The Treaty Debates

2009 – Fast forward

The 2009 Treaty Debates explore Maori economic and political experience of the Treaty.

Chaired by historian Dr Claudia Orange and law lecturer Dr Claudia Geiringer.

Treaty Debate 1 (2009)

6:00 AM.The first debate features Roger Kerr and Robert McLeod from the New Zealand Business Roundtable, exploring historical and contemporary perspectives on Maori, business, and the economy.

Treaty Debate 2 (2009)

6:00 AM.Professor Philip Joseph from the University of Canterbury and broadcaster and former local body politician Derek Fox square off about the origins, value, and future of the Maori electoral seats.