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Firefighters coverage on Redline

One of the unions in New Zealand that has been noticeable for defending pay and conditions on the job and solidarising with other workers in struggle has been the firefighters.   314 more words

Workers' Rights

New Zealand by boat

Unsurprisingly in a country with the ninth longest coastline in the world, and where you’re never more than 120km from the sea, there are some pretty nice trips by water. 531 more words

New Zealand

I have seen one future, and it is bleak

Way back in March, 2012,  I wrote this story regarding a march to support striking workers at Ports of Auckland. It appears there was some prescience about some of my observations at the time… 2,178 more words

The Body Politic

Digging up the dirt

Dirty Politics – How attack politics is poisoning New Zealand’s political environment by Nicky Hager

Reviewed by Daphna Whitmore

For over a week Nicky Hager’s book Dirty Politics has been in the news. 580 more words

Capitalist Ideology

Ports of Auckland Time Lapse

Never a dull moment when watching the action at the Ports of Auckland. It was however absolutely freezing when I shot this!

Never a dull moment at the #Ports of #Auckland!

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A proposed Labour-Green-Mana(-NZ First?) agenda - part toru

Continued from:  A proposed Labour-Green-Mana(-NZ First?) agenda – part rua

An incoming Labour-Green-Mana(-NZ First?*) coalition government will have much work to do – especially in it’s first three years. 1,614 more words

The Body Politic