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WATCH: Inside New Zealand's Female Fight Scene

Meet the Lethal Ladies.
VICE Staff
9.18.18
News of Zealand

Māori Drivers Die In Police Pursuits At Twice the Rate of Pākehā

Some experts say the unconscious bias of law enforcement is a contributing factor, a charge denied by the NZ Police Association.
Zoe Madden-Smith
9.17.18
Photography

The Female Face of a Remote New Zealand Outpost

Beautiful portraits capture what life is like for women on the rugged and beautiful Stewart Island/Rakiura.
Danial Eriksen
9.17.18
News of Zealand

Jacinda Ardern Unveils New ‘Coalition Blueprint’ After A Tough Couple of Weeks

The Prime Minister sought to challenge the perception that her deputy is actually in charge.
Zoe Madden-Smith
9.16.18
Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori

New Zealand Artist Rei is Pushing the Boundaries of Māori Music

"There is no existential crisis about whether te reo belongs in a trap song. The language is our treasure, and we have a right to use it as we wish."
Kahu Kutia
9.14.18
Music

VICE New Zealand Presents An Exclusive BROCKHAMPTON Screening

And we're giving you the chance to win tickets.
VICE Staff
9.14.18
noisey meets

Keeping Māori Culture Alive with Thrash Metal: Alien Weaponry — Noisey Meets

Making heavy metal inspired by ancient Māori battles has made teenage trio Alien Weaponry unlikely heroes in the fight to preserve New Zealand’s indigenous language.
Noisey Staff
9.13.18
Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori

New Zealanders Tell Us Why They're Marching for Te Reo Māori

"It fills me with hope for the world."
James Borrowdale
9.13.18
News of Zealand

New Zealand Students Don't Learn Enough About Porn

Fewer than half of the country's high schools even touch on the topic.
Zoe Madden-Smith
9.12.18
News of Zealand

Invercargill Man Says He's Killed 170 Cats to Protect Local Wildlife

He says the best place for a cat in a bush suburb is under his veggie garden.
Zoe Madden-Smith
9.11.18
News of Zealand

New Zealander Abby Hartley Dies in Bali

The Hamilton mother was stuck on the Indonesian island with a severe infection after her insurance company and the government refused to pay for her medevac.
Zoe Madden-Smith
9.11.18
Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori

Dudley Benson On How Te Reo Māori Enriched His Life As a New Zealand Artist

"It was clear to me that I needed that foundational strength of te reo Māori."
Dudley Benson
9.9.18