Walk the talk…

Ever heard the saying 'you can talk the talk but can you walk the walk?' It is easy to get frustrated about things or call for change from the comfort of your couch or behind your screen. It is a far more challenging thing to step out from the crowd and really pursue change. Provocative … Continue reading Walk the talk…

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The weapon of language

This week I am looking at Māori language and the historical context for the modern activism that has taken place.  Today's post tickles the topic of the power of language as a tool to subdue a culture and some of the things that have happened to degrade the māori language. Poet Adrienne Rich said "This is the … Continue reading The weapon of language