Opinion: One day we may have cause to celebrate Waitangi Day



This opinion piece suggests that Pakeha must understand their role in history to better come to understand the meaning of Waitangi Day in the hope that one day New Zealand could truly be a bicultural nation.

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Primary author: Armstrong, Jocelyn

Secondary author: National Council of Churches

Author biography: Pākehā

Publisher: New Zealand Herald

Publication format: Newspaper article

Publication date: 3 February 1986

Publication place: Auckland

Publication availability: Yes

Publication location: Treaty Resource Centre

Content type: Treaty itself, Kawanatanga, Implementation, Recommendations

Collection: Mitzi Nairn

Sector: Church

Formal group: Churches

Culture related topics: Bi-cultural

General related topics: Equity/justice/fairness, Tino rangatiratanga

Historical period: 20th

Historical event: Waitangi Day