Caretakers of the land

You often hear of ‘land owners’ but really we are mere caretakers of the land. It existed before us and will long after we are buried beneath it.

Check out some detail of a few of the activists who fought for Māori land rights.

Dame Whina Cooper

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Te Whiti-o-Rongomai

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Tohu Kākahi

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Eva Rickard

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Rua Kenana

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More Resources

Documentaries

Land of a thousand Lovers – 1977

Te Matakite o Aotearoa – The Māori Land March

Tangata Whenua – Waikato

 

 

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