LITTLE TO SUFFER BIG FOR SHAFTING MAORI

LITTLE TO SUFFER BIG FOR SHAFTING MAORI

 MANA Leader Hone Harawira “Andrew Little’s decision to shaft his Maori MPS will come back to haunt him” MANA Leader Hone Harawira told the MANA AGM in Whangarei today “and Labour will suffer because of it” “A few months ago Andrew Little said the Maori Party wasn’t a Kaupapa Maori party!” Andrew can’t speak Maori, […]

GOVT TO PROVE OWNERSHIP OF FORESHORE

GOVT TO PROVE OWNERSHIP OF FORESHORE

 MANA Leader Hone Harawira “Ngati Kahu seem to be always in the news these days, what with their refusal to play ball with government’s rip-off treaty settlement process, and Chris Finlayson trying to blackmail them into getting back into line or have their mandate pulled, but their Marine and Coastal Areas settlement proposal just got […]

Benny grateful to MANA for their support.

Benny grateful to MANA for their support.

MANA looks forward to hosting Benny and Friends of West Papua in 2018. www.freewestpapua.org I wanted to send you a note to express my regret at not being able to visit Te Tai Tokerau as planned. Thank you for your understanding regarding the cancellation; as you are aware, I am compelled to act in the […]

Whakatōhea Pre-settlement entity failing the People

Whakatōhea Pre-settlement entity failing the People

Mr Kiwara says claimants of a leading claim before the Waitangi Tribunal (Wai 87) have sent in evidence to outlining areas of an invalid Mandate Strategy that Whakatōhea Pre-settlement entity (PSE) is now trying to implement. He says those that might have previously supported the PSE are now deserting in droves because they no longer […]

YANKEE GO HOME!

YANKEE GO HOME!

MANA Leader Hone Harawira Labour is flying in Trump supporters to tell Maori how to vote” said MANA leader Hone Harawira when told of Labour Party plans to bring in large numbers of Americans to help target voter areas where Labour is struggling to get attention. “And Labour’s Maori MPs don’t even know what’s going […]

The Ture Whenua Maori Bill – one step forward …

The Ture Whenua Maori Bill – one step forward …

 MANA Leader Hone Harawira “The kai was rubbish … but it was worthwhile meeting” said MANA Leader Hone Harawira of a briefing on the Ture Whenua Maori Bill that he and MANA land rights spokesperson Annette Sykes received from the Minister of Maori Development, Te Ururoa Flavell “but we still have major concerns about the […]

BLAMING MAORI FOR CRIME IS RACIST BULLSHIT

BLAMING MAORI FOR CRIME IS RACIST BULLSHIT

 MANA Leader Hone Harawira “Saying Maori are to blame for ending up in prisons is like saying chickens are to blame for ending up as our Christmas Dinner” said MANA Leader about the Sensible Sentencing Trusts statement that Maori criminal offending is a Maori problem. “Mr Garth McVicar is adding a twist of racism to […]

MANA CALLS FOR INDEPENDENT INQUIRY INTO ABUSE

MANA CALLS FOR INDEPENDENT INQUIRY INTO ABUSE

 MANA Leader Hone Harawira “The hypocrisy of government launching a Ministry for Vulnerable Children, while refusing to launch an inquiry into the abuse of children in state care is mindboggling” said MANA Leader Hone Harawira “Its point the bone everywhere else but the mirror …” “100,000 kids have been taken into state care since 1950, and […]

MANA LEADER ACCEPTS INVITATION TO TURE WHENUA BRIEFING

MANA LEADER ACCEPTS INVITATION TO TURE WHENUA BRIEFING

  MANA Leader Hone Harawira Te Ururoa said he wants to brief me on the Ture Whenua Bill” said MANA Leader Hone Harawira of the invitation from Minister of Maori Affairs and Maori Party Leader Te Ururoa Flavell to brief him on the changes to the bill “I’m waiting for his call …” “But he […]

STOP BLAMING NGAPUHI FOR GOVERNMENT INSPIRED DEVASTATION

STOP BLAMING NGAPUHI FOR GOVERNMENT INSPIRED DEVASTATION

 MANA Leader Hone Harawira I’m getting hoha listening to people blaming Ngapuhi for settling their claim and then using it to fix the economic and social deprivation in the north. Stop blaming Ngapuhi! It was Labour’s decision to sell off state assets and privatise government services and National’s determination to continue down that track that […]