The wero, challenge, from mana whenua
Our Truth, Tā Mātou Pono is a Stuff project investigating the history of racism. Part one has focused on Stuff and its newspapers, and how we have portrayed Māori. Georgia Weaver looks at the history of the Southland Times and the challenge from mana whenua.
Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu is putting its people back on the Southland map, helping to make their presence visible again across our landscape.
It is cultural mapping of Māori place names, their meanings and connection to the history of Southland’s first people, and Te Waipounamu in general.
Link to article: Our Truth, Tā Mātou Pono: The wero, challenge, from mana whenua | Stuff.co.nz