Author Archives: Peace Action

On the 70th Anniversary of ANZUS, NZDF in massive war exercises

Peace Action Wellington opposes the NZDF’s involvement in Exercise Talisman Sabre, a joint US-Australian military training, happening in Queensland this week. “The Labour government has claimed to have an independent foreign policy, but this deployment of NZ troops, in the … Continue reading

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Crafting resistance: art and activism

WHEN: Saturday, 7 August 1-5pmWHERE: Newtown Community Centre, Level 2, 2a Green Street, above the old ANZ bankFacebook event   We invite you to join us for a day of kōrero and action where we will learn from speakers who … Continue reading

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Take two actions for peace and climate justice this week

This week, we encourage you to sign two petitions and help build a culture of peace and a powerful movement for climate justice. A fair go for a family in dangerSeven months ago we learned about a family who attempted … Continue reading

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ACTION ALERT: Submit on the new terrorism law

The government has recently introduced a new counter-terrorism bill in response to the Christchurch massacre. Addressing white supremacist terrorism is a good thing, however this new law will not make us safer and could target political activists.  We encourage people … Continue reading

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Peace Action Calls for Radical Change on ANZAC Day 2021

Peace Action Wellington is hosting an Anzac-weekend peace event called The Climate of War: white supremacy, climate justice and militarism that challenges the meaning and purpose of Anzac Day. The free, public event will be held on Saturday, 24 April … Continue reading

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