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Party time with the Governance and Administration Committee:

We've been somewhat reluctantly engaging in some politics recently as we felt responsibility to stand against sexism. We will be having ongoing kōrero about the use of engaging with the state, as it often seems our energy is better spent on other projects.That aside, here is the video we played at our Wednesday morning Zoom ...

Poutū-te-rangi Hui: Ōtautahi

We are keen to have a relaxed group conversation about supporting young, questioning and newly out lesbians. We want use these ideas to create a booklet/resource. To begin this project, we want to have a korerō with lesbians aged 17 & over about their experiences, what's been helpful, unhelpful and so on. Key meeting information:We ...

The Feminist Article the Green Party has Banned:

This opinion piece appeared in the 2019 Spring issue of Te Awa (the NZ Green Party's newsletter) at this link. Marama Davidson, a Green Party Co-Leader and Member of Parliament, has since said this article "puts trans rights to exist up for debate" and it's been removed. Solutions that are Fair to Everyone I am ...

Solidarity with South Korean Lesbians!

In 2010, a lesbian woman in the military in South Korea was raped by her supervisor who said she needed to try men. She became pregnant and had to have an abortion. After that, a second man in the military raped her. This week, both men have been finally found found not guilty of rape ...