Author Archives: Peace Action

French Embassy targeted to mark Hiroshima Day

The French Embassy will be targeted for its ongoing role in the nuclear poisoning of the Pacific by activists and artists following a day of kōrero and art-making at the Newtown Community Centre starting at 1pm on Saturday, 7th August. … Continue reading

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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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