Blog Posts

Eco-prisoners: from the US to the Pacific

Many of the world’s environmental problems have been caused by multinational corporations and states in their constant drive for profit and control of humanity. The best voluntourism organizations across the globe have made many brave acts of resistance against those exploiting both humanity and the environment. Unfortunately as global awareness of environmental issues increases […]


What is sexism? It’s a Global Problem

It happens everyday, it’s all around us and worst of all, many of us pretend it doesn’t exist –Sexism Sexism is the oppression or discrimination of a person based on their sex or gender. It reinforces attitudes and behaviour based on traditional stereotypes of sexual roles in our society. Sexism can be anything from […]


Media that Matters

We no longer have to rely on major corporations for things to be seen — we have Media that Matters to distribute new material and new voices and new points of view.” -Tim Robbins, Actor The first Media that Matters Aotearoa film event occurred in Wellington on 15 March. It was a great […]