Legislation betrays the Treaty of Waitangi



Discusses what the treaty means to you supplemented by information from a number of sources, the most important being the work of John Miller, research officer for Te Matakite o Aotearoa, and Ask that Mountain by Dick Scott. Gives a timeline of acts that betray the treaty.

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Primary author: National Council of Churches

Secondary author: Programme on Racism

Primary source author/editor: Scott, Dick

Author biography: Pākehā

Publisher: Programme on Racism

Publication format: Hand-out, In-house document

Publication date: 1990s?

Publication place: Auckland

Publication availability: Yes

Publication location: Treaty Resource Centre

Catalog reference: AMNC-4 (Programme on Racism) and AMNC-2 and APW-1 and T-03 Te Tiriti o Waitangi

Misc. notes: Copy also held in APOR-2

Content type: Explanation of Treaty, History, Injustice, Legislation, Treaty generally

Tikanga Māori: General, Whenua

Sector: Church, Education – secondary, Education – tertiary, Education – Treaty

Formal group: NCC, POR (Programme on Racism)

Informal group: Māori

Culture related topics: Bi-cultural, Racism

General related topics: Colonisation, Equity/justice/fairness, First Peoples' rights, Social change – society, Tino rangatiratanga

Historical period: 20th