In Aotearoa (New Zealand), colonization has disconnected Māori from their land, tikanga (law), and cultural practices. In a country where Māori occupy more than 50 percent of the total prison population, this disconnect has a lot to answer for, writes Aphiphany Forward-Taua, Executive Director of criminal justice advocacy organization JustSpeak.

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