Foreign Control Watchdog 164

Foreign Control Watchdog 164
December 2023

greenball Squandered. Golden Opportunity Gone Begging by Murray Horton
greenball Poverty Update. Election Promises Vs Real Life by Greg Waite
greenball National Con-Job Wins The Day by Brian Turner
greenball Living Wage Movement Update by Nathaniel Herz-Edinger
greenball Wai Mana by Makareta Tawaroa
greenball On Collapse, Degrowth And Opportunity by Torfrida Wainwright
greenball 2023 CAFCA Annual General Meeting Minutes & CAFCA Accounts
CAFCA/ABC Organiser Account Financial Report For The Year Ended March 31, 2023 by James Ayers, Organiser Account Treasurer
greenball A Rubbish Proposal by Robert Ireland
greenball Playing Both Sides As Consultants To Government. PwC's Tax Law Scandal by Sue Newberry
greenball Seabed Mining by Jane Kelsey
greenball Absence Of Public Ownership & Planning Is Holding Back Our Country by Harry Robson
greenball NATO & New Zealand. European War Machine Comes To Pacific by Murray Horton
greenball Nicky Hager. NZ's Most Famous Investigative Journalist Honoured By State by Murray Horton
greenball Reviews by Linda Hill & Greg Waite
Our Lives In Their Portfolios. Why Asset Managers Own The World by Brett Christophers
Silent Coup. How Corporations Overthrew Democracy by Claire Provost & Matt Kennard
The Financial Colonisation Of Aotearoa by Catherine Comyn
The Drinking Game. How Big Business, The Media And Politicians Shape The Way You Drink by Guyon Espiner
The Age Of Surveillance Capitalism. The Fight For A Human Future At The New Frontier Of Power by Shoshana Zuboff
The Palestine Laboratory. How Israel Exports The Technology Of Occupation Around The World by Antony Loewenstein
Secret History: State Surveillance In New Zealand 1900-1956 Volume 1 by Richard Hill & Steven Loveridge
Painkiller. The Origins Of USA's Opioid Epidemic In Prescription Painkillers on Netflix
greenball Obituaries by Murray Horton and Linda Conning
John Ring
Mike Collins
greenball Aotearoa Water Action Update. A Great Legal Victory by Peter Richardson

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