World Refugee Day!
Come and join us to celebrate
Healthy relationships – Safe families –
SUNDAY 22 JUNE, 12-4PM
KILBIRNIE PARK AND
PONEKE CLUB ROOMS
RAIN OR SHINE!
Free buses will run
from Hutt and Porirua.
Call or email ChangeMakers by
Wednesday 18 June to book your place.
801 5812 or
firstname.lastname@example.org. Limited seats!
Music, dancing, delicious food
Launch of It’s Not Ok Community Champions Poster
your own ball - friendly games welcome after main
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On Gaza And Burning The Israeli Flag
One of the selling points in New Zealand’s campaign for a temporary seat on the Security Council is that we have a pluckily independent voice to offer on international conflicts.
This image is not entirely self-delusional. When we did occupy a temporary UN Security Council seat in the 1990s, New Zealand was forthright about the need for the international community to actively respond to the Rwanda genocide. On April 14, 1994, New Zealand, Nigeria and the Czech Republic were the only nations to call for a forceful UN intervention to halt the killings. It was a proud moment in the diplomatic record of the Bolger government.
What then, is the current National government doing with respect to the slaughter in Gaza? More>>