Loading...
You are here:  Home  >  Most Recent Blogs  -  Page 2
Latest

Global Day of Workplace Action to Climate-Proof Our Work – New Zealand Council of Trade Unions

By   /  June 24, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  1 Comment

On June 26 working people from New Zealand and around the world are taking climate action. “Climate Change is a threat to all of us. We must do more to look after our planet. Extreme weather events are already destroying jobs and livelihoods and, if we don’t act now, temperature increases will lead to the […]

Read More →
Latest

Govt’s new oil spill insurance cap still a drop in the ocean – Greenpeace

By   /  June 24, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  No Comments

The Government is touting an increase in oil industry liability as a win for taxpayers, but Greenpeace says the new plan would still see the New Zealand public picking up most of the bill for in the event of a major spill. The changes to the law covering the insurance of oil exploration were announced […]

Read More →
Latest

Two-Thirds Support Abortion for Any Reason – ALRANZ

By   /  June 24, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  No Comments

ALRANZ Abortion Rights Aotearoa applauds new research by the University of Auckland, showing two-thirds of New Zealanders support the right to receive abortion care for any reason. “Polling on the issue has shown remarkable consistency over time, trending steadily upwards as reproductive rights are better understood,” said Terry Bellamak, ALRANZ National president. “This shows that […]

Read More →
Latest

GUEST BLOG: Bryan Bruce – Nature vs Nurture

By   /  June 24, 2019  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  3 Comments

Deciding whether or not to step into the character changing booth is another one of those questions that can peel back the layers of your attitudes, opinions and beliefs once you start to unpack it.

Read More →
Latest

Dr Liz Gordon: The killers of my grandson were sentenced in the High Court last week

By   /  June 24, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda  /  9 Comments

The killers of my grandson, Bradley Lomax, were sentenced in the High Court last week.  They each got 16-17 years non-parole period. Some of the family were there, and it is reported that they said they did not forgive the two men who killed Brad.

Read More →
Latest

Political Caption Competition

By   /  June 24, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  1 Comment

50 shades of blue

Read More →
Latest

TDB Top 5 International Stories: Monday 24th June 2019

By   /  June 24, 2019  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  No Comments

5: IS BIDEN BLOWING IT WITH BLACK VOTERS? IT DEPENDS ON HOW OLD YOU ARE.
4: US ‘launched cyberattacks on Iran weapons’ after drone downing
3: I’M A JOURNALIST BUT I DIDN’T FULLY REALIZE THE TERRIBLE POWER OF U.S. BORDER OFFICIALS UNTIL THEY VIOLATED MY RIGHTS AND PRIVACY
2: Trump Pulls Back from Iran Attack as Bolton & Pompeo Continue to Push for War
1: Global markets braced for turmoil as US prepares Iran sanctions

Read More →