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EDGE #343: Kelvin Davis on Mission to Keep Māori Out of Prison (The Guardian) + 21 stories
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From Brian Sweeney, publisher, NZEDGE.COM | 06 December 2018 | #343 | New York
Researched, edited and produced by Jane Nye (Wellington), Carla Hofler, Henrike Forschler (Auckland).
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Kelvin Davis describes himself as a member of “the most incarcerated tribe in the world”. The former teacher grew up in New Zealand’s deprived Northland region and has seen childhood friends, schoolmates and relatives locked away. Appointed corrections minister in 2017, he is now on…