Background reading on the Weapons Expo, the Warship visit & NZ Defence Spending
“The Defence White Paper” – Gordon Campbell
“The Defence Pretence” – Gordon Campbell
“More to planned US warship visit than mere celebration” – Valerie Morse
“US warship: a trade display to boost US weapons sales” – Valerie Morse
Defence of the realm: Security fears bring a warm glow to firms supplying military hardware. Jonathan Underhill, the NZ Listener, 26 November 2015.
War and Peace: New Zealand’s Defence Industries, Radio NZ, 22 November 2014
NZ military develops spy drones, Kurt Bayer, The NZ Herald, 6 Feb 2014.
Profiting from War: New Zealand Weapons and military related industry (2015 report)
Peace Action Wellington released a report into New Zealand’s weapons and military-related industry. This report, entitled Profiting from War, was produced in November 2015 in support of the campaign to stop the annual New Zealand Defence Industry Association conference at the TSB Arena in Wellington.
Read full report here: Profiting from War: NZ weapons & military-related industry
Our Leaflets/Printed Materials
ANZAC DAY 2017 Posters
Disrupting the Narrative: challenging ideas about New Zealand in World War 1.
A zine produced for Anzac Day 2017
This is a 12 page A5 zine (created with 3 A4 sheets of paper).
Disrupting the narrative zine 2017
PEOPLES CLIMATE RALLY, March 2017
We produced this A5-sized War & Climate Change leaflet for the recent blockade of the Oil Summit Conference in Taranaki. You can download a PDF of it here: war and climate change or a 2-up version (for printing onto A4 paper) here: war and climate change 2up.
War Kills Children (A5 double-sided colour)