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Flat White New Zealand

New Zealand’s Three Waters coup

16 August 2022

4:00 AM

16 August 2022

4:00 AM

New Zealand’s mainstream media has finally named the elephant in the room. Late last month, the nation’s biggest newspaper, the New Zealand Herald, published an opinion piece that claimed a coup is under way in New Zealand by the Maori tribal elite.

The article, written by former Labour minister and ACT Party leader Richard Prebble, was widely circulated and commented on, including by the state broadcaster RadioNZ.

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