We are under siege from all sides, a fourth world people in our own country. Schools and institutions have done what guns normally do.




Table of contents

Resistance continues: Impact of struggles; Key to real change; Land is life; pressure to colonise; Armed might; Maori resistance; Conquest legalised; The land courts; Injustices continue; Language –  heart of a culture; Promises betrayed; The Treaty and the law.



Primary author: Tawaroa, Makareta

Author biography: Māori

Publisher: Corso Aotearoa

Publication format: Journal article

Publication date: 1987

Publication place: Wellington

Publication availability: Yes

Publication location: Treaty Resource Centre

Catalog reference: Filing Cabinet 2 – Maori Land

Misc. notes: Women in Development Conference, Wellington, May 1987

Content type: History, Recommendations, Treaty generally

Sector: Community, Education – Treaty, Justice, Social services

Informal group: Pākehā

Culture related topics: Bi-cultural, Racism

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

Historical period: 20th

Resources: Culture, Land