Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori
"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."
"It fills me with hope for the world."
"It was clear to me that I needed that foundational strength of te reo Māori."
The Greens are pushing for compulsory te reo in schools and Don Brash says the haka glorifies domestic violence: welcome to Te Wiki o te Reo Māori.
Mainstream New Zealand's interest in Te Reo is (thankfully) growing, but we need a richer and deeper understanding of the language.
Designer Johnson Witehira was sick of the attempts so he came up with his own for the traditionally oral language.