Politics – they shoot burglars, don't they?
Jesson tackles the issue of Aucklanders attitudes to law and order illustrating Pakeha racism and on going colonial attitudes reflecting an insincerity in the Treaty relationship.
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Primary author: Jesson, Bruce
Author biography: Pākehā
Publication format: Magazine article
Publication date: January 1990
Publication place: Auckland
Publication availability: Yes
Publication location: Treaty Resource Centre, public library
Misc. notes: Jesson wrote a regular column for Metro for some years.
Content type: Treaty generally, Injustice
Collection: Mitzi Nairn
Informal group: Māori
Culture related topics: Racism
General related topics: Human rights, Equity/justice/fairness, Colonisation
Historical period: 20th
Related people: John Banks, Ranginui Walker