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Womenpower – final episode with Marama Davidson

Hosted by Catriona MacLennan – feminist and lawyer. In this final episode of “Womenpower “Marama Davidson talks about what is needed to improve the situation for women @20:37.

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Why should Māori support a free and independent West Papua?

On 01 December Māori and Pacific women claimed busy intersections on Auckland’s Queen Street to stand shoulder to shoulder in a circle and raise our fists. In this stance we encircled the Morning Star flag as our brown sisterhood salute … Continue reading

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Women Power – Episode 1 including Marama Davidson

Hosted by Catriona MacLennan – feminist and lawyer. Tania Pouwhare and Sabrina Muck speak at the beginning about where Aotearoa needs to do more work towards equality for women and other gender issues. Marama Davidson speaks from 14:00 about the … Continue reading

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Indigenous rights, Idle No More and down with the patriarchy – Marama Davidson

Speaking at an Auckland rally 05 October 2013.

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Global Day of Action on Indigenous Rights #Oct7Proclaim – Marama Davidson

A message (1:35secs) from Aotearoa to support Idle No More and a day of global action on indigenous rights. #Oct7Proclaim #IdleNoMore

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Māori women’s voices in politics – protecting our environment and our people

“Today I am a Māori woman carving out a space to reflect on our unique relationship with Papatūānuku and our roles as kaitiaki and defenders of our lands, seas and people. This discussion throws a light on how the voices … Continue reading

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Marama Davidson on State spying laws – Auckland Town Hall public meeting to Stop the GCSB

Marama Davidson gives an overview of colonial abuse of State spying and surveillance and was one of 12 speakers in a Coalition to Stop the GCSB Bill. Her speech starts at 53 minutes here. The Coalition to Stop the GCSB … Continue reading

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Maori control over Maori frameworks – Why I advocate strongly for Kaupapa Maori

Was asked recently why I advocate so strongly for Kaupapa Maori and for Maori control over Maori frameworks. The question has also been asked recently by a Pakeha academic around who gets to determine the boundaries for kaupapa Maori? It’s … Continue reading

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Nuclear Free and Independent Pacific Day (Bikini Day) 01 March 2013

No te parau tia, no te parau mau, no te tiamaraa, e tu, e tu – For justice, for truth and for independence, wake up, stand up ! Nuclear Free and Independent Pacific Day (‘Bikini’ Day), 1 March, marks the … Continue reading

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Radio NZ interview with Marama Davidson – Idle No More

“Ideas this week talks to Marama Davidson, David Geary and Clayton Thomas-Muller about the Idle No More movement which deals with the rights and identity of First Nations people, starting in Canada with a predominantly female lead.” Cree activist Clayton … Continue reading

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