19 Nov 2014

Te Manu Korihi News for 19 November 2014

From Te Manu Korihi, 8:46 am on 19 November 2014

A Crown media funder is preparing for legal action from Maori radio stations not financially backed by the government; The Mayor of Tauranga, Stuart Crosby, says people's ignorance could lead to division if a Maori ward was established; A long-time takatapui rights activist and academic says queer Maori have a long way to go before being fully accepted; The Environmental Protection Authority is expected to make a decision on whether to allow a mining company to look for phosphate on seabed near the Chathams before Christmas.