Blog Posts - Māori



What a great opportunity for New Zealand that lies before us

Above: When I refer to Hillary in the below blog post, I mean the self-professed ‘ordinary chap’ on our $5 note. As the results of the US presidential election came in, I didn’t sense a panic. I actually sensed a great opportunity for N...
by Jack Yan: the Persuader Blog on Nov 9, 2016

Te Puea Marae, Tūhoe & the State of (Māori) Welfare

by Sparrowhawk/Kārearea on Jun 28, 2016

‘Trumping’, Hosking & the Waitangi Tribunal. It’s a thing.

Sparrowhawkkarearea: The murky world of Mike's Tribunal Tribulations.
by Sparrowhawk/Kārearea on Apr 3, 2016

‘Trumping’, Hosking & the Waitangi Tribunal. It’s a thing.

Sparrowhawkkarearea: The murky world of Mike's Tribunal Tribulations.
by Sparrowhawk/Kārearea on Apr 3, 2016

I thought political division got you nowhere in New Zealand

A week and a half ago, I appeared on Back Benches to talk about Winston Peters MP’s “two Wongs” joke, and confined my comments to that.    My response, ‘There are still people who enjoy watching Rolf Harris, just as there are still...
by Jack Yan: the Persuader Blog on Aug 22, 2014

Campaign update: videos three to five

I have been posting these on the videos’ page as they became public, but maybe I should have added them to this blog, too, for those of you following on RSS. The multilingual one seems to have had a lot of hits. They have been directed by Isaac...
by Jack Yan: the Persuader Blog on Aug 21, 2013

TPPA could turn the clock back

During the campaign trail, people tended to ask me if I was left or right. While I cheekily said, ‘Forward,’ many a time (and had at least one imitator), there’s something to be said for abandoning what are, effectively, nineteenth-...
by Jack Yan: the Persuader Blog on Nov 30, 2010

Te Reo Māori plays a part in Hollywood blockbuster Avatar Te Karere Maori News TVNZ 21 Jan 2010

Te Reo Māori plays a part in Hollywood blockbuster Avatar Te Karere Maori News TVNZ 21 Jan 2010 English Version...
by MajaSaja.com on Jan 21, 2010

Daybreakers - TRAILER

Trailer for the upcoming horror/ thriller film ...
by MajaSaja.com on Jan 21, 2010

Shoulder Tribal Tattoo

Are you considering a tattoo? Or are you considering a shoulder tribal tattoo? Tribal tattoos are currently one of the most popular tattoos with the shoulder tribal tattoo being at the top or close to the top of the list. They have attained their pop...
by Tattoo Me Now on Nov 26, 2009

A Symposium: Aspects of Māori Christianity and Mission

Aspects of Māori Christianity and Mission Historical, Theological and Contemporary Perspectives A Symposium, November 18–19, 2009 Last year a number of University of Otāgo academics formed a research group, Te Whakapapa o te Whakapono: Linea...
by Per Crucem ad Lucem on Nov 1, 2009

Richie Rich, Pamela Anderson in Tourism snapshot

Hill & Knowlton, Inc. It amazes us, too, what emerges on the US wire services we have access to. Here are our friend Richie Rich of A Muse and his collaborator, Pamela Anderson, with a Māori cultural group during their visit to New Zealand...
by Lucire Insider on Oct 2, 2009


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