NOT FOR SALE !!!
by Patrick O'Brien
Image 2013 © Alison Withers
27 April 2003 ― Day of Protest
Kiwis are marching in the streets today — a mass protest at Government plans to sell our nation’s assets into private ownership, and here’s a list of locations for the main events, plus the organisations involved, which I’ve posted to my Wall at Google-Plus:
“Prior to joining the World Bank, New Zealand had no unemployment and we enjoyed the third highest standard of living in the developed world.
Today, New Zealand is a debtor nation, technically bankrupt, and, in recent recent years, successive Governments have begun selling off our assets and our infrastructure to satisfy demands of the world’s banks.”