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GE ISSUES: 'The Leech and the Earthworm'


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Aotearoa Indymedia presents a series of documentaries on Genetic

'The Leech and the Earthworm'is produced by Debra Harry
(IPCB) and focuses on indigenous peoples views on Western science, its
vision of a genetically engineered future, and its links with
globalisation. It combines passionate critiques of a future threatened
by genetic engineering, and shares living alternatives to a globalised

"Stop the Crop" is produced by Undercurrents UK, and covers a
direct action event in the UK in which a genetically modified crop was
pulled by protestors.(7mins)

Screening dates:

Wellington: Thursday 14 August at 8 pm, Newtown Community
Centre , corner
of Rintoul and Colombo St. Cost $5

Auckland: Wednesday 27 August at 7pm, Alleluyah Cafe, St.
Kevin's Acrade, 147 K'rd. Cost: $5/3.

Dunedin: Wednesday 27 August at 7pm, Arc Cafe, 135 High St.
Cost: donation

Local Indymedia groups in Wellington, Auckland and Dunedin all have
monthly documentary screenings. Want get involved or start one up in
your area? Contact
your local group
, or href="">join the
national organising list.

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