Carrie Stoddart-Smith is a policy advisor, Māori development specialist and prominent writer on Māori politics, economics and the legal system based in Auckland, New Zealand. Now, she’s doing what few bonafide political nerds get the chance to do: run as an election candidate – both on the party list and for her home electorate of … Continue reading Q&A | Carrie Stoddart-Smith on going pro with her politics
Whanau Ora has always been in the hissing pit when it comes to NZ politics. Another example of Maori ‘special privilege’. Every jibe simply an attempt by the sneerer to reinforce their assimilationist predisposition and/or self-importance.