Tag Archives: Maoris

february / 01

NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 1st February, 1937 : When one of their number died recently, Maoris at the Te Hapua settlement celebrated with a two-day drunken orgy, according to a New Zealand Government report. It says conditions are … Continue reading

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september / 06

NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 6th September, 1965 : The Prime Minister of South Africa, Dr Verwoerd, has unleashed a storm with remarks suggesting that a New Zealand rugby team due to tour in 1967 would not be allowed … Continue reading

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