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Earth May Temporarily Pass Dangerous 1.5 Warming Limit By 2024, Major New Report Says

Article – The Conversation

Earth may temporarily pass dangerous 1.5 warming limit by 2024, major new report says Read more »

Stephen Stone appeals murder convictions 30 years after deaths

Article – RNZ

A man labelled one of New Zealand’s most notorious killers has lodged an appeal against the murders featured in hit podcast Gone Fishing. Read more »

In Denial: Australia, Human Rights And Climate Change

Opinion – Binoy Kampmark

When the complaint was lodged in May 2019, there was a sense of the audacious about it. Eight Torres Strait Islanders had taken the trouble to petition the Geneva-based UN Human Rights Committee, citing climate change and Australian violations as their … Read more »

How To Save 2020: The Grassroots Emergency Election Protection “Trifecta” Action Guide

Article – Harvey Wasserman

In cooperation with the Grassroots Emergency Election Protection Coalition ( ) he 2020 election is not likely to be cancelled or postponed. But it CAN be sabotaged or stolen. It will not be enough this year merely to register and vote. Nowhere near. … Read more »

Masking The Outbreak

Article – The Conversation

Masking the outbreak: despite New Zealand’s growing COVID-19 cases, there are more ways to get back to elimination faster Read more »

Covid-19: ‘Huge risk’ people won’t trust vaccines – expert

Article – RNZ

Fears about the safety of a vaccine for Covid-19 could put people off receiving it and see the country fall short of achieving herd immunity. Read more »

100 Days Without COVID-19: How New Zealand Got Rid Of A Virus That Keeps Spreading Across The World

Article – The Conversation

100 days without COVID-19: how New Zealand got rid of a virus that keeps spreading across the world Read more »

Claims That Behrouz Boochani Jumped The Queue Are A Reminder Of The Dangers Of Anti-Refugee Politics

Article – The Conversation

Claims that Behrouz Boochani jumped the queue are a reminder of the dangers of anti-refugee politics Read more »

Pacific Islands Must Stop Relying On Foreign Aid To Adapt To Climate Change

Article – The Conversation

Pacific Islands must stop relying on foreign aid to adapt to climate change, because the money wont last Read more »

French Nuclear Tests: ‘I Bury People Nearly Every Day, What Was Our Sin?’

Article – Pacific Media Centre

Faaa mayor and nuclear-free campaigner Oscar Temaru … The two issues are tied – nuclear testing and our freedom. Image: PMC screenshot By Matthew Scott , reporting for the Pacific Media Centre Tourism throughout the Pacific has been … Read more »

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