Information key to Maori attitude



Written by the Auckland District Maori Council press officer, this article illustrates injustice experienced by Maori (rural and urban differently) and the ongoing colonialism and marginalization by the Government of Maori aspiration. He questions the way by which information is expressed and delivered to both Maori and Pakeha and the consequence of an ill informed public.

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Primary author: Rikys, Peter

Author biography: Māori

Publisher: Auckland Star

Publication format: Newspaper article

Publication date: 18 September 1990

Publication place: Auckland

Publication availability: Yes

Publication location: Treaty Resource Centre, public library

Content type: Treaty generally, Explanation of Treaty, Protest, Injustice, Responses

Collection: Mitzi Nairn

Formal group: Maori Treaty

General related topics: Colonisation, Tino rangatiratanga, Ethics

Historical period: 20th

Historical event: Sesquicentennial