9 May 2006

Te Tiriti o Waitangi

From the collecton Treaty of Waitangi

Henare te Ua speaks about the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi; the setting up of the Waitangi Trust Board, the opposition to issues surrounding the Treaty, and seeks the opinion of young people.

He also interviews Bob Scott, the co-ordinator of the National Council of Churches programme on racism, about the radical study of the Treaty. Sir James Henare explores protest undertaken by his ancestors, and Ripeka Evans speaks about organising a Waitangi protest. Archdeacon Kingi Ihaka considers the signing of the Treaty, and whether or not celebrations should continue. Broadcast in 1983.

(Sound Archives MPT 1702)