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Action Alert - March Against Privatisation
Peace Movement AotearoaPO Box 9314, Wellington. Tel (04) 382 8129, fax (04) 382 8173, firstname.lastname@example.org
Issued 10 August 1998
12 noon - meet in the university Quad; or 1pm - meet at parliament.
This week Victoria University of Wellington Students Association (VUWSA) is orgaising a March against Privatisation whhich is part of the conference most of you will know about. This march will include Uni students, polytech students, unemployed, unions, people involved in the fight against the privatisation of education, health, water, roads etc etc.............the list goes on!!
Everyone from the conference will be coming along, people from all over New Zealand and Australia. This march will be an excellent time to unite the stuggle against privatisation and to take our anger to Parliament, the people that are pushing the whole agenda.
The march will be held on Thursday 13th August, meeting at 12.00 in the Uni Quad, or meet at parliament at 1pm. Anyone that is interested, please come along, your support would be greatly appreciated!
This government has attacked the people of New Zealnd too many times. This is a united fight back. Together our voices can be heard. Please tell everyone you know about this march.
Yours in Solidarity
CONFERENCE DETAILS ...
Anti-Privatisation Conference: With privatisation in full flight in
education, health, local body utilities, water, workers holidays, treaty
rights, firefighting, and the ACC it is time to organise a systematic
response. To this end the Victoria University of Wellington Students'
Association has called together a National Conference Against Privatisation.
Speakers include Professor Jane Kelsey, Antonio Tujan from IBON
International in the Philippines, Brian Easton, Maxine Gay, John Ryall and
Mike Smith from the Foundation for an Independent Aotearoa. Plenty of time
has been allocated to the important task of organising a broad
anti-privatisation movement into the future. The
Conference is being held in the Student Union Complex at Victoria University
of Wellington from Thursday-Sunday. It costs $30 for individuals, $80 for
organisations. Timetable on page 7 City Voice. For more details contact
VUWSA, PO Box 600, Wellington, (04) 4738566,
There will also be a march on parliament highlighting these issues at noon Thursday, contact 473-8566.