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The Invasion of Parihaka, A Brief History: November 8, 2018

The Invasion of Parihaka, A Brief History: November 8, 2018

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Thursday, November 8, 2018

The invasion of Parihaka, to many New Zealanders, is a piece of history lost in the mists of obscurity. The invasion and subsequent occupation of the Maori land and people is not taught in mainstream schools, and is therefore not known to many people. Tuwhenuaroa spoke to Maata Wharehoka, a Wahine toa and strong advocate for the people of Parihaka, about the history of the community, the peaceful protests that encouraged the invasion, and the future of Parihaka and the lessons she hopes will be learned.