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Choking on GE Wheat

Wednesday, 24 March 2004, 2:58 pm | Wellington GE Free Coalition

At 11:00 today, 25 anti-GE activists delivered submissions of fresh bread to the Food Standards Authority of Australia and New Zealand to oppose the application by Monsanto to use genetically engineered wheat in New Zealand food. The bread was not ... More >>

Two arrests at Wellington GE Food Action

Monday, 15 March 2004, 9:49 am | Wellington GE Free Coalition

2 GE Free campaigners were arrested during a GE Food education exercise at an inner city Wellington supermarket yesterday. More >>

Peaceful Protest Continues

Tuesday, 28 October 2003, 8:12 am | Wellington GE Free Coalition

In spite of council harassment, a wall of silence from the Labour government, and most recently threats of trespass and arrest, the GE-Free campaigners continue to occupy parliament grounds, and have activities planned for the next few days. More >>

GE Protest Wellington Mayor Issues Trespass Notice

Monday, 27 October 2003, 1:04 pm | Wellington GE Free Coalition

After consideration of the threat from Mayor Prendergast to issue trespass notices to all 78 GE Free campaigners, the National GE Free coalition will move on to Parliament grounds to peacefully continue its national hui. More >>

Open Letter to Kerry Prendergast

Monday, 27 October 2003, 1:02 pm | Wellington GE Free Coalition

This letter was posted at the campsite near Parliament, the GE-Free camp has now moved on to Parliament grounds. More >>

Momentum Grows for GE Free Tent Embassy

Friday, 24 October 2003, 10:21 pm | Wellington GE Free Coalition

Organisers of the GE Free Tent Embassy in Wellington this weekend are preparing for bigger than expected numbers to converge on the Capital. “We have to rethink about the timing and location of the Embassy as people from all over the country ... More >>

GE-Free Tent City Events

Thursday, 23 October 2003, 8:55 am | Wellington GE Free Coalition

Wellington GE Free Coalition ATTN: Speaker of the House Jonathan Hunt, Political Reporters October 23, 2003 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE More >>

GE Free tent city: show public not on Helen's side

Thursday, 23 October 2003, 8:54 am | Wellington GE Free Coalition

On Saturday October 25 at 2:30 people from all over New Zealand will converge on the grounds of Parliament for a peaceful protest against the Labour Government's determination to lift the moratorium on the commercial planting of GE crops. All ... More >>

Wellington GE demo should be a cracker!

Friday, 10 October 2003, 2:19 pm | Wellington GE Free Coalition

Saturday's anti-GE demonstration in Wellington will be large, loud and lively say organisers. More >>