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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 >>

NZ doctors, midwives strike

Thursday, 14 February 2019, 11:24 am | Socialist Equality Group

Around 3,300 junior doctors from New Zealand's public hospitals walked off the job for 48 hours on Tuesday to oppose attacks on working conditions. It was their third strike this year, following two stoppages last month, and is part of the broad resurgence ... More >>

Doctors hold second nationwide strike

Tuesday, 29 January 2019, 4:51 pm | Socialist Equality Group

More than 3,300 junior doctors in public hospitals across New Zealand are striking for 48-hours starting Tuesday, in the second two-day nationwide strike this month in opposition to major attacks on working conditions. The Resident Doctors Association ... More >>

New Zealand doctors prepare nationwide strike

Tuesday, 15 January 2019, 11:18 am | Socialist Equality Group

By Tom Peters, Socialist Equality Group 14 January 2019, original url: https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2019/01/14/nzdo-j14.html More >>

New Zealand’s public healthcare crisis worsens

Thursday, 10 January 2019, 12:01 pm | Socialist Equality Group

New Zealand’s Labour Party-led coalition government took office in October 2017 promising to address the severe crisis caused by more than a decade of cuts to the public health system. The previous National Party government underfunded healthcare ... More >>

Social crisis worsens under Labour Party-led government

Saturday, 29 December 2018, 10:36 am | Socialist Equality Group

When the Labour Party-led government was installed in October 2017, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern declared that her priority would be to turn around homelessness and child poverty figures. Deputy Prime Minister and NZ First leader Winston Peters promised ... More >>

Celebrating 80 years of the Fourth International

Thursday, 13 December 2018, 11:27 am | Socialist Equality Group

By the Socialist Equality Group 11 December 2018, url: https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/12/11/well-d11.html More >>

   

 

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