Fantasies of the Fleet: The Emotion of Submarines

Opinion – Binoy Kampmark Submarines are the spaceships of the ocean. [1]Idiosyncratic as ever, the remark from Australias independent Senator John Madigan on the ABC program Q & A, who had seemingly come down from a distant historical shelf, says the needed thing when …

NZ leads Lancet call for trade deal transparency

Press Release – University of Otago New Zealand and Australian health advocates are leading an international call for public release and wide discussion of the text of the secret Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA).

Protect our climate and health, not multinational profits

Press Release – OraTaiao OraTaiao: The New Zealand Climate and Health Council strongly supports this weeks call by international health advocates for the public release of the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) negotiating text, for a health check.

TPPA secret while EU releases TTIP documents

Press Release – Professor Jane Kelsey Trade minister Tim Groser has repeatedly claimed that negotiations for agreements like the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) are never conducted in daylight. That is simply not true.

Four year delay for committee to hear TPPA concerns

Press Release – New Zealand Council of Trade Unions The CTU and fifteen other organisations have finally, four years on, had the opportunity to present orally to the Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee select committee regarding serious concerns workers, health professionals, development groups, digital …