Insight 2000 - A Taranaki Holocaust?
Produced by Sue Ingram, presented by Chris Wikaera.
This Insight looks at the history of the Parihaka area and the impact it has had. It includes the speech given by Associate Minister of Maori Affairs, Tariana Turia to a group of psychologists in which she referred to post colonial stress and a holocaust for the Maori people.
This speech caused an strong reactions around NZ with PM Helen Clark taking a strong stand.
This insight looks at the use of the word holocaust to see if it was appropiate in the of the history of Parihaka. Tariana Turia comments near the end of the programme on why she included it in her speech and the message she was trying to get across.
Source: Catalogue. Nga Taonga Korero. Sound Archives/Nga Taonga Korero. http://www.soundarchives.co.nz
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