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Humanitarian aid desperately needed in Iraq and Syria

Monday, 20 October 2014, 12:56 pm | Global Peace And Justice Auckland

Global Peace and Justice Auckland is calling on the government to provide humanitarian funding for non-aligned NGOs (non-governmental organisations) in the Middle East rather than give any support whatever for the US-led military campaign in the area. ... More >>

GCSB – knock down a straw man and then tell a huge porkie

Thursday, 8 May 2014, 1:10 pm | Global Peace And Justice Auckland

The head of the Government Communications Security Bureau (GCSB) Ian Fletcher set up a straw man to knock down and then told an unbelievable porkie when he spoke to a privacy seminar yesterday. More >>

Israel to use Gay Pride Parade for political propaganda

Monday, 24 February 2014, 10:51 am | Global Peace And Justice Auckland

The Israeli Embassy has announced it will be taking part in the Gay Pride Parade today in Auckland. More >>

New crises mean John Key must join boycott of CHOGM

Monday, 11 November 2013, 8:43 am | Global Peace And Justice Auckland

The detention of Green MP Jan Logie for two hours by Sri Lankan officials and the refusal to allow her to speak with Sri Lankan media underlines why John Key must join the growing boycott of the Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting due to start ... More >>

Documentary demands John Key boycott CHOGM meeting

Tuesday, 5 November 2013, 3:02 pm | Global Peace And Justice Auckland

The shocking documentary “No Fire Zone” shown on the UK’s Channel 4 TV network yesterday shows why John Key must not attend the Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting in Sri Lanka next week. More >>

John Key urged to join Canada and boycott CHOGM meeting

Monday, 4 November 2013, 6:28 pm | Global Peace And Justice Auckland

GPJA is supporting a march in Auckland this Saturday organised by the New Zealand Tamil Society to protest war crimes and on-going human rights abuses in Sri Lanka and to call for Prime Minister John Key to boycott this month’s Commonwealth Heads ... More >>

GCSB bill’s passage will be welcomed in Washington

Thursday, 22 August 2013, 9:16 am | Global Peace And Justice Auckland

Tonight’s passage of the GCSB Bill will be welcomed in Washington because it opens up New Zealanders’ electronic data for warrantless searches by the US National Security Agency. More >>

Wholesale spying on New Zealanders is a certainty under GCSB

Friday, 16 August 2013, 1:32 pm | Global Peace And Justice Auckland

The Prime Minister’s assurance that the GCSB will only be able to spy on New Zealanders under a warrant from the Prime Minister or Director General of Security and Intelligence is a half-truth which falls apart under scrutiny. More >>

GCSB vs Three Kiwi Heroes

Wednesday, 8 May 2013, 9:38 am | Global Peace And Justice Auckland

Three brave kiwis, Adi Leeson, Sam Land and Peter Murnane appear in the Court of Appeal in Wellington this morning seeking to overturn a High Court decision allowing the GCSB to pursue a civil claim for $1.2 million for damage done to the Waihopai ... More >>

Police already in breach of taser guidelines

Wednesday, 20 February 2013, 10:55 am | Global Peace And Justice Auckland

The Police Association call for police to be routinely armed with tasers should be rejected outright by the police hierarchy and politicians. It is clear that already the police are abusing existing guidelines as the photo below shows. More >>

GPJA - complaint re police conduct on 8 December

Wednesday, 12 December 2012, 12:53 pm | Global Peace And Justice Auckland

Global Peace and Justice Auckland has lodged a formal complaint with police over their handling of the protest at the TPP negotiations last Saturday. The letter sent to the IPCA is pasted here. 11 December 2012 David Carruthers Chairperson Independent ... More >>

US Embassy “extremely happy” with policing of protest - tape

Tuesday, 11 December 2012, 2:58 pm | Global Peace And Justice Auckland

Global Peace and Justice Auckland has obtained a recording of a senior police officer reporting by phone to a superior after last Saturday’s TPP protest - More >>

Policing of TPP protest was provocative and plain stupid

Sunday, 9 December 2012, 11:02 am | Global Peace And Justice Auckland

The policing of the TPP protest in Auckland this afternoon was provocative and plain stupid. More >>

GPJA congratulates government on Palestinian vote

Friday, 30 November 2012, 9:49 am | Global Peace And Justice Auckland

GPJA is pleased New Zealand has finally taken a practical step recognising Palestinian rights by agreeing to vote in favour of a United Nations resolution giving non-member observer status to Palestine. More >>

Protest against former Herald editor

Wednesday, 21 November 2012, 3:09 pm | Global Peace And Justice Auckland

Global Peace and Justice Auckland will formally protest to Auckland University about former New Zealand Herald Editor Gavin Ellis being used to speak at a human rights forum this evening. More >>

Protest against Israeli strikes on Gaza

Thursday, 15 November 2012, 2:32 pm | Global Peace And Justice Auckland

15 November 2012 Media Release: Protest against Israeli strikes on Gaza (2pm, Saturday 17th November, Aotea Square) Global Peace and Justice Auckland is organising a march this Saturday to protest Israel’s assassination of a Palestinian leader in the ... More >>

10 deaths too many: Bring NZ troops home from Afghanistan

Thursday, 23 August 2012, 11:22 am | Global Peace And Justice Auckland

Global Peace and Justice Auckland is organising a protest outside the Defence Force Army Centre at 204 Great North Road, Grey Lynn from 12 noon this Sunday 26th August to call for New Zealand troops to be brought home from Afghanistan where five have ... More >>

Open letter to SA president Jacob Zuma

Sunday, 19 August 2012, 11:45 am | Global Peace And Justice Auckland

Many New Zealanders who demonstrated so strongly against the apartheid system in the 1970s and 1980s have watched with growing alarm at the direction the ANC leadership has taken South Africa since the first democratic election in 1994. More >>

Picketing South Africa 20 years on

Saturday, 18 August 2012, 1:14 pm | Global Peace And Justice Auckland

GLOBAL PEACE & JUSTICE AUCKLAND www.gpja.org.nz 17 August 2012 Media Release: Picketing South Africa 20 years on... For the first time in 20 years New Zealanders will picket a South African government institution in Auckland tomorrow in protest ... More >>

Bring New Zealand troops home

Monday, 6 August 2012, 10:04 am | Global Peace And Justice Auckland

GLOBAL PEACE&JUSTICEAUCKLAND www.gpja.org.nz 6 August 2012 Media Release: Bring New Zealand troops home The deaths of two New Zealand soldiers killed in Afghanistan over the weekend should be the catalyst for a withdrawal of all our troops from the ... More >>

 

 

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