Waitangi Action Committee and Waitangi Defence Committee: Newsletter 1981 March 9



Newsletter of the Waitangi Action Committee and Waitangi Defence Committee acknowledges the support and the protest action at Waitangi 1981 and follows up with articles and news since the arrests and actions the month prior.

Table of contents

1981 – Nationwide Protests Against the Treaty of Waitangi, International Support, Re banning of Hawaiians from Marae, The Tim Shadboldt Issue, Waitangi Day ‘Shameful’ say Churches, Statement of Support, Waitangi 1981 – letter to Tai Tokerau District Maori Council, Investiture Ceremony – Operation of the State Forces, 9 arrested, 5 defendants refuse bail at Whangarei Court, Formation of Defence Committee, Hui at Waitangi March 27, How can you help?; He Panui na Ben Dalton & Hone Pani Tamati Waka Nene Harawira for Waitangi Defence Committee; Police invaded the Waitangi Marae; Notices  Nov 1st to Nov 11th.



Primary author: Waitangi Action Committee and Waitangi Defence Committee

Publisher: Waitangi Action Committee and Waitangi Defence Committee

Publication format: Newsletter

Publication date: 9 March 1981

Publication place: Otara

Publication availability: Yes

Publication location: Treaty Resource Centre

Catalog reference: AWAC – Newsletters 1980-1988

Content type: Injustice, Oppression, Protest, Strategy, Treaty generally

Collection: Mitzi Nairn

ISBN/ISSN: 8 pages, doubles sided, full scape, typed and copied.

Formal group: Maori Treaty, Waitangi Action Committee

Culture related topics: Bi-cultural, Racism

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

Historical period: 20th

Historical event: Waitangi Day 1981

Related people: Tim Shadboldt, Soli Niheu, Graham Latimer, Whina Cooper