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Robert Reid on the TPPA

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Opposition against the TPPA is hitting another gear. 

Our General Secretary Robert Reid made it clear on 3 News that the government must walk away from this dodgy deal. 

Q+A panel

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Robert Reid appeared on Q+A with former National Party president Michelle Boag and business and economics journalist Bernard Hickey. 

Here are the links to the first panel and the second panel

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Maxine Gay on the Aussie banks neglecting NZ

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Our Retail and Finance Secretary Maxine Gay appeared on RadioLive to explain how the big Aussie banks are neglecting New Zealanders, especially our small communities like Ruatorea. Maxine's comments were then featured on the Paul Henry Show's half-hourly news bulletin

Dennis Maga: Fifa human and labour rights abuses taint U-20 World Cup

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UNEMIG co-ordinator and migrant worker organiser Dennis Maga had an op-ed published in the New Zealand Herald. 

Dennis called out FIFA for worker rights abuses and asked, in hosting the FIFA U-20 World Cup, whether "we brought our way into a racket?"



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