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NZ Police spend $250k as private security for Weapons Expo

Tuesday, 30 October 2018, 1:10 pm | Auckland Peace Action

“Today, the Weapons Expo begins in Palmerston North, and the peace movement is particularly concerned that the police plan to protect these war profiteers with 180 officers and a security budget of $250,000,” said Valerie Morse from Auckland ... More >>

Action against NZDF crimes & toxic culture tomorrow

Monday, 15 October 2018, 11:51 am | Auckland Peace Action

“Auckland Peace Action and Organise Aotearoa are holding a demonstration outside the NZDF recruiting office at 284 Great North Road tomorrow, Tuesday, 16 October at 12:30 to demand justice and an end to the war in Afghanistan. People are invited ... More >>

NZ First proposal xenophobic

Monday, 1 October 2018, 8:54 am | Auckland Peace Action

"Auckland Peace Action condemns attempts by NZ First to enact a discriminatory law against new migrants and refugees asking them to uphold NZ values. This proposed law is based on NZ First's fundamentally xenophobic and Islamophobic views," ... More >>

Forever loyal to US empire & its wars

Tuesday, 18 September 2018, 9:08 am | Auckland Peace Action

“The NZ Government’s decision to extend the deployments of troops to Iraq and Afghanistan is a demonstration of the disgusting and uncritical support of US aggressive war-making across the Middle East,” said Valerie Morse, member of Auckland Peace ... More >>

False victory claimed by “Free Speech Coalition”

Wednesday, 25 July 2018, 4:16 pm | Auckland Peace Action

“The so-called “Free Speech Coalition” is claiming a false victory after realising that their legal challenge was fatally flawed. The group has unilaterally withdrawn their urgent court case because they realised that the case has nothing to do with ... More >>

Threats of violence continue as fascist duo get visas

Friday, 20 July 2018, 4:54 pm | Auckland Peace Action

“We are alarmed at the impending arrival of white supremacists Lauren Southern and Stefan Molyneux, and will aim to organise a non-violent anti-racist response to any public events in Auckland,” said Valerie Morse, member of Auckland Peace ... More >>

No room for racism in Aotearoa

Thursday, 19 July 2018, 9:20 am | Auckland Peace Action

“Auckland Peace Action will join with other activist and community groups across Auckland to resist racism if any public events involving right wing extremist speakers Lauren Southern and Stefan Molyneux go ahead,” said Valerie Morse, member of Auckland ... More >>

Coalition for Hate Speech

Wednesday, 11 July 2018, 9:12 am | Auckland Peace Action

“Seasoned politicians, academics and commentators have taken the bait of the right wing extremists Stefan Molyneux and Lauren Southern. They are now preparing to defend their right to incite racial hatred in our communities after raising $50,000 to sue ... More >>

Haere Atu, Fascists - "alt-right" not welcome in Aotearoa

Friday, 6 July 2018, 9:02 am | Auckland Peace Action

“Auckland Peace Action (APA) calls on the Minister of Immigration to refuse racist hatemongers Stefan Molyneux and Lauren Southern entry to New Zealand. These prominent alt-right fascists are intending to travel to New Zealand to hold a public events ... More >>

Peace Action at Devonport Naval Base

Friday, 22 June 2018, 11:00 am | Auckland Peace Action

Peace Action at Devonport Naval Base When: Saturday 23 June 3pm From: Pacific Panthers & Auckland Peace Action Location: Queens Parade at Spring Street Devonport (at entrance to Navy Base) More >>

Peace Activists arrested for expressing opinion on Palestine

Friday, 25 May 2018, 1:33 pm | Auckland Peace Action

Peace Activists arrested for expressing opinion on Palestine From: Auckland Peace Action Date: Friday, 25 May 2018 More >>

Wall of Noise protest to shut down Israeli propaganda event

Saturday, 12 May 2018, 6:41 pm | Auckland Peace Action

Auckland Peace Action is holding a public "Wall of Noise" protest at the 70th Israeli Independence Day on Sunday, 13 May from 1:30pm (meeting at ANZ Viaduct Events Centre). More >>

Trade meeting with UAE unacceptable

Friday, 4 May 2018, 10:12 am | Auckland Peace Action

“This week’s meeting between Foreign Affairs Minister Winston Peters and Shaikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, United Arab Emitrates (UAE) Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation is of grave concern,” said Auckland Peace Action ... More >>

Peace group plans alternative Anzac event

Monday, 23 April 2018, 6:58 pm | Auckland Peace Action

"Auckland Peace Action is hosting an alternative Picnic for Peace for ANZAC Day this Wednesday, April 25th at the Auckland Domain rotunda at noon," said member Valerie Morse. More >>

Will there be justice for Fatima and others?

Thursday, 12 April 2018, 1:19 pm | Auckland Peace Action

Will there be justice for Fatima and others? From Auckland Peace Action Date 11 April 2018 More >>

Peace activists supporting blockade

Monday, 26 March 2018, 10:59 am | Auckland Peace Action

“Members of Auckland Peace Action (APA) will be on the front lines of the climate blockade on Tuesday to shut down this year’s Petroleum Summit,” said APA member Valerie Morse More >>

New Minister of Disarmament must cancel Weapons Expo

Wednesday, 28 February 2018, 9:26 am | Auckland Peace Action

"The reinstatement of the role of Minister of Disarmament & Arms Control is a good sign from the New Zealand government. If this role is to mean anything, the first priority should be to end all governmental support for the weapons trade ... More >>

Time to Cancel New Weapons Spending

Thursday, 30 November 2017, 8:21 am | Auckland Peace Action

“Revelations by Minister of Finance Grant Robertson that the previous National government made no provision for the $20 billion worth of new weapons for the military provides a great opportunity to step back from this absurd spend up,” said Auckland ... More >>

Peace Activists Occupy Labour Party Offices Across Aotearoa

Friday, 17 November 2017, 1:01 pm | Auckland Peace Action

Activists are occupying Labour MP offices across the country today to urge the government to take immediate action on the Manus Island refugee crisis. More >>

Auckland-based former Manus Island worker condemns Aust

Saturday, 11 November 2017, 7:57 pm | Auckland Peace Action

Auckland-based social worker Charlotte Wilson, who worked at the Manus Island detention centre for the Salvation Army from February 2014 - January 2015, has condemned the Australian government. More >>



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