In an article published on Breaking Views on November 14th Bruce Moon, a retired computer pioneer and author of ‘Real Treaty; False Treaty - The True Waitangi Story’, laments the insidious effort to erase our true history, accounts of which appear in the news media almost every day.
Bruce highlights twelve of the more common falsehoods, names the perpetrators, and explains why they are wrong. It is well worth the time to read. Please click here for the article. More of Bruce’s articles are available on the Kiwi Frontline blog. Please click here.
Lately, there has been much discussion about happened at Rangiaowhia on 21st March 1864, with the story being promoted that the Catholic church was destroyed by fire with a large number of Maori civilians locked inside. Mr Murray H. Reid, who has family connections to Rangiaowhia, undertook his own research, and concludes that this account is false. A brief report on his findings is available on Kiwi Frontline – please click here to view. Also see Bruce Moon’s article ‘New Zealand history falsehoods laid bare’, available here.