4 Jul 2011

Manu Korihi News for 4 July 2011

From Checkpoint, 6:45 pm on 4 July 2011

An eastern Bay of Plenty iwi is campaigning to try to talk more communities into opposing deepsea petroleum drilling, before the oil giant  Petrobras returns; A Far North leader says if he could pick one recommendation from the Waitangi Tribunal claim covering Māori culture and identity, it would be doing more to revive the Māori language; The Māori Language Commission says it's testing the demand for its language resources by making them free to the public during Māori Language week this week.