• GC Star supports Beyer +video

      GC Star supports Beyer +video

      Posted on July 31, 2014 in News with no comments

      Star of reality TV series The GC, Alby Waititi, has thrown his support behind Mana’s Te Tai Tonga candidate Georgina Beyer. In a short video clip, Waititi announces that he supports “the iconic and the wonderful” Beyer in her bid for New Zealand’s largest Māori electorate. She is a great leader for our Māori people”, said Waititi. “I respect Georgina, make sure you go down and vote for her on the 20th of September”. 2014’s election takes place on Saturday 20 September.

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    • Mana supports the Silent Leaders Challenge

      Mana supports the Silent Leaders Challenge

      Posted on July 31, 2014 in Hone Harawira, Press Releases with no comments

      “Tomorrow I will be participating in a challenge to break the silence about hearing loss”, said MANA Leader and Tai Tokerau MP, Hone Harawira. “I’m doing it to feel what it is that those who are hearing-impaired face every day” said Harawira “and if by doing so I can help in a small way to promote the kaupapa and hopefully improve the quality of life for the one in six New Zealanders who have some type of hearing loss, then I’ll be happy.” “So if you see me wandering around the Secondary School Kapa Haka Finals in Gisborne tomorrow wearing a bright...

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    • ADJOURNMENT SPEECH – MP Hone Harawira

      Posted on July 31, 2014 in Speeches with 3 comments

      It’d be nice to be able to say that for all the differences between us and this National government and its coalition partners, the last three years had seen our country come out of the Global Financial Crisis with a positive attitude and increased capacity to rock and roll … but that’d be a lie.There have been increases, but not across the board, and not in ways which signal a rebuilding of society and an improvement in opportunity for everyone.Sure there have been increases at the highest echelons of our society – spectacular increases in the levels of wealth accumulated...

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    • THEY CAN’T ALL WIN OFF THE RACE-CARD – Harawira

      Posted on July 30, 2014 in Hone Harawira, Press Releases with 6 comments

      “They can’t all play the race card and expect to win off it”, said MANA Leader and MP for Te Tai Tokerau Hone Harawira, following comments by ACT Leader Jamie Whyte, Conservative Leader Colin Craig, and NZ First Leader Winston Peters, that they wouldn’t work with “race- based” parties such as MANA and the Maori Party.“It’s the oldest trick in the book – bash Maori at election time to boost your voter appeal”, says Harawira.“But the fact is that MANA has more non-Maori candidates than Maori ones, and in Internet MANA the difference is even more pronounced, so the race-based argument...

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