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Archive for May, 2014

Launch of Mana Pasifika National Branch

Press Release – Mana Movement

We are delighted to annnouce the launch of Mana Movements National Pasifika Branch, says organiser James Papalii. Read more »

Rethinking Moves Forward

Press Release – Rethinking Crime and Punishment

Rethinking Crime and Punishments latest newsletter has a different format the future focus will be on current and future activity, and include news about staff and volunteers, brief comments on crime and justice issues, media releases, submissions, … Read more »

Lisa Owen interviews Internet Pary leader Laila Harre

Press Release – The Nation

Lisa Owen interviews Internet Pary leader Laila Harre Headlines: Harre reveals shes being paid back-bench MP salary as leader of the Internet Party Says the Internet Party is going to appeal to National and New Zealand First voters who reject the … Read more »

On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Nick Smith

Press Release – The Nation

Housing Minister Nick Smith disputes figure from Auckland Deputy Mayor Penny Hulse that 8,000 houses will be built in three years under Housing Accord Says Auckland Council estimate of 800 affordable houses completed at the end of the first three … Read more »

Speech: Turei – If not for the Greens, then who?

Speech – Green Party

Green Party Co-leader Metiria Tureis speech to Green Party AGM If not for the Greens, then who? Introduction Over the last few weeks Ive had a glimpse of the future and Ill tell you what, it looks absolutely beautiful. With our education … Read more »

Speech: Collins – Diverse Bananas, Global Dragons conference

Speech – New Zealand Government

30 May 2014 Speech Speech: Diverse Bananas, Global Dragons conference 30 May 2014, Auckland Ladies and gentlemen, warm greetings and good evening to you all. Its a great pleasure to be here this evening to open the 2014 edition of the Diverse … Read more »

Disappointing’ Sentence For Endangering An Aircraft

Press Release – New Zealand Airline Pilots’ Association

The New Zealand Air Line Pilots Association (NZALPA) says the sentencing of the latest offender to be found guilty of endangering an aircraft is `disappointing and that the law needs to be toughened. Read more »

Public Address 30 May 2014 – Music freebies and more!

Column – Public Address

If music is becoming a tougher way to make a dollar, its central role in other economies was underlined this week with the confirmation that Apple will spend $3 billion a lunch-money-sized chunk of its massive hoard of cash to buy Beats, the music … Read more »

RockEnrol, Labour and the Mana party

Article – Don Franks

Optimus Gryme, Third3ye and Chronophonium are coming to town. In a run up to the September general election, these artists will be hitting the stage in a series of concerts and house parties. Shows will be free conditionally. The ticket fee … Read more »

No Good Reason to Wait For Return to 10-Year Passport

Press Release – New Zealand First Party

There is no good reason to wait for a return to a 10-year passport and Prime Minister John Key should immediately make the New Zealand passport valid for 10 years and reduce the cost, says New Zealand First Read more »

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