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Ravensdown’s Western Sahara story rebutted

Press Release – Western Sahara Campaign

Western Sahara Campaign-NZ enlisted the support of Western Sahara Resource Watch (WSRW) to question and comment on Ravensdowns stated position in its press release of the 11th of December 2019, Two sides to the Western Sahara story. Read more »

More gang violence under soft on crime Govt

Press Release – New Zealand National Party

Another report of gang violence this morning is the sad reality of gang numbers increasing by 1400 under this Government, Nationals Justice spokesperson Mark Mitchell says. Read more »

Favona Homicide: Police name 57-year-old victim

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Counties Manukau Police are continuing with Operation Truro, the homicide investigation launched in Favona on Wednesday. Read more »

Anniversary of the War on Drugs – a young ACT statement

Press Release – Young ACT

Today marks 100 years since America began waging a war on drugs. This war cannot be won; the effects of prohibition have long pointed this out. In fact, young ACT believes drug prohibition causes more harm than the precise drugs it aims to protect … Read more »

Action needed to improve youth justice system

Press Release – University of Melbourne

Children and adolescents detained in the youth justice system experience poor health across a range of complex physical and mental health disorders, according to new research . Read more »

Another trade deal spurs markets

Article – CMC Markets

The US Senate passed legislation enabling a new North American trade deal overnight. This further clearing of the trade clouds fogging the global economy saw investors push US indices to new heights, and lifted the US dollar. Benign German inflation … Read more »

Information sought following arsons, Taupö

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Police are asking for the publics help following a number of arsons at Lake Taup properties last weekend. Read more »

Auckland focus for first graduation of 2020

Press Release – New Zealand Government

The number of Police on the Auckland frontline is increasing with the graduation today of a special locally-trained wing of new constables. Police Minister Stuart Nash says the graduation of eighteen officers from Recruit Wing 333-5 means that … Read more »

Youth-led climate advocates fundraising for fire help

Press Release – Generation Zero

Youth-led climate advocates School Strike 4 Climate, Generation Zero and WYMO are holding a fun-focused, community organised, collaborative fundraiser towards aid for the Australian Bushfires. Read more »

Newlands Mosque invitational football tournament

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Police football team talked with their feet and played with their hearts just before Christmas last year when the Police team and members of the Newlands Mosque along with other local teams competed at Alex Moore Park in Johnsonville. Read more »

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