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PSNA Announces Consumer Boycott Priorities For BDS (Boycott, Divestment And Sanctions) Against Israel

Friday, 23 February 2024, 11:01 am | Palestine Solidarity Network

At a national meeting earlier this week Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa decided on key priorities for consumer boycotts to support the international BDS (Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions) campaign against Israel. The key consumer boycott priorities ... More >>

Bureaucratic Muck Up Releases Two Versions Of Joint Statement From NZ, Australia And Canada On The Beehive Website

Friday, 16 February 2024, 10:31 am | Palestine Solidarity Network

  Yesterday PSNA issued a media release responding to the Joint Statement from the New Zealand, Australia and Canadian governments on Israeli plans to invade Gaza. However we now find there are two versions of this joint statement on the Beehive ... More >>

Rally To Parliament On Tuesday 13th February With Questions For Politicians

Monday, 12 February 2024, 9:39 am | Palestine Solidarity Network

<img src="" width="509" height="720"> The Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa is helping organise a rally at parliament this coming Tuesday 13th February ... More >>

National Rallies Demanding Our Government Call For A Permanent Ceasefire Now

Friday, 1 December 2023, 11:13 am | Palestine Solidarity Network

Nationwide rallies and protests are taking place again this weekend across the country. There is a fragile “temporary truce” in place but this is just a pause in Israel’s genocidal rampage in Gaza. The focus of the protests is shifting to BDS (Boycott, ... More >>

Rallies And Demonstrations Continue Despite “4-day Pause” In Israel’s War In Gaza

Thursday, 23 November 2023, 9:08 am | Palestine Solidarity Network

Despite the “four day pause” in Israel’s war on Gaza Palestine solidarity supporters will be rallying and marching around New Zealand again this weekend. “A pause in Israel’s genocidal rampage through Gaza is a welcome small step but must ... More >>

National Rallies And Marches Demanding Stop Bombing Gaza! End The Genocide! Ceasefire NOW!

Friday, 17 November 2023, 11:39 am | Palestine Solidarity Network

The shocking scenes at Gaza’s Al Shifa hospital are an affront to every human sensibility as Israel continues its wholesale slaughter of Palestinian civilians in Gaza. Israeli bombs and bullets have killed over 15,000 people including 6,403 ... More >>

Hipkins Sides With The Guns Over The Children

Tuesday, 31 October 2023, 10:33 am | Palestine Solidarity Network

On his appearance on breakfast television this morning Prime Minister Chris Hipkins has sided with Israeli guns over Palestinian children. (Last week Canadian author and activist Naomi Klein said “ we should side with the child over the gun every ... More >>

A Cowardly, Shameful Response To Genocide Of Palestinians In Gaza

Tuesday, 17 October 2023, 4:08 pm | Palestine Solidarity Network

This afternoon’s government announcement of $5 million in humanitarian aid to “Israel, Gaza and the West Bank” is a cowardly, shameful response to Israel’s ongoing genocide of the Palestinian people in Gaza. The priority for Gaza is not ... More >>

Ben And Jerry's Does The Right Thing - Will Nanaia Mahuta Agree To United Nations Call?

Tuesday, 20 July 2021, 12:06 pm | Palestine Solidarity Network

US Ice Cream manufacturer Ben and Jerry’s has announced it will no longer sell icecream in the occupied Palestinian Territories . This is a welcome development while Israel is continuing to flout international law with their new government approving ... More >>

Nationwide Rallies And Marches For Palestinians On Saturday – Nakba Day, 15 May

Thursday, 13 May 2021, 3:19 pm | Palestine Solidarity Network

Nationwide rallies and marches will take place across the country this Saturday, 15 May as New Zealanders express their outrage at Israel brutality and their support for the Palestinian struggle for human rights. The protest venues can be seen here ... More >>

Government Must Speak Out On Israeli Plans To Demolish Palestinian Medical Clinic

Tuesday, 2 February 2021, 4:31 pm | Palestine Solidarity Network

An Israeli government demand that a medical clinic in the Occupied West Bank be demolished has raised another call from the Palestine Solidarity Network for the New Zealand government to speak out. Israel has instructed inhabitants of the West ... More >>

Call For New Zealand Government To Speak Up And Condemn Israeli Bombing Of Gaza

Tuesday, 18 August 2020, 1:36 pm | Palestine Solidarity Network

Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa has written to the Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs calling on the government to speak up on behalf of the besieged people of Gaza who are once more under bombardment by Israeli bombs during the global ... More >>

Contracting Out Foreign Affairs To New Zealand First Is An Embarrassing Copout

Thursday, 11 June 2020, 9:18 am | Palestine Solidarity Network

While the world is speaking out in condemnation of Israeli plans to annex vast swathes of Palestinian land in the Occupied Palestinian Territories the New Zealand government’s silence is deafening. It’s embarrassing. To the best of our knowledge the current ... More >>

Israel Must Be Excluded From Covid 19 Travel Bubble Till Palestinians Are Able To Join As Equals

Tuesday, 2 June 2020, 8:20 am | Palestine Solidarity Network

Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa (PSNA) has written to the Prime Minister urging the government to reject Israeli participation in a proposed international Covid 19 “travel bubble” until Palestinians are able to join the bubble as equals. ... More >>

New Zealand Government Silent On Deals With Israel

Wednesday, 20 May 2020, 4:12 pm | Palestine Solidarity Network

Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa is accusing the New Zealand government of developing a back-door policy entanglement with the State of Israel. PSNA says it only discovered that New Zealand had actually signed a Technical, Innovation, Research ... More >>

Join The Online Protest Rally With Gaza For Nakba Day

Saturday, 9 May 2020, 4:09 pm | Palestine Solidarity Network

Media representatives are invited to the Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa’s second online rally with Gaza this Sunday evening at 7.00pm NZ time. We will be hearing from Palestinian medical professionals, community activists and journalists about ... More >>

Updated Programme For The First On-line Protest In New Zealand | Sunday April 19 7PM (NZ Time)

Sunday, 19 April 2020, 3:59 pm | Palestine Solidarity Network

End the blockade of Gaza The Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa is organising New Zealand’s first on-line protest – complete with speakers, placards and even some chants – this Sunday at 7pm. The protest will call on the government to speak ... More >>

Covid 19 And Gaza

Sunday, 22 March 2020, 1:30 pm | Palestine Solidarity Network

Palestine Solidarity – combined organisations’ letter to the Prime Minister 20 March 2020 Jacinda Ardern Prime Minister Parliament Buildings Wellington Email Kia ora Ms Ardern, Covid 19 and Gaza The more than two ... More >>

PSNA Welcomes The Withdrawal Of “anti-semitism” Resolution From Wellington City Council Agenda

Tuesday, 25 February 2020, 7:28 pm | Palestine Solidarity Network

he Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa welcomes the withdrawal of the hugely controversial resolution on anti-semitism from the agenda for tomorrow’s meeting. It is a victory for free speech and human rights. PSNA looks forward to working with other organisations ... More >>

PSN Targets Kiwisaver Providers Which SupportIsrael’s Brutal Oppression Of Palestinians

Friday, 14 February 2020, 1:38 pm | Palestine Solidarity Network

This week the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) released its long-awaited list of companies, 112 so far, complicit in the building and maintenance of illegal Israeli settlements on occupied land. The UNHRC media release and link to the full ... More >>





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