Our Own Backyard



Articles explore issues of racism, the Treaty, te reo, land, and history. The paper provides reference for resources and action.

Table of contents

Waitangi Day, What's all the fuss about?, What the Bible Says…, What is Racism?, Racism makes you sick!, Just where do you belong?, The New Zealand story, He iwi kotahi tatou, No room here, No parents want their children to go to jail, Land – Maori view and Christian response!, Learning to be different, Akona te Reo Maori, What we can do, Resource Material, Worship Resources.

Primary author: National Council of Churches

Author biography: Corporate/institutional

Publisher: Catholic Publications Centre

Publication format: Newsletter, Newspaper article

Publication date: C1981

Publication place: Auckland

Publication availability: Yes

Publication location: Treaty Resource Centre

Content type: Treaty generally, Explanation of Treaty, History, Responses

Collection: Mitzi Nairn

Sector: Church

Formal group: Churches, NCC

Culture related topics: Bi-cultural, Racism

General related topics: Equity/justice/fairness, Ethics

Historical period: 20th