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  1. Video for Native Affairs – I am Raukawa
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    Native Affairs – I am Raukawa

    Mōtai Tangata Rau is a popular haka group who performed at Matatini this year. Like many groups they focus on the traditions of their own people in their performance.

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    Ngāpuhi landmark officially recognised as wāhi tapu

    A significant landmark in the Bay of Islands, held in high regard by Māori, has been officially recognised by Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga as a wāhi tapu. 

  3. Video for Historian Tama Nikora mourned
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    Historian Tama Nikora mourned

    Former chairman of the Tūhoe Waikaremoana Trust Board, Tama Nikora passed away peacefully yesterday in Rotorua aged 84. 

  4. Video for Museum dedicated to Kauri opens in the Far North
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    Museum dedicated to Kauri opens in the Far North

    Master waka builder Hekenukumai Busby and a team of locals from Totara North have opened a new museum to commemorate the kauri timber industry. Kauri forests once covered 1.2 million hectares from the Far North of Northland to Te Kauri, near Kawhia. Taonga inside the museum also include historical photos and carvings.  

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    'Nigger' place names will be no more

    Racist location names are being scrapped and replaced with Māori names following a complaint to the New Zealand Geographic Board earlier this year. 

  6. Video for Marti Friedlander remembered for her works with Māori
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    Marti Friedlander remembered for her works with Māori

    Te Papa Marae and Tikanga Coordinator Hema Temara has paid tribute to iconic New Zealand photographer Marti Friedlander who passed away in Auckland yesterday.

  7. Video for Re-enactment commemorates the Battle of Te Kupenga
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    Re-enactment commemorates the Battle of Te Kupenga

    Today marks 151 years since the battle of Te Kupenga, which resulted in the Crown confiscating 245,000 acres of Ngāti Awa land. The day was remembered by the descendants of those who died and fought in the battle at Te Teko. 

  8. Video for Native Affairs – Our War
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    Native Affairs – Our War

    The Government recently announced the New Zealand wars will be marked by a day of remembrance but it won't be a public holiday. Now, Historian Vincent O'Malley says the Waikato war is New Zealand's defining conflict, not Gallipoli.

  9. Video for Student fights for Gisborne schools to teach land war history
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    Student fights for Gisborne schools to teach land war history

    A Gisborne teenager has pitched a proposal to the Ministry of Education to include the Turanganui-a-Kiwa Land Wars into the region's school curriculums. Sixteen-year-old Tahua Pihema was given the chance to present, after four Gisborne tribes gave up their spaces in support of her cause.

  10. Video for Native Affairs - Civil rights history lesson
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    Native Affairs- Civil rights history lesson

    A South Auckland high school had a history lesson they won't forget and we were there to capture it. Melvin Lewis was a member of the historical Black Panthers and talked to Alfriston College students about racism in America. 

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