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Scoop.co.nz
Nauru whistleblowers to speak out at Wellington protestCarsten Bockemuehl, Amnesty International NZ, who recently released a report on
Nauru whistleblowers to speak out at Wellington protest
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Carsten Bockemuehl, Amnesty International NZ, who recently released a report on abuse & neglect of refugees on Nauru - David Shearer, Labour MP with the shadow portfolio on Foreign Affairs who has spoken out about the NZ government's lack of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Auckland man acknowledged for spending 12 years voluntarily cleaning streetsthe streets, picking up litter and sorting recycling from rubbish. Having seen
Auckland man acknowledged for spending 12 years voluntarily cleaning streets
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
the streets, picking up litter and sorting recycling from rubbish. Having seen him in action for years, Mt Albert MP David Shearer and members of the community decided it was about time to acknowledge his efforts. Shearer presented Musa with... Read more
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NZCity
UN leader's comments raise hope for Clarkin national governments and other organisations," he said. "Why not in the UN?
UN leader's comments raise hope for Clark
NZCity / Posted 9 days ago
in national governments and other organisations," he said. "Why not in the UN?" Labour's foreign affairs spokesman, David Shearer, says Mr Ban's support for a woman candidate means there's "a real chance" Miss Clark could succeed. "But that... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Labour spells out spying bottom linesgave one of its positions to former Green co-leader Russel Norman. After the e
Labour spells out spying bottom lines
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
gave one of its positions to former Green co-leader Russel Norman. After the election, Labour chose to give his spot to David Shearer, saying it needed someone with relevant skills and experience. The Greens said at the time that Labour had... Read more
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Rappler
Demands grow for inquiry into Australia refugee abuseUN High Commissioner for Human Rights in Geneva. New Zealand's Labour oppositi
Demands grow for inquiry into Australia refugee abuse
Rappler / Posted 11 days ago
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights in Geneva. New Zealand's Labour opposition has also weighed into the debate, with David Shearer describing the policy as unsustainable. "It's almost like Australia has lost its moral compass in terms of... Read more
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The Manila Times
Demands grow for inquiry into Australia refugee abusethe UN High Commissioner for Human Rights in Geneva. New Zealand’s Labor oppos
Demands grow for inquiry into Australia refugee abuse
The Manila Times / Posted 11 days ago
the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights in Geneva. New Zealand’s Labor opposition has also weighed into the debate, with David Shearer describing the policy as unsustainable. “It’s almost like Australia has lost its moral compass in terms of... Read more
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Japan Today
Demands grow for inquiry into Australia refugee abuse ‹ Japan TodayUN High Commissioner for Human Rights in Geneva. New Zealand’s Labour oppositi
Demands grow for inquiry into Australia refugee abuse ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 11 days ago
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights in Geneva. New Zealand’s Labour opposition has also weighed into the debate, with David Shearer describing the policy as unsustainable. “It’s almost like Australia has lost its moral compass in terms of... Read more
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iafrica.com
Demands for inquiry into Aussie abuseUN High Commissioner for Human Rights in Geneva. New Zealand's Labour oppositi
Demands for inquiry into Aussie abuse
iafrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights in Geneva. New Zealand's Labour opposition has also weighed into the debate, with David Shearer describing the policy as unsustainable. "It's almost like Australia has lost its moral compass in terms of... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Demands grow for inquiry into Australia refugee abuseUN High Commissioner for Human Rights in Geneva. New Zealand's Labour oppositi
Demands grow for inquiry into Australia refugee abuse
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 days ago
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights in Geneva. New Zealand's Labour opposition has also weighed into the debate, with David Shearer describing the policy as unsustainable. "It's almost like Australia has lost its moral compass in terms of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Labour's broad church under threat- or at the least get its votes at next year's election - it would pay to keep
Labour's broad church under threat
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
- or at the least get its votes at next year's election - it would pay to keep onside MPs like Nash, Kelvin Davis and David Shearer, who have broad appeal to business, not simply the centre-right" - see: Of trade deals, gulags and black boxes.... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Labour’s broad church under threat– or at the least get its votes at next year's election – it would pay to keep
Labour’s broad church under threat
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 11 days ago
– or at the least get its votes at next year's election – it would pay to keep onside MPs like Nash, Kelvin Davis and David Shearer, who have broad appeal to business, not simply the centre-right” – see: Of trade deals, gulags and black boxes.... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Australia 'has lost moral compass' over immigration detention: New Zealand oppositionapproach amid revelations of abuse, sexual violence and self-harm. New Zealand
Australia 'has lost moral compass' over immigration detention: New Zealand opposition
Kiama Independent / Posted 11 days ago
approach amid revelations of abuse, sexual violence and self-harm. New Zealand Labour's foreign affairs spokesman David Shearer accused Australia of losing its moral compass over offshore detention, suggesting his country should step in to... Read more
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Manning River Times
Australia 'has lost moral compass' over immigration detention: New Zealand oppositionapproach amid revelations of abuse, sexual violence and self-harm. New Zealand
Australia 'has lost moral compass' over immigration detention: New Zealand opposition
Manning River Times / Posted 11 days ago
approach amid revelations of abuse, sexual violence and self-harm. New Zealand Labour's foreign affairs spokesman David Shearer accused Australia of losing its moral compass over offshore detention, suggesting his country should step in to... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Australia 'has lost moral compass' over immigration detention: New Zealand oppositionapproach amid revelations of abuse, sexual violence and self-harm. New Zealand
Australia 'has lost moral compass' over immigration detention: New Zealand opposition
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 11 days ago
approach amid revelations of abuse, sexual violence and self-harm. New Zealand Labour's foreign affairs spokesman David Shearer accused Australia of losing its moral compass over offshore detention, suggesting his country should step in to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Australia has lost its moral compasshas lost its moral compassSunday, 14 August 2016, 10:10 pmPress Release: TVNZAU
Australia has lost its moral compass
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
has lost its moral compassSunday, 14 August 2016, 10:10 pmPress Release: TVNZAUSTRALIA HAS LOST ITS MORAL COMPASS: DAVID SHEARERThe Australian policy for detaining refugees indefinitely is unsustainable, according to Labour’s spokesperson... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Q + A - Sunday August 14centre on Nauru. Jessica Mutch speaks to a former aid worker who worked on Naur
Q + A - Sunday August 14
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
centre on Nauru. Jessica Mutch speaks to a former aid worker who worked on Nauru plus Labour’s foreign affairs spokesperson David Shearer – what should our Government’s response be?3. Derek Shearer is a former Bill Clinton advisor and US ambassador... Read more
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Herald Sun
‘Australia has lost its moral compass’moral compass on asylum-seeker issues and New Zealand needs to step in, New Zea
‘Australia has lost its moral compass’
Herald Sun / Posted 12 days ago
moral compass on asylum-seeker issues and New Zealand needs to step in, New Zealand opposition foreign affairs spokesman David Shearer believes. But the conditions in Nauru were just one of the issues facing asylum seekers, the other was that... Read more
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Herald Sun
NZ needs to step in on Nauru: Labour MPmoral compass on asylum-seeker issues and New Zealand needs to step in, New Zea
NZ needs to step in on Nauru: Labour MP
Herald Sun / Posted 12 days ago
moral compass on asylum-seeker issues and New Zealand needs to step in, New Zealand opposition foreign affairs spokesman David Shearer believes. Documents leaked by The Guardian last week including reports children in detention in Nauru have... Read more
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The Courier Mail
‘Australia has lost its moral compass’moral compass on asylum-seeker issues and New Zealand needs to step in, New Zea
‘Australia has lost its moral compass’
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 days ago
moral compass on asylum-seeker issues and New Zealand needs to step in, New Zealand opposition foreign affairs spokesman David Shearer believes. But the conditions in Nauru were just one of the issues facing asylum seekers, the other was that... Read more
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The Courier Mail
NZ needs to step in on Nauru: Labour MPmoral compass on asylum-seeker issues and New Zealand needs to step in, New Zea
NZ needs to step in on Nauru: Labour MP
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 days ago
moral compass on asylum-seeker issues and New Zealand needs to step in, New Zealand opposition foreign affairs spokesman David Shearer believes. Documents leaked by The Guardian last week including reports children in detention in Nauru have... Read more
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News.com.au
Kiwi politician David Shearer has blasted Australia’s treatment of asylum seekers on Nauru, saying it is time for New Zealand to step inmoral compass on asylum-seeker issues and New Zealand needs to step in, New Zea
Kiwi politician David Shearer has blasted Australia’s treatment of asylum seekers on Nauru, saying it is time for New Zealand to step in
News.com.au / Posted 12 days ago
moral compass on asylum-seeker issues and New Zealand needs to step in, New Zealand opposition foreign affairs spokesman David Shearer believes. Documents leaked by The Guardian last week including reports children in detention in Nauru have... Read more
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News.com.au
NZ needs to step in on Nauru: Labour MPmoral compass on asylum-seeker issues and New Zealand needs to step in, New Zea
NZ needs to step in on Nauru: Labour MP
News.com.au / Posted 12 days ago
moral compass on asylum-seeker issues and New Zealand needs to step in, New Zealand opposition foreign affairs spokesman David Shearer believes. Documents leaked by The Guardian last week including reports children in detention in Nauru have... Read more
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Perth Now
NZ needs to step in on Nauru: Labour MPmoral compass on asylum-seeker issues and New Zealand needs to step in, New Zea
NZ needs to step in on Nauru: Labour MP
Perth Now / Posted 12 days ago
moral compass on asylum-seeker issues and New Zealand needs to step in, New Zealand opposition foreign affairs spokesman David Shearer believes. Documents leaked by The Guardian last week including reports children in detention in Nauru have... Read more
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Adelaide Now
‘Australia has lost its moral compass’moral compass on asylum-seeker issues and New Zealand needs to step in, New Zea
‘Australia has lost its moral compass’
Adelaide Now / Posted 12 days ago
moral compass on asylum-seeker issues and New Zealand needs to step in, New Zealand opposition foreign affairs spokesman David Shearer believes. But the conditions in Nauru were just one of the issues facing asylum seekers, the other was that... Read more
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Adelaide Now
NZ needs to step in on Nauru: Labour MPmoral compass on asylum-seeker issues and New Zealand needs to step in, New Zea
NZ needs to step in on Nauru: Labour MP
Adelaide Now / Posted 12 days ago
moral compass on asylum-seeker issues and New Zealand needs to step in, New Zealand opposition foreign affairs spokesman David Shearer believes. Documents leaked by The Guardian last week including reports children in detention in Nauru have... Read more
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NZCity
NZ needs to step in on Nauru: Sheareralmost lost its moral compass on asylum-seeker issues and New Zealand needs to
NZ needs to step in on Nauru: Shearer
NZCity / Posted 12 days ago
almost lost its moral compass on asylum-seeker issues and New Zealand needs to step in, Labour's foreign affairs spokesman David Shearer believes. Documents leaked by The Guardian last week including reports children in detention in Nauru have... Read more
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NZCity
UN hopes could be damaging: Shearerforeign affairs spokesman believes. That's a factor Miss Clark is likely to co
UN hopes could be damaging: Shearer
NZCity / Posted 12 days ago
foreign affairs spokesman believes. That's a factor Miss Clark is likely to consider after two disappointing straw polls, David Shearer says. "I think she's going to have to make that call herself, we'll get to the point where that (career... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZ First's salvoes hit home in war of wordselections. But it sent a message to voters who identify with similarly conserv
NZ First's salvoes hit home in war of words
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
elections. But it sent a message to voters who identify with similarly conservatives lefties in the caucus, such as David Shearer, Stuart Nash, Damien O'Connor, and Kelvin Davis (and Jones when he was there) that Labour might not be their... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZ First's salvoes hit home in war of wordselections. But it sent a message to voters who identify with similarly conserv
NZ First's salvoes hit home in war of words
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
elections. But it sent a message to voters who identify with similarly conservatives lefties in the caucus, such as David Shearer, Stuart Nash, Damien O'Connor, and Kelvin Davis (and Jones when he was there) that Labour might not be their... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Of trade deals, gulags and black boxes- or at the least get its votes at next year's election - it would pay to keep
Of trade deals, gulags and black boxes
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
- or at the least get its votes at next year's election - it would pay to keep onside MPs like Nash, Kelvin Davis and David Shearer, who have broad appeal to business, not simply the centre-right. As does Little's deputy Annette King, who... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Speedy Hire resists investor pressure to merge with rivalaction. The letter urges Mr Astrand to leave the company before shareholders v
Speedy Hire resists investor pressure to merge with rival
Liverpool Echo / Posted 13 days ago
action. The letter urges Mr Astrand to leave the company before shareholders vote on his removal and the appointment of David Shearer as director during a general meeting on September 9. Chief executive Martin Hughes wrote: “We believe that it... Read more
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Scotsman
Speedy Hire rejects activist call for HSS mergertake action. The letter urges Astrand to leave the company before shareholders
Speedy Hire rejects activist call for HSS merger
Scotsman / Posted 13 days ago
take action. The letter urges Astrand to leave the company before shareholders vote on his removal and the appointment of David Shearer as director during a general meeting on 9 September. Chief executive Martin Hughes wrote: “We believe that it... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Tool rental firm Speedy Hire rejects calls for HSS Hire mergeraction. The letter urges Mr Astrand to leave the company before shareholders v
Tool rental firm Speedy Hire rejects calls for HSS Hire merger
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
action. The letter urges Mr Astrand to leave the company before shareholders vote on his removal and the appointment of David Shearer as director during a general meeting on September 9. Chief executive Martin Hughes wrote: ''We believe that it... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Former NZ Olympian stoked at return of the big boats in rowing at RioTrevor Coker, Peter Dignan, Lindsay Wilson, Athol Earl, Dave Rodger and cox Sim
Former NZ Olympian stoked at return of the big boats in rowing at Rio
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Trevor Coker, Peter Dignan, Lindsay Wilson, Athol Earl, Dave Rodger and cox Simon Dickie. After working for former Prime Minister Helen Clark and former Governor General Sir Anand Satyanand, McLean now works for Labour MP David Shearer in Parliame... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Speedy Hire executive chairman urged to quit by asset managerdown. The letter urges Mr Astrand to leave the company before shareholders vot
Speedy Hire executive chairman urged to quit by asset manager
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
down. The letter urges Mr Astrand to leave the company before shareholders vote on his removal and the appointment of David Shearer as director during a general meeting on September 9. The asset manager, which owns 19.4% of the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Porirua Mayor hits back at Labour leader Andrew Little over 'right wing' sledgedecided to take Little's advice and pulled out of the event - which was held in
Porirua Mayor hits back at Labour leader Andrew Little over 'right wing' sledge
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
decided to take Little's advice and pulled out of the event - which was held in Auckland - but Mt Albert MP David Shearer, who along with Nash, is considered to be one of the caucus moderates, did attend. Both are refusing to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Porirua Mayor hits back at Labour leader Andrew Little over 'right wing' sledgedecided to take Little's advice and pulled out of the event - which was held in
Porirua Mayor hits back at Labour leader Andrew Little over 'right wing' sledge
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
decided to take Little's advice and pulled out of the event - which was held in Auckland - but Mt Albert MP David Shearer, who along with Nash, is considered to be one of the caucus moderates, did attend. Both are refusing to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Labour leader Andrew Little bans MPs from attending 'right-wingers' mayoral forumLester, the current deputy mayor of Wellington, was endorsed by Labour on Novem
Labour leader Andrew Little bans MPs from attending 'right-wingers' mayoral forum
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Lester, the current deputy mayor of Wellington, was endorsed by Labour on November 28. The event was attended by Labour MP David Shearer and former Labour Party activist Phil Quin who resigned after the party released housing data based on... Read more
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Powys County Times
Newtown psychologist aims to help Atlantic swim man create historyA PSYCHOLOGIST from Newtown is helping to make history by supporting a man who
Newtown psychologist aims to help Atlantic swim man create history
Powys County Times / Posted 21 days ago
A PSYCHOLOGIST from Newtown is helping to make history by supporting a man who hopes to swim the Atlantic. David Shearer, who now lives in Cardiff, is a sports psychologist at the University of South Wales, and has previously helped prepare Olympic... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
killing of Balcones Heights cop was caught on videoBernal, and Johnny “Smiley” Solis. “We charged him with the five we could abso
killing of Balcones Heights cop was caught on video
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 28 days ago
Bernal, and Johnny “Smiley” Solis. “We charged him with the five we could absolutely prove,” said Assistant U.S. Attorney David Shearer. Prosecutors note Reyes is likely to get the same sentence — life in federal prison without parole — for five... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
Activists turn up the pressure in wave of agitationJan Åstrand has put renewed pressure on the group. Toscafund wants to replace
Activists turn up the pressure in wave of agitation
Investors Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
Jan Åstrand has put renewed pressure on the group. Toscafund wants to replace Mr Åstrand with turnaround specialist David Shearer, who would become a director if elected. It argued in a letter that Mr Åstrand's role as executive chairman was... Read more
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express
William Hill, Speedy Hire, Ryanair, LVMH and DKNYmanagement fully and failed to consult with shareholders regarding key board ap
William Hill, Speedy Hire, Ryanair, LVMH and DKNY
express / Posted a month ago
management fully and failed to consult with shareholders regarding key board appointments”. It wants to replace him with David Shearer, ex-chairman of builder Crest Nicholson. Toscafund founder Martin Hughes said: “This is the first time in our... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
William Hill, Cohort, Ryanair & morerequested a shareholder meeting to remove the company’s Executive Chairman Jan
William Hill, Cohort, Ryanair & more
Investors Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
requested a shareholder meeting to remove the company’s Executive Chairman Jan Astrand and install turnaround specialist David Shearer. Hold. Abcam (ABC) has continued to drive the top line upward in the second half of its financial year,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Helen Clark back in the pack in first poll for UN Secretary-General jobresult in the first poll for the United Nations top job - but isn't out of the
Helen Clark back in the pack in first poll for UN Secretary-General job
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 1 months ago
result in the first poll for the United Nations top job - but isn't out of the contest, Labour's foreign affairs spokesman David Shearer says. Clark has been widely seen as a front-runner and one of the strongest-performing campaigners to succeed... Read more
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