read more »