Maori

Northland by election: is Winston the Messiah?

Opinion – Don Franks On March 28th, year 193 AD, Roman Emperor Pertinax was assassinated by Praetorian Guards. Who then put the throne up for sale, won by the highest bidder, one Didius Julianus. Northlands March 28 by-election is shaping up to a similar level of …

Hone Harawira’s farewell speech

Article – Fightback Ten years ago I led 50,000 Maori on the historic FORESHORE AND SEABED MARCH from Te Rerenga Wairua to the very steps of this parliament, in a march against the greatest land grab in the history of this country – Labours theft of the foreshore and …

Mana’s Challenge To The 51st Parliament

Press Release – Mana Party MANA leader and Tai Tokerau MP Hone Harawira Friday 3 October 2014 Ten years ago I led 50,000 Maori on the historic FORESHORE AND SEABED MARCH from Te Rerenga Wairua to the very steps of this parliament, in a march against the greatest land grab in …

Hikoi Heads South of Volcanic Plateau

Press Release – Hikoi – Aotearoa Is Not For Sale Palmerston North, Tuesday 1 May 2012: The Hikoi ‘Aotearoa is Not For Sale’ gathered momentum in both Taihape and Palmerston North today. At the same time a successful support demonstration was held in Matamata while a hikoi from the east coast moved …