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New Zealand PM leads global Internet censorship campaign

Sunday, 19 May 2019, 3:31 pm | Socialist Equality Group

The so-called “ Christchurch Call ” summit in Paris on Wednesday, led by New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and French President Emmanuel Macron, marked a significant escalation of the drive by governments throughout the world to censor ... More >>

Government’s promises to combat child poverty exposed

Friday, 17 May 2019, 11:53 am | Socialist Equality Group

Statistics released last month point to growing child poverty and deepening social inequality under the Labour-NZ First-Greens coalition government, a right-wing formation installed in October 2017. More >>

NZ Labour government rules out capital gains tax

Tuesday, 14 May 2019, 6:07 pm | Socialist Equality Group

13 May 2019, original url: https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2019/05/13/nzta-m13.html More >>

Free Assange NZ denounces hypocrisy

Sunday, 12 May 2019, 3:57 pm | Socialist Equality Group

Free Assange NZ denounces hypocrisy at World Press Freedom Day event By Tom Peters, Socialist Equality Group 11 May 2019, original url: https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2019/05/11/assa-m11.html More >>

Wellington rally demands freedom for Julian Assange

Tuesday, 16 April 2019, 11:28 am | Socialist Equality Group

The Socialist Equality Group (New Zealand) took part in a rally in Wellington on Sunday called by Free Assange NZ, a group of WikiLeaks supporters. Protesters gathered outside the US embassy and marched to the nearby British High Commission. More >>

Royal Commission set to whitewash fascist murders in Chch

Thursday, 11 April 2019, 3:09 pm | Socialist Equality Group

On Monday, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced the terms of reference for the Royal Commission of Inquiry into the March 15 Christchurch fascist attack in which 50 Muslim worshippers were killed. More >>

New Zealand fascist killer appears in court

Tuesday, 9 April 2019, 9:14 am | Socialist Equality Group

Accused mass murderer Brenton Tarrant made his second court appearance in New Zealand on Friday following the terrorist attack at two Christchurch mosques on March 15. He faces 50 murder charges and 39 counts of attempted murder. A police statement ... More >>

After fascist attack, NZ teacher unions cancel strike action

Wednesday, 3 April 2019, 3:58 pm | Socialist Equality Group

By John Braddock, Socialist Equality Group 2 April 2019, original url: https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2019/04/02/nzte-a02.html More >>

Remembrance service held for New Zealand terror victims

Monday, 1 April 2019, 9:51 am | Socialist Equality Group

Around 20,000 people attended a remembrance service at Hagley Park in Christchurch yesterday for the victims of the March 15 terrorist attack on the Al Noor and Linwood mosques, carried out by Australian fascist Brenton Tarrant. The gunman murdered 50 ... More >>

Why was the Christchurch terror attack not prevented?

Thursday, 28 March 2019, 3:05 pm | Socialist Equality Group

Monday’s episode of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation’s “Four Corners” program, “The Christchurch Massacre and the Rise of Right-wing Extremism,” raised serious unanswered questions about how fascist and white supremacist Brenton Tarrant ... More >>

Against banning the Christchurch terrorist's manifesto

Wednesday, 27 March 2019, 10:32 am | Socialist Equality Group

The manifesto by Australian fascist Brenton Tarrant, who killed 50 people and injured the same number in shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, has been officially suppressed in New Zealand. More >>

New Zealand and Australia stoke tensions with Turkey

Tuesday, 26 March 2019, 4:53 pm | Socialist Equality Group

By Tom Peters, Socialist Equality Group 25 March 2019 url: https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2019/03/25/turk-m25.html More >>

On the glorification of Jacinda Ardern

Friday, 22 March 2019, 11:16 am | Socialist Equality Group

Following the March 15 terrorist attack by Australian fascist Brenton Tarrant, who killed 50 people in two Christchurch mosques motivated by hatred of immigrants and Muslims, the political establishment and media in New Zealand, Australia, the US ... More >>

Warnings of New Zealand neo-Nazi attack were ignored

Thursday, 21 March 2019, 9:10 am | Socialist Equality Group

Following last Friday’s mass killing at two mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch, which claimed 50 lives, tens of thousands of ordinary people have attended vigils to show their grief and outrage and to express solidarity with the Muslim ... More >>

NZ terrorist attack and the international danger of fascism

Tuesday, 19 March 2019, 9:36 am | Socialist Equality Group

The death toll from last Friday’s fascist terrorist attack on two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand was revised upward to 50 over the weekend. The youngest person killed was a three-year-old boy. Thirty-four people remained in hospital on Sunday, with ... More >>

Fascist terrorists murder 49 in Christchurch

Saturday, 16 March 2019, 8:25 pm | Socialist Equality Group

Forty-nine people were killed and another 48 injured in a horrifying terrorist attack yesterday afternoon on two mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch. The attack is by far the largest mass shooting and the most severe act of terrorism in New Zealand’s ... More >>

Crucial evidence from Pike River mine disaster missing

Thursday, 14 March 2019, 9:50 am | Socialist Equality Group

Family members of some of the men killed in New Zealand’s 2010 Pike River Coal (PRC) mine disaster have denounced the failure by police and the Department of Labour (now called WorkSafe) to keep track of evidence that could hold vital information ... More >>

Foreign minister visits Fiji to strengthen military ties

Friday, 8 March 2019, 10:20 am | Socialist Equality Group

Winston Peters, foreign affairs minister in New Zealand’s Labour Party-led government, used a two-day visit to Fiji late last month to announce measures to bolster Fiji’s military and “take the Fiji-New Zealand relationship to a new level.” More >>

China retaliates over New Zealand government’s Huawei ban

Saturday, 23 February 2019, 12:46 pm | Socialist Equality Group

The Chinese government last week initiated an apparent series of retaliatory measures against the New Zealand Labour Party government’s move to ban the Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei from supplying hardware for a new generation 5G mobile technology upgrade. More >>

Housing crisis intensifies under Labour government

Saturday, 16 February 2019, 5:19 pm | Socialist Equality Group

New Zealand housing crisis intensifies under Labour government By John Braddock, Socialist Equality Group 15 February 2019, url https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2019/02/15/nzho-f15.html More >>

 

 

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