New Zealand

"Don't Panic! Don't Panic"

This item looks at the moral panic surrounding supposed drug use by tenants in state housing in Aotearoa/Neew Zealand.

Back to the Future With Labour's Fair Pay Agreements

This article highlights parallels between current attempts to modify labour laws in Aotearoa/NZ and historical examples.

Now It's Aotearoa's Turn For Abortion Referendum

Ireland has had its abortion referendum, now it's about time New Zealand/Aotearoa did the same.

Origin of the Housing Crisis In NZ/Aotearoa

This article surveys the origins of the current housing crisis in NZ/Aotearoa, viewing the neo-liberal turn of the 1980s'-1990s' as a critical juncture.

Book Review: 'Ruth, Roger & Me', Andrew Deans (Wellington, 2015)

This is a review of a book that takes a critical stance towards the architects of neo-liberalism as implemented in Aotearoa/New Zealand during the 1980's-90s'

Behind the 1951 waterfront lockout - Philip Ferguson

This is a Marxist account of the 1951 waterfront lockout, one of the major instances of class struggle in 20th century Aotearoa/New Zealand. First published on the Redline blog: https://rdln.wordpress.com/2012/11/23/behind-the-1951-waterfront-lockout/

AWSM: May Day Pamphlet

The Aotearoa Workers Solidarity Movement (AWSM), an Anarcho-Communist group based in New Zealand/Aotearoa has produced a short pamphlet for downloading and distribution on May Day.

Housing in New Zealand/Aotearoa: Rhetoric .v. Action

This article looks at the gap between government announcements and lack of action to address housing issues in New Zealand/Aotearoa.

Interview With NZ Anarchist

Social Activist Alex Pirie interviews Barrie Sargeant, New Zealand anarchist and member of Aotearoa Workers' Solidarity Movement (AWSM).

The Hobbit- The Desolation of Warners