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KupuSniper’s Lair


Tero-ism is conscious engagement, in the deliberate decolonisation of whanau, hapu, whenua and whakapapa; the critically creative expression of dissent; the subversion of existing colonial paradigms.


Tero-ism is the dissemination of Teke Talk as calculated whakapohane to ego-driven tikanga.

Indigenous issues web series to launch in June

A Rotorua-based NZ digital production team are working in conjunction with an international production group from Canada to make a high end digital web and social media series aimed at empowering indigenous young women. Māori artist Chanz Mikaere, spokesperson for the international web series which comprises

We will not go gently into the night…

(by Chanz Mikaere) The final day of the public submissions are being held at the Rotorua Lakes Council on the proposed Te Arawa Partnership model. There have been close to 2000 submissions received in total, representing a the highest number of submissions received on a single issue, with