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CPAG Post Budget Special live stream 11.30am today

By   /  May 18, 2018  /  Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  2 Comments

Streaming live today at 11.30am – CPAG Post Budget special – Guest speakers include senior lecturer in economics Dr Stephen Poletti; Public Health Medicine and Māori Health expert Dr Rhys Jones; and Professor Innes Asher, Starship Children’s Hospital paediatrician and Professor of Paediatrics.

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The Liberal Agenda – Protest outside of Jacinda Ardern’s Office: Action on the Sanctions

By   /  May 16, 2018  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  No Comments

What: Action on the Sanctions: Protest outside of Jacinda Ardern’s Office demanding an end to sanctions on sole parents. There will be speeches by community representatives and parents.

Where: 658 New North Road, Mt Albert, Auckland. 

When: 12.00 – 1pm, Friday the 18th of May.

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The 2018 Voyager NZ Media Awards

By   /  May 15, 2018  /  Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  6 Comments

I was fortunate enough to get a guest ticket to go along with Voyager to the NZ Media Awards last week. It’s a big moment for Voyager, they are stepping up to sponsor the awards because their leader and founder, Seeby Woodhouse, believes passionately in journalism.

I support his vision, and who am I to turn down an open bar?

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CPAG’s nationwide post budget events

By   /  May 13, 2018  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  5 Comments

Find out what the impact of Budget 2018 will be for families and children, in Child Poverty Action Group’s 2018 Post Budget presentations.

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The Liberal Agenda – BDS call for action

By   /  May 13, 2018  /  Leslie Bravery, Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  No Comments

The Palestinian BDS National Committee, Palestinian civil society’s largest coalition, calls on people of conscience, unions, municipalities, political parties, social movements, student groups, academics, artists, churches and LGBTQI groups, around the world to: Plan actions to intensify and amplify campaigns that are linked to the call to end military and security ties with Israel. For […]

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The Liberal Agenda – Inaugural Professorial Address AUT Public Lecture Series 2018

By   /  May 9, 2018  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  1 Comment

WHAT: AUT Inaugural Professorial Address
WHEN: Tuesday 15th, 4.30pm
WHERE: WA Conference Centre, AUT City Campus

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The Liberal Agenda: Happy 200th birthday Karl Marx! Auckland forum and screening

By   /  May 8, 2018  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  Comments Off on The Liberal Agenda: Happy 200th birthday Karl Marx! Auckland forum and screening

WHAT: The Young Karl Marx film screening to celebrate Marx’s 200th Birthday.

WHEN: 12th May Thursday 7pm

WHERE: Unite Union, 6a Western Springs Rd, Kingsland.

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J Day midday today Auckland Albert Park

By   /  May 5, 2018  /  Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  3 Comments

If we want real cannabis reform, the simple truth is that we can’t rely on spineless and gutless politicians who are so easily swayed by the vested interests that profit from prohibition.

We must do it ourselves.

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The Liberal Agenda – STALIN WASN’T STALLIN’ – WRITERS FESTIVAL CABARET

By   /  April 27, 2018  /  Mike Treen, Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  Comments Off on The Liberal Agenda – STALIN WASN’T STALLIN’ – WRITERS FESTIVAL CABARET

WHAT: Auckland Writers’ Festival
WHEN: 15-20 May
WHERE: Aotea Centre

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Christchurch-based political society to host public lecture on eve of ANZAC day

By   /  April 23, 2018  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  Comments Off on Christchurch-based political society to host public lecture on eve of ANZAC day

WHAT: Public Lecture on Peace activists and ANZAC Day
WHERE: Christchurch
WHEN: Tuesday 24th

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The Liberal Agenda – Lorde help us! Palestine, Politics, Performance and the BDS!

By   /  March 16, 2018  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  1 Comment

WHAT: Palestine Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel 

WHERE: Auckland University – Science Building MLT 1/303-G23

WHEN: 7pm, Wednesday 21st 

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The Liberal Agenda – ‘MARCH FOR MĀUI’ THIS SUNDAY HIGHLIGHTS GOVERNMENT FAILURE

By   /  March 14, 2018  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  Comments Off on The Liberal Agenda – ‘MARCH FOR MĀUI’ THIS SUNDAY HIGHLIGHTS GOVERNMENT FAILURE

WHAT: March for Māui’ and Hector’s dolphins

WHEN: Sunday 18th March

WHERE: Silo Park, Auckland

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The Liberal Agenda – Direct Animal Action: Protest at Waikato Rodeo this Saturday

By   /  February 15, 2018  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  Comments Off on The Liberal Agenda – Direct Animal Action: Protest at Waikato Rodeo this Saturday

What: ‘Ban Rodeo’ protest at Waikato Rodeo
When: Saturday 17th February 2018, 1pm
Where: Kihikihi Domain, Corner of Grey & Dick Streets, Kihikihi, Te Awamutu

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The Liberal Agenda – Last Chance Environment Court and Sun Kissed Picnic

By   /  January 27, 2018  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  1 Comment

Court Appeal Last Chance for Waiheke Community Group to Save Island’s Treasured Environment and Culture From Destructive Marina Development Kennedy Point, which forms part of Putiki Bay on Waiheke Island, is a beautiful quiet bay surrounded by pohutukawa trees, with clean sea water and oysters that have historically been collected by local iwi and island […]

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The Liberal Agenda – FREE AHED TAMIMI

By   /  January 23, 2018  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  Comments Off on The Liberal Agenda – FREE AHED TAMIMI

WHAT: FREE AHED TAMIMI
WHERE: Aotea Square Auckland, Bridge of Remembrance in Christchurch 
WHEN: 2pm February 3rd

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The Liberal Agenda – WAIHOPAI SPYBASE PROTEST SATURDAY JANUARY 27th

By   /  January 19, 2018  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  Comments Off on The Liberal Agenda – WAIHOPAI SPYBASE PROTEST SATURDAY JANUARY 27th

People from all around New Zealand will be converging on the super-secret Waihopai satellite interception spybase, in Marlborough, on Saturday January 27th.   We will be at the Waihopai spy base main gate at Waihopai Valley Road from 10 – 11 a.m. There will be speakers; information will be provided on the function of the […]

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