Media Diary Michael Cullen
7 August 2000 Media Advisory
Cullen's diary - August 7 to
Address to Auckland branch of New Zealand
Financial Markets Association, 6pm, Georges Bar and
Restaurant, 144 Parnell Road, Auckland.
Australia. See attached press
Address to Economist Conference,
12.15pm, James Cook centra, Wellington.
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Gordon Campbell: On The Gun Buy-Back Scheme
Do gun amnesties and buy-backs save lives? Since it’s always difficult to exclude all of the socio-economic factors that may be operating in parallel, the die-hard denialists in the gun lobby will always be able to find a bit of wiggle room.
Yet when taken in tandem with the actions already taken by the Ardern government to outlaw rapid fire rifles and shotguns, there is ample reason to conclude that the buy-back and amnesty scheme announced this morning will indeed save lives in New Zealand. More>>