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News of Zealand

The Greens Are Fighting to Give Kiwi Prisoners the Right To Vote

"Voting during elections would engage them in society and mean they are exercising a fundamental human right," says the party.
Zoe Madden-Smith
3.3.19
News of Zealand

New Zealand Wakes Up To Māori Language Week And There’s Already Controversy

The Greens are pushing for compulsory te reo in schools and Don Brash says the haka glorifies domestic violence: welcome to Te Wiki o te Reo Māori.
Zoe Madden-Smith
9.9.18
News of Zealand

News of Zealand: Around 63,000 Kiwis' Facebook Data Harvested

Plus the Greens have a new co-leader, and NZ Defence has been spending millions with Peter Thiel.
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VICE Staff
4.8.18
News of Zealand

News of Zealand: Millions of Facebook Users' Data Harvested via Quiz

Plus the Greens give up their question time, and calls for NZ intervention in West Papua.
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VICE Staff
3.18.18
The Vice Guide to Right o

New Zealand to Vote on Cannabis Law Reform, Thanks to the Greens

'Legalise it?' will be put to the people in 2020.
James Borrowdale
10.20.17
News of Zealand

News of Zealand: Greens Make it Into Government for the First Time

While National pledges to be strongest opposition ever. And in other news, a big win for Hera Lindsay Bird and Bush bags Trump.
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VICE Staff
10.19.17
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“We Can’t Rely on Majority Rule”: Meet NZ’s First Refugee MP

Golriz Ghahraman on how escaping Iran's oppressive regime and defending war criminals in international courts has shaped her politics.
Laura Taylor
10.10.17
elections nz

Chlöe Swarbrick Fights For Her Party's Parliamentary Existence

VICE spent a day with the Green candidate as the party faces the very real possibility of losing its place in Parliament.
James Borrowdale
9.13.17
News of Zealand

News of Zealand: National Poll Under 40 For First Time Since 2005

Plus the government announces the opening of four new charter schools, and the Green Party's plan to cut the gender pay gap.
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VICE Staff
9.7.17
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Leilani Tamu on the Blood Sport That is New Zealand Politics

In the wake of Metiria Turei's exit, the Green Party candidate reflects on how the former leader challenged the traditional political system.
Leilani Tamu
8.10.17
News of Zealand

News of Zealand: Revealing Benefit Lie Is "My Duty" Says Green Party Leader

Plus Labour promises to fund HIV treatment and the next Doctor Who is a she—all in your daily news wrap.
VICE Staff
95 bFM
7.17.17
News of Zealand

Waka Protestors Set Sail With Message of Resistance For Oil Giants

Plus Sri Lankan animal activists block John Key's baby elephant gift, the Greens signal a boost to young candidates and more news for your Monday.
Staff Vice
4.2.17
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