The Brisbane based paper also headlined an article on the royals' arrival in Wellington: "NZ really nose how to welcome royal cuzzies".
New Otago University research on Māori perceptions of the criminal justice system echoes Awatea Mita's story.
The festival decided to ban moko after complaints about incorrect use, but it has left some in the school community upset.
As Māori Language Week begins, Sir Pita recalled his own mum's struggle to learn te reo on TVNZ1's Breakfast.
A doctor of Māori heritage has written to 1 NEWS, after seeing an article discussing the entrance pathway for Māori medical school students.
The former Wallabies first-five was brutally honest about growing up Māori in Australia in a revealing interview with Marae.
Whale Rider star is fronting a bl-lingual stage show telling Maori myths as well as fairy tales.