Reforming a racist…

Former New Plymouth Mayor Andrew Judd made headlines in New Zealand after he declared himself a reformed racist and set to provide better representation for Māori in New Plymouth. https://youtu.be/9NS3jmhBcTM What followed was a very public debate and Judd found himself on the receiving end of verbal abuse and spit as some residents chose to show … Continue reading Reforming a racist…

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The nature of protest…

Climate change has been a hot topic for a number of years around the world. In New Zealand this week, Māori in the North Island took provocative action to try and stop what they believe is damaging to the environment and their iwi's future. Raihania Tipoki and a team from Greenpeace had a simple message … Continue reading The nature of protest…