"I see no light at the end of the tunnel under the present system
either for Pakeha or Maori," - Billy T K
As well as being one of the nation's most respected and proficient guitarists Billy T K has also become active promoting Maori music and greater political recognition for his people.
Heís representing Maori sovereignty group the the United Tribes or Kohuarau movement after being elected to represent the Mataatua region (Tauranga down to Gisborne and Wairoa).
The goal of the movement is to attempt to gain support from 75 per cent of Maoridom
to earn the right to
represent the people as a partner in the Treaty of Waitangi.
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