On The Nation This Weekend: Oct 20
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Harawira --- Protester or politician?
2. Jan Wright ---
on her damning report on the Government's ETS
3. John Carnegie (Business NZ), William Rolleston
(Fed Farmers) and Kennedy Graham (Green MP) on Ms Wright's
4. Colin James
5. Keith Ng joins Brian Edwards
and Bill Ralston on blogging and
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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>>