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    Hāni Dread releases waiata honouring those who fought for te reo to become an official language

    The new waiata, Kōkiri, pays tribute to those who delivered Māori Language petition containing over 30,000 plus signatures to Parliament in September 1972.

  2. Video for Lower Hutt deputy mayor wants accuracy addressed for stone memorial
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    Lower Hutt deputy mayor wants accuracy addressed for stone memorial

    This Sunday marks 175 years since the battle of Boulcott's farm took place, and, in 1925, a large stone memorial was erected to acknowledge the British soldiers killed. The memorial has little reference to Māori and much of the history depicted is disputed.

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    Life and legacy of Rua Kēnana honoured during symposium 

    The first of three symposiums honouring the life and legacy of Tūhoe prophet, Rua Kēnana, took place at Tuapou Marae at Waimana over Easter weekend. 

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    Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei launches online learning resource

    The multi-media resource shares the history of Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei in te reo Māori and English.

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    Unearthing the story of Māori from a Māori perspective

    New novel series 'Kāwai' to be written by Dr Monty Soutar.

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    Professor says colonial statues 'have no place in a modern state'

    Hirini Matunga says colonial statues "have no place in a modern state, grappling with its colonial past and its impacts on the present."

  7. Video for NZ Wars: Stories of Tainui doco set to be released
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    NZ Wars: Stories of Tainui doco set to be released

    The 1863 invasion of the Waikato was the defining conflict of New Zealand history, reinforcing the Crown's power, entrenching one of Aotearoa's oldest political institutions (the Kiingitanga) and r

  8. Video for Film documenting Māori stone carver wins at film festival
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    Film documenting Māori stone carver wins at film festival

    The film follows stone carver and traditional Māori artist Lewis Smith as he journeys along the ancient trails once used by his tūpuna to collect pakohe, also known as the rock argillite.

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