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An Oath To Our Mokopuna

Friday, 1 December 2023, 11:01 am | Te Pati Maori

On Tuesday, MPs will be required to pledge an oath of allegiance to ‘ His Majesty King Charles the Third, His heirs and successors’ before they can be officially sworn into Parliament. This is symbolic of the colonial power that Parliament places ... More >>

Māori Will Die To Fund Tax Cuts

Wednesday, 29 November 2023, 12:58 pm | Te Pati Maori

By scrapping Aotearoa’s world-leading smokefree laws, this government is sacrificing Māori lives to fund tax cuts for the wealthy. Not only is this plan revolting, but it doesn’t add up. Treasury has estimated that the reversal of smokefree laws to ... More >>

Luxon’s Government Will Whitewash Aotearoa

Friday, 24 November 2023, 2:30 pm | Te Pati Maori

NZ First has gotten their wish to ‘take our country back’ to the 1800s with a policy program that will white-wash Aotearoa and erase tangata whenua rights. By disestablishing the Māori Health Authority this Government has condemned Māori ... More >>

Te Pāti Māori Call For Resignation Of MFAT CEO Over Te Reo Māori Erasure

Monday, 20 November 2023, 3:29 pm | Te Pati Maori

Te Pāti Māori have called for the resignation of the Ministry of Foreign and Trade chief executive Chris Seed following his decision to erase te reo Māori from government communications. While the country still waits for a new government to be formed, ... More >>

Aotearoa Must Cut Ties With War Criminals

Friday, 10 November 2023, 2:13 pm | Te Pati Maori

Israel have agreed to 4 hour pause of violence each day, essentially saying they will still kill Palestinians for 20 hours a day. If President Joe Biden is going to rule out a ceasefire but take credit for negotiating a pause, then he must also ... More >>

Te Pāti Māori Celebrate Most Successful Election Result In History

Friday, 3 November 2023, 1:58 pm | Te Pati Maori

Te Pāti Māori are celebrating the most successful election result in the Party’s history following the announcement of the final vote count today. Mariameno Kapa-Kingi and Takutai Moana Kemp will be joining Te Pāti Māori’s caucus alongside fellow ... More >>

Te Pāti Māori Statement On Gaza

Tuesday, 31 October 2023, 2:51 pm | Te Pati Maori

Prime Minister Hipkins has been vocal in condemning HAMAS but silent on the war crimes of Israel as though Palestinian lives matter less. The bombing of hospitals, homes and churches is not self-defence. The use of white phosphorous in densely populated ... More >>

Te Pāti Māori Demand NZ Government Expel Israeli Ambassador If There Is No Immediate Ceasefire, Humanitarian Aid

Wednesday, 18 October 2023, 1:52 pm | Te Pati Maori

Te Pāti Māori Co-leaders Rawiri Waititi and Debbie Ngarewa-Packer are demanding that the New Zealand Government expel the Israeli ambassador if Israel does not immediately implement a ceasefire and open safe humanitarian aid corridors for Gaza. “We condemn ... More >>

Man Trespassed For Unlawfully Entering Hana-Rawhiti Maipi-Clarkes Home

Thursday, 5 October 2023, 5:59 am | The Maori Party

An elderly Pākeha man has been issued with a trespass notice by the Police after unlawfully entering Hana-Rawhiti Maipi-Clarke’s home this morning. This incident is another in a string of attacks on the candidate within the past week. "It ... More >>

Te Pāti Māori Candidate Hana Maipi-Clark’s Home Invaded In Politically Motivated Attack

Friday, 29 September 2023, 8:57 pm | The Maori Party

Te Pāti Māori are not strangers to hate speech and online threats. Today however, a line was crossed. Our Hauraki-Waikato candidate, Hana-Rawhiti Maipi Clark’s home was invaded, vandalised, and left with a threatening letter. This premeditated and ... More >>

Te Pāti Māori's 'An Aotearoa Hou' Campaign Redefines Politics

Tuesday, 26 September 2023, 12:50 pm | Te Pati Maori

A vision for unity, celebration and empowerment takes centre stage in the build up to the 2023 General Election as Te Pāti Māori invites the people of Aotearoa to shape the future of the nation. Watch here Under the banner of 'An Aotearoa hou,' ... More >>

Te Pāti Māori Announces Policy Asserting The Rights And Wellbeing Of Whānau Hauā (Disabled And Impaired Whānau)

Sunday, 17 September 2023, 8:00 pm | The Maori Party

Te Pāti Māori have announced a policy asserting the rights of Whānau Hauā within Aotearoa, their whānau, hapū, and iwi. The policy introduces significant changes, including the establishment of a Mana Hauā Authority, mandated inclusion of Māori ... More >>

Te Pāti Māori Announce Kai Sovereignty Policy

Wednesday, 13 September 2023, 12:37 pm | Te Pati Maori

Te Pāti Māori are launching our Kai Sovereignty Policy today, which will safeguard our ancestral food systems and empower Tangata Whenua to take control of their food production, distribution, and consumption. It will address issues of hunger, food ... More >>

Te Pāti Māori Unveils Comprehensive Health Policy

Sunday, 10 September 2023, 4:42 pm | The Maori Party

In response to the systematic failure of the health system to adequately serve Māori communities, Te Pāti Māori today announced a suite of initiatives aimed at addressing health disparities and improving outcomes for Māori. The party's rigorous policy ... More >>

Te Pāti Māori Launch Transformational Justice Policy

Saturday, 9 September 2023, 1:18 pm | The Maori Party

Te Pāti Māori today announces a revolutionary plan to reform the justice system in Aotearoa, challenging the institutional racism that has traumatised and failed Māori communities at every level. "We are asserting our tino rangatiratanga ... More >>

Candidate List: A ‘Succession Plan’ For Rangatahi

Sunday, 20 August 2023, 10:03 am | Te Pati Maori

Today Te Pāti Māori are announcing our list rankings for the 2023 election in the heart of the Kiingitanga. By placing Hana-Rawhiti Maipi-Clarke at number 4 we are walking the talk toward an Aotearoa hou. With our top 3 candidates (1. Debbie-Ngarewa-Packer, ... More >>

Te Party Māori Announce Policy To End State Care Of Mokopuna Māori

Wednesday, 2 August 2023, 11:04 am | Te Pati Maori

Te Pāti Māori have today announced a policy plan to end state care of mokopuna Māori by establishing an independent Mokopuna Māori Authority. We will do this by: Creating transition plan to end state care of mokopuna Māori Reforming Oranga ... More >>

Te Party Māori Propose Radical Tax Reforms

Thursday, 27 July 2023, 11:39 am | Te Pati Maori

Te Pāti Māori have today launched a transformative policy that redistribute wealth and end poverty in Aotearoa. We will do this by: Removing GST from all kai and regulating the ability of supermarkets to hike prices. Removing income tax for low income whānau ... More >>

Te Pāti Māori Announces Merepeka Raukawa-Tait Standing In The General Electorate Seat Of Rotorua

Thursday, 6 July 2023, 7:15 pm | The Maori Party

“Today we have pleasure in announcing Merepeka Raukawa-Tait who will stand for Te Pāti Māori in the General Electorate seat of Rotorua in the general election in October this year” said Te Pāti Māori President, John Tamihere. “There’s ... More >>

Hana-Rāwhiti Maipi-Clarke To Contest Hauraki-Waikato Electorate For Te Pāti Māori

Thursday, 29 June 2023, 10:26 am | Te Pati Maori

Today, at Te Wharekura o Rākaumangamanga, Hana-Rawhiti Maipi-Clarke (Ngā Puhi, Ngāti Porou, Te Atiawa, Ngāi Tahu) was officially announced as Te Pāti Māori’s Hauraki-Waikato candidate for the 2023 Election. A mokopuna of Hana Jackson, Hana-Rawhiti ... More >>





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