Lydia Whiting

Lydia Whiting is a postgraduate student in history at Te Herenga Waka in Wellington.

Feb 6, 2021
The Battle of Gate Pā (Pukehinahina) memorial near Tauranga

What’s really behind Paul Goldsmith’s criticism of the new histories curriculum?

The National MP is clinging to a self-centred perception of a "national history" – where the protagonist is always Pākehā.

Read on.

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