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Labour government to extend bans on strikes

Saturday, 16 June 2018, 12:12 pm | Socialist Equality Group

New Zealand’s Labour Party-led government is preparing to overhaul the country’s industrial laws, further restricting the right to strike for broad sections of workers. More >>

Vote No to Sellout of New Zealand Nurses

Friday, 8 June 2018, 10:07 am | Socialist Equality Group

The struggle of New Zealand hospital workers for decent wages and conditions is at a crossroads. This week and next, 27,000 public hospital nurses, midwives and healthcare assistants are voting on an offer from District Health Boards (DHBs) to ... More >>

New Zealand nurses vote for nationwide strike

Thursday, 31 May 2018, 10:01 am | Socialist Equality Group

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) reported on Monday that a majority of its 27,000 members in public hospitals voted in favour of a nationwide strike. More >>

No to World War III! For a socialist anti-war movement!

Saturday, 19 May 2018, 5:59 pm | Socialist Equality Group

The endless wars waged by the US and its allies against Iraq, Afghanistan, Libya and Syria have claimed more than a million lives. Now Washington is threatening Iran and confronting nuclear-armed Russia and China. The drive to World War III must be ... More >>

The way forward for New Zealand nurses

Friday, 11 May 2018, 10:15 am | Socialist Equality Group

The fight by New Zealand nurses and other public hospital workers for decent wages and conditions is in a critical phase. Around 27,000 are voting this month on the New Zealand Nurses Organisation’s (NZNO) proposal for two 24 hour strikes in July. ... More >>

Nurses voting on nationwide strikes

Friday, 4 May 2018, 10:29 am | Socialist Equality Group

Nurses, health care assistants and midwives at New Zealand public hospitals began voting on April 23 on a proposal to hold two 24-hour nationwide strikes in July. More >>

Ardern strengthens military ties with France

Monday, 30 April 2018, 8:53 am | Socialist Equality Group

Ardern strengthens military ties with France By Tom Peters, Socialist Equality Group 28 April 2018 (url: ) Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern’s visit to Paris, Berlin and London, from April 14 to 23, ... More >>

Socialist Equality Group Meeting in Wellington

Tuesday, 17 April 2018, 9:37 am | Socialist Equality Group

Socialist Equality Group Meeting in Wellington: Organise Resistance to Internet Censorship! Free Julian Assange! Meeting in Wellington: Thursday April 19, 6:00 p.m. Victoria University (Kelburn), Alan MacDiarmid Building Room AM102 The United States ... More >>

Britain pressures NZ to join anti-Russian sanctions

Tuesday, 27 March 2018, 8:50 am | Socialist Equality Group

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Aus and NZ transport workers must unite their struggles

Thursday, 1 March 2018, 9:30 am | Socialist Equality Group

Thousands of rail and bus workers in New Zealand and Australia are threatened with job losses, wage cuts and attacks on their working conditions. More >>

Government makes false promises to address Maori poverty

Tuesday, 20 February 2018, 10:49 am | Socialist Equality Group

The corporate media used New Zealand’s national day, Waitangi Day, on February 6, to again glorify the Labour Party-led government and Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern. More >>

On the refusal to prosecute over the CTV building collapse

Tuesday, 9 January 2018, 9:32 pm | Socialist Equality Group

New Zealand police announced in late November that they will not prosecute anyone over the collapse of the six-storey Canterbury Television (CTV) building, which resulted in 115 deaths. More >>

Public meeting in Wellington: The Russian Revolution

Saturday, 9 December 2017, 12:09 pm | Socialist Equality Group

The Socialist Equality Group is holding a public meeting in Lower Hutt on Thursday, December 14 as part of the world-wide commemorations of the centenary of the Russian Revolution by the International Committee of the Fourth International (ICFI), the ... More >>

On the centenary of the Russian Revolution

Wednesday, 22 November 2017, 1:42 pm | Socialist Equality Group

This meeting is part of world-wide commemorations of the Russian Revolution, organised by the International Committee of the Fourth International, the world Trotskyist movement and publisher of the World Socialist Web Site, More >>

Reply to Chris Trotter's attack on the Bolshevik Revolution

Thursday, 16 November 2017, 2:34 pm | Socialist Equality Group

On November 7, the 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution, New Zealand’s self-appointed “left” media commentator Chris Trotter published a falsification of this seminal event, the first conquest of power by the working class and establishment of a workers’ ... More >>

100 years on: The significance of the Russian Revolution

Saturday, 11 November 2017, 10:46 pm | Socialist Equality Group

Saturday 25 November 2:15pm Yates Room, Onehunga Community Centre, 83 Church Street, Onehunga, Auckland More >>

On the NZ First's delay in forming a government

Sunday, 15 October 2017, 12:30 pm | Socialist Equality Group

Three weeks after the September 23 election, the make-up of New Zealand’s next government is still undecided and a sense of crisis is engulfing the political establishment. More >>

No clear winner in NZ election

Tuesday, 26 September 2017, 10:28 am | Socialist Equality Group

The New Zealand election on Saturday delivered an inconclusive result, with neither the incumbent National Party nor the main opposition Labour Party in a clear position to form a government. The outcome is likely be decided by whichever is able to strike ... More >>

The Fraud of Labour's "Free Education" Policy

Friday, 22 September 2017, 11:38 am | Socialist Equality Group

One of the New Zealand Labour Party’s main promises for this Saturday’s national election, printed on flyers sent to homes throughout the country, is to “introduce three years’ free university or trade education.” More >>

Socialist Equality Group statement on the election

Wednesday, 20 September 2017, 10:13 am | Socialist Equality Group

The New Zealand election on September 23 poses the urgent need for an internationalist and socialist movement of the working class. Whatever its outcome, the election will not address the great issues of the day that confront workers and young people: the ... More >>



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