Aotearoa-Motives

So you may have noticed that due to pressures on my time – some of this news is no longer so ‘hot’. For my own convenience (no other ulterior motive), I’d like to redirect you to my blog – Aotearoa-Motives which is updated more frequently. Please also refer to our Facebook page.

Bread and Roses TV

For a number of months now, a team of journalists (including Maryam Namazie, Fariborz Pooya, and Bahram Soroush) have been making some hard-hitting yet very rational videos on topics that matter to us, as humans, Muslims and ex-Muslims. These programmes provide some clarity and insight to key issues of morality, ethics, life and death. Highlights … Read more…

Mohammad Asghar – British pensioner sentenced to death in Pakistan

This is a dire situation that Amnesty International (and many others) are publicising at the moment. What right have the Pakistani government to define ultimate truth? Especially ‘truths’ based on some very questionable literature (i.e. Quran and Hadith) MAN SENTENCED TO DEATH UNDER BLASPHEMY LAW Mohammad Asghar, a British man suffering from mental illness, has … Read more…

NZ GCSB Act

The NZ Prime Minister John Key, is suggesting that NZ is known to host people who have trained in al-Qaeda camps in Yemen and elsewhere. The Islamist threat is being used to support the proposed amendments to legislation supporting the Government Communications Security Bureau (CGSB). Most NZ residents will be aware that these proposals have … Read more…