For a Fair and Equal New Zealand

Archive for August 21st, 2013

When Ngati Toa made a claim for the loss of their maritime empireĀ over Cook Strait, the Waitangi Tribunal, which is usually indulgent to any claim, turned it down. This was a rare act of common sense on the part of the Tribunal as, in so far as Ngati Toa, under the leadership of its cannibal chief, Te Rauparaha, exercised any “domain” over the waters of Cook Strait, it was for  [ Read More ]

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