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10 September 2022

President's Message

Our president Benedict Ferguson welcomes members to the latest edition of the PSA journal Te Mahinga…


10 September 2022


This issue's news-in-brief includes the latest on pay equity for support workers, a tribute to a 'pi…

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10 September 2022

PSA Launches Vote Climate Campaign

The campaign encourages local government candidates to support better public transport and walking a…

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10 September 2022

Meet Our Vā Moana Delegates

Congress 2020 saw the introduction of Vā Moana delegates – key decision makers
representing the inte…

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10 September 2022

Local Government Workers Chart New Course

Meet the unionists behind the first ever Multi-Employer Collective Agreement (MECA) for Local Govern…

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10 September 2022

Library Launches Labour History Guide

Wellington’s Alexander Turnbull Library has launched a comprehensive new online guide to its labour …

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10 September 2022

Solidarity Against Migrant Exploitation

PSA organiser Mandeep Bela experienced exploitation first hand when he first arrived in Aotearoa. He…

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10 September 2022

Allied Workers Seize The Day

Our campaign evaluation found Allied members were 33 per cent more active within the PSA after winni…

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10 September 2022

'Mana-Enhancing' Pay Deal For Admin Workers

The new pay equity deal promises to transform the lives of some of the lowest paid workers in the he…

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10 September 2022

Long-Awaited Social Work Pay Parity

NGO social workers celebrate a settlement which delivers long-awaited pay parity with their counterp…

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10 September 2022

Unions Are Good For Your Mental Health

Te Mahinga Ora speaks to Vanessa Cooper, mentally healthy work specialist at WorkSafe
New Zealand, a…


10 September 2022

Community Interpreters Are Out in The Cold

Te Mahinga Ora correspondent Agustina Marianacci still can’t make ends meet after five years as a pu…

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10 September 2022

International Solidarity is in Our DNA

Te Mahinga Ora speaks to Adrian Durtschi, head of home support at UNI Global, about international so…


10 September 2022

Review: Another World

Another World examines the ethical compromise inherent to social mobility under capitalism, writes T…

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10 September 2022

Review: Whina

Death, displacement, and the struggle for rangatiratanga coverage in this reverential biopic of Dame…

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10 September 2022

Review: Lost in Work by Amelia Horgan

Lost in Work is an earnest attempt to alert readers to the universal harms of capitalism, writes Te …


10 September 2022

Member Nominated for Young Leader Award

Gayathiri Ganeshan was nominated for her important policy work carried out at the height of the Covi…

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10 September 2022

It's Time to Turn Anger into Action

PSA national secretary Duane Leo unveils our union’s plan to negotiate pay increases across the whol…