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NZ Involvement In Joint Israeli Military Exercise Must Be Stopped

Thursday, 13 June 2024, 3:06 pm | Te Pati Maori

“We must not be silent about New Zealand’s role in the violent colonisation of Palestine and the Pacific. This government must immediately withdraw the New Zealand Defence Force’s (NZDF) participation in RIMPAC." More >>

Free Kanaky, Free Te Moana-Nui-a-Kiwa

Wednesday, 12 June 2024, 7:55 pm | Te Pati Maori

Te Pāti Māori stand with the people of Kanaky who are fighting for their independence and their lives against oppressive French occupation. The colonisation of the Pacific relies on the manufactured disconnection of Aotearoa from our Pasifika whanaunga. ... More >>

Select Committee Hearings Prove Racist Motives Behind Govt Removal Of Māori Wards

Sunday, 9 June 2024, 12:47 pm | Te Pati Maori

“People from all facets of life: whānau Māori, whānau Pākehā, rangatahi, kaumātua, marae, academics, they all came together to object to this Bill from their own realities, from their own perspectives.” More >>

Te Pāti Māori Write To PM And Police Seeking Investigation

Friday, 7 June 2024, 2:39 pm | Te Pati Maori

The Co-Leaders of Te Pāti Māori have written to the Prime Minister, the Police Commissioner and Minister of Police seeking the Police lead an urgent investigation into the allegations made against Te Pāti Māori. More >>

From The Party President – ‘Naughty Natives Are At It Again’

Thursday, 6 June 2024, 6:22 pm | Te Pati Maori

The recent attacks on Te Pāti Māori and its MP’s are part of a continuing narrative of attack on all matters Māori. More >>

Te Pāti Māori Statement On Serious Allegations

Tuesday, 4 June 2024, 9:09 pm | Te Pati Maori

We unequivocally refute these allegations and welcome news of an independent investigation into the alleged misuse of data. The allegations are baseless and simply untrue. We have asked the journalist to provide evidence to support these claims - there ... More >>

Te Pāti Māori: Declaration Of Political Independence

Thursday, 30 May 2024, 3:11 pm | The Maori Party

Today, Te Pāti Māori issued a Declaration of Political Independence, ’Te Ngākau o Te Iwi Māori’ and are imploring all Māori, people of all ages and ethnicities in Aotearoa to sign the Declaration. More >>

Corrupt Donation Botch Demands By-election, Establishment Of Anti-Corruption Commission

Thursday, 23 May 2024, 10:28 am | Te Pati Maori

Te Pāti Māori are calling for a by-election and the establishment of an Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) after the National Party’s donation botch. More >>

Petition Launched To Save Māori Babies And Their Right To Be With Whakapapa

Tuesday, 21 May 2024, 1:47 pm | Te Pati Maori

Te Pāti Māori have launched a petition to stop the repeal of Section 7AA from the Oranga Tamariki Act. This announcement comes prior to the first reading of the Section 7AA repeal bill in Parliament today. More >>

‘Lucky Dip’ Process Too Casual For Hearing Critical Submissions On Fast Track Approvals Bill

Friday, 10 May 2024, 1:35 pm | The Maori Party

Of the 27,000 submissions, 2,900 requested to present. All organisations will be heard; however, the remaining 2,350 submitters will be subject to a random draw for one of 550 presenting slots. More >>

Aotearoa Will Not Stand For Government’s Fast-Track Agenda

Thursday, 2 May 2024, 4:31 pm | The Maori Party

the Government’s proposed Fast Track Approvals Bill "would eliminate Te Tiriti o Waitangi rights and the ability of the public to have any say over mining or infrastructure projects in their communities,” says Te Pāti Māori co-leader and environment ... More >>

Māori Unemployment Rate Increases By More Than Four-Times National Rates

Thursday, 2 May 2024, 1:20 pm | The Maori Party

In figures released yesterday from Statistics New Zealand, unemployment rates for Māori hit a four-year high of 8.2%, up by 1.4%. Similarly, rates for Pacific peoples have surged by 1.5% to reach 7.4%. More >>

Te Pāti Māori Demands The Resignation Of Children’s Minister

Tuesday, 30 April 2024, 11:34 am | Te Pati Maori

Te Pāti Māori Children’s spokesperson and MP for Te Tai Tokerau is calling for the Children’s Minister to resign after a preliminary report from the Waitangi Tribunal was released overnight. More >>

Gaza: Aotearoa Must Support Independent Investigation Into Mass Graves

Friday, 26 April 2024, 1:08 pm | Te Pati Maori

Among the 392 bodies that have been recovered, are children and elderly civilians. Many of the bodies show evidence of torture, mutilation, and mass execution. More >>

Another ‘Stolen Generation’ Enabled By Court Ruling On Waitangi Tribunal Summons

Thursday, 25 April 2024, 6:22 am | Te Pati Maori

21:00, Wednesday 24 April, 2024 Mariameno Kapa-Kingi MP Mema Paremata mō Te Tai Tokerau Spokesperson for Children | Spokesperson for Oranga Tamariki Tonight’s court decision to overturn the summons of the Children’s Minister has enabled the ... More >>

Three Strikes Targets Those ‘too Brown To Be White’

Monday, 22 April 2024, 4:20 pm | Te Pati Maori

Tākuta Ferris MP Mema Paremata mō Te Tai Tonga Spokesperson for Justice The government's decision to reintroduce Three Strikes is a destructive and ineffective piece of law-making that will only exacerbate an inherently biased and racist criminal justice system, ... More >>

Oranga Tamariki Cuts Commit Tamariki To State Abuse

Wednesday, 17 April 2024, 2:25 pm | Te Pati Maori

Te Pāti Māori is disgusted at the confirmation that hundreds are set to lose their jobs at Oranga Tamariki, and the disestablishment of the Treaty Response Unit. “This act of absolute carelessness and out of touch decision making is committing tamariki ... More >>

Te Pāti Māori Celebrates Historic Taranaki Redress

Tuesday, 9 April 2024, 8:35 pm | Te Pati Maori

Today Te Pāti Māori joined Taranaki iwi in celebration as the Taranaki Mounga Collective Redress Bill passed its first reading in Parliament today. More >>

Govt Ambush Māori Representation With Reintroduction Of 5% Referendum

Thursday, 4 April 2024, 3:09 pm | Te Pati Maori

Decision to reintroduce referendums to overturn already established and to stop the establishment of Māori wards is a continued attack on Māori representation. More >>

Te Pāti Māori Calls On Universities To Stand By Marginalised Tauira Placed Under Threat

Thursday, 28 March 2024, 11:17 am | Te Pati Maori

Te Pāti Māori’s is calling on tertiary providers to protect the spaces placed under target by an Act Party who is persistently misrepresenting tangata whenua. “What we are seeing from the Act Party is only another attempt to misrepresent ... More >>





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