• Indigenous New Zealand lawmaker censured for haka protest

    1 month ago - By ABC News

    An Indigenous New Zealand lawmaker was thrown out of Parliament's debating chamber for performing a Maori haka in protest at what he said were racist arguments
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  • WATCH: Maori Party co-leader kicked out of New Zealand parliament after performing HAKA in protest over ‘racist propaganda'

    WATCH: Maori Party co-leader kicked out of New Zealand parliament after performing HAKA in protest over ‘racist propaganda'

    1 month ago - By RT

    Maori Party co-leader Rawiri Waititi was ejected from New Zealand's parliamentary chambers after accusing a fellow MP of engaging in racist rhetoric, and then performing a ceremonial dance to express his displeasure.
    Waititi took offense after National Party leader Judith Collins pressed Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern about the government's plan to introduce a separate health service for indigenous people. The initiative has been billed as an attempt to improve the quality of medical care for the Maori community. Debate over the controversial changes has raged for several weeks, with...
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