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“What does it take to blow $10,000 a year? Just $27.40 a day in miscellaneous spending.”
Asking for a raise can feel awkward, uncomfortable and just plain terrifying.
“It’s not as though this knowledge is new, it’s an intrinsic part of who we are.”
“I’ll be honest, my greatest desire is for all Māori land to be returned to Māori.”
“Only on an IVF journey do you get excited about having good eggs”.
“Every iwi has their own way of reciting their pepeha.”
“We do have some good guys, we do have some bad guys but both feed off the same energy.”
“We are told from our people, we need this.”
“For some people it’s just wanting to pay homage or incorporate their culture.”
“I want to live how our ancestors did.”
“Ko te hiahia kia ora pērā i te wā e ora ai o mātou tīpuna.
“The history of the kūmara goes way back; it’s in our DNA, it’s in our whakapapa."
“They’ve never known the truth, they’ve always known the Pākehā version.”
‘Courage isn’t hard, courage is just the deep breath you take before you make a hard decision’
Our Tikanga 101 explainer helps you navigate the dos and don’ts when taking part in a pōwhiri.
Eating terotero or animal intestines - either you can handle it or you can’t.
Our Tikanga 101 explainer helps you navigate the dos and don’ts when visiting someone’s whare.
“I dare you to eat the eye.”
“This is a game for everyone, not just men.”
26-year-old Ruahei Demant (Te Whanau a Apanui, Te Whakatōhea, Ngāti Awa) has been a Black Fern since 2018.
Rangatahi Māori try the delicacies of their ancestors. Up first is tītī.