Story: Ngā tuakiri hōu – new Māori identities

Tau Henare, corporate warrior

Tau Henare, corporate warrior

Sporting his trademark dark glasses, National Party MP Tau Henare talks to Opposition leader John Key at Rātana Pā, near Whanganui, in January 2007. Henare is typical of the generation of Māori leaders known as 'corporate warriors'. Previously a New Zealand First MP, he was a National MP from 2005 until 2014.

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Rawiri Taonui, 'Ngā tuakiri hōu – new Māori identities - Cultural revival', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 19 January 2022)

Story by Rawiri Taonui, published 5 May 2011, updated 1 Jun 2017