max
°
min
°
Location:
COLOR-Waatea logo 2016-final

On Air Now
Radio Waatea

08:00pm - 11:00pm
Ed Sheeran

Bradford starts left side think tank
Gettyimages

Share to Email
Share to RSS
Share to Print

A new think tank has been launched to provide an informed and active voice from the left in policy debates.

Economic and Social Research Aotearoa grew out of a doctoral research project by former Green MP Sue Bradford.

She says it aims to fill a gap in the ideas market.

It will complement work already done in universities, wananga, Maori and other roopu.

"What’s different about this is it is very geared to a kaupapa that is highly political, that is about challenging the very structures of our society, very clearly grounded in economic and social and ecological justice and in a treaty and tino rangatiratanga kaupapa," Ms Bradford says.

ESRA will also look for ways to strengthen organisations on the left.

https://esra.nz/

 

Copyright © 2016, UMA Broadcasting Ltd: www.waateanews.com

MUMA2

matariki x
E-Tangata-Generic
LETSLEARN-86
 
It's been 40 days since the Oranga Tamariki footage and the PM + her Minister have still not seen it
40 days since the chilling Oranga Tamariki uplift footage and the Prime Minister and her Minister in charge of Oranga Tamariki still have not viewed it.
Two juxtapositions of the current furore over Oranga Tamariki uplifts
Martyn 'Bomber' Bradbury: " On Friday morning breakfast TV, Judith Collins bristled at suggestions that there was institutionalised racism inside Oranga Tamariki by simply stating, "just stop beating up kids, and you won't need Oranga Tamariki".
Could Dame Tariana Turia's musings cost Labour the Māori vote?
Martyn 'Bomber' Bradbury:     How hard will Jacinda and Grant make it for Willie Jackson to deliver the Māori vote for Labour again?
0
TMP2
           

Submit

Glossary

 

Subscribe

Enter your email address to receive regular updates from Waatea News.
  • fb

On Air Now
Radio Waatea

08:00pm - 11:00pm