Story: Public protest

Television New Zealand protest

Angered that Television New Zealand was suspending broadcast of the Māori news programme Te karere over the 1995 summer break, Māori activists invaded the set during the main news bulletin to protest against the broadcaster’s decision.

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Ben Schrader, 'Public protest - Public protest overview', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/video/35078/television-new-zealand-protest (accessed 1 March 2024)

Story by Ben Schrader, published 20 Jun 2012, reviewed & revised 26 Apr 2023