Luke Fitzmaurice

Luke Fitzmaurice (Te Aupōuri, Pākehā) is a PhD candidate studying children's rights, child protection and tamariki Māori.

Ātea
Nov 2, 2020

Power and devolution: the final chapter of the Oranga Tamariki inquiry

The Oranga Tamariki Waitangi Tribunal inquiry rests on one underlying issue: who should retain power?

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Ātea
Sep 10, 2020

The Crusaders' CEO says the name stays

Super Rugby team the Crusaders has decided to retain its name, despite it invoking a history of violence towards Muslims.

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Ātea
Aug 4, 2020

Oranga Tamariki, the Waitangi Tribunal and the importance of stories

As the Waitangi Tribunal inquiry into Oranga Tamariki kicked off, the agency released new data. But do the numbers tell the full story?

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Ātea
Jun 9, 2020

A former Oranga Tamariki employee on why change must start at the top

'The saddest thing for me when I read this report was that all of the stories felt familiar.'

Read on.

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