[Marxism] New on Redline
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Wed Aug 30 18:58:32 MDT 2017
Another busy week at the blog.
The real scandal around Winston Peters' superann is that some people want
to undermine the universal nature of pensions and have the pension
Immigration is a key political issue because it shows whether people stand
for pulling up the drawbridge on a cosy little privileged NZ or show
solidarity with the workers of the world and the right to free movement:
And, for background reading, see, The Case for Open Borders: https://rdln.
Ultra-rightist groups in the USA have been emboldened by the trump
presidency. Among those taing them on have been San Francisco wharfies:
A legacy of defeats and the impact of living in a member of the imperialist
club have had a debilitating effect on workers' consciousness and
preparedness to struggle in New Zealand: https://rdln.wordpress.com/
Global action against extra-judicial killings in the Philippines:
A group of artists are continuing the conversation Metiria Turei MP started
– demanding a more compassionate social welfare system. They asked artists
who have been on a benefit in NZ (DPB, sickness, invalids, jobseeker,
whatever) to draw a picture of themselves, and write a couple of sentences
next to it about their experiences. See: https://rdln.wordpress.
(Scroll down from there to see the others)
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