Post by Kiwi Frontline on Jun 23, 2020 4:15:25 GMT 12
TROUBLE ON STREETS IF MĀORI NOT GIVEN FAIR SHARE – TAMIHERE
Māori Party co-leader John Tamihere says it’s time for Māori to demand their fair share of government resources.
He says the policy of having 25 percent of all COVID-19 recovery and other government spending going for Māori outcomes is achievable, because the money has already been voted by parliament,
"Unless we start to assert the mana that Pākehā people have taken for granted since they arrived here and unless we get a fair share of it we're going to have a few problems, and then there will be a rising, because our people are becoming frustrated and there is anger on the street, so what we've got to do is get our people, employment is empowerment," Mr Tamihere says......