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Earlier this week Te Pāti Māori organised a National Māori action day to protest new government policies they say unravels decades of progress for Māori. This includes switching from Māori to English names on government departments, to re-writing laws to make mention of the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi.
Is this a sign of things to come or are we reading too much into it? Here to give their views are artists Amiria Puia-Taylor and Michel Mulipola.