Tangatawhenua.com news story, including comments from Hemi Bennett and Te Kai Po Ahuriri.
Stuff.co.nz article (for the comments).
ETA: Kiri tuhi, for those listeners who may not know, is tattooing done in the aesthetic style of ta moko that was designed deliberately for non-Maori to wear (though there’s still debate about whether or not this is a cool thing) and the components do not carry the same cultural history as moko.
hand over heart
I could go for a nice make-out session up against a wall right about now.
from a tweet
janelle monae & erykah badu
-from janelle monaes instagram
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Helen Kelly: The New Zealand government colluded with Warner Bros to give the impression that unionised actors threatened the film
Sorry to ruin LOTR/The Hobbit for y’all but I can never pass up an opportunity to diss Peter Jackson. The man’s like a demigod in these parts—an evil, union-busting demigod.
That was the context for this strip, FYI.
Adriana Ribeiro. Handmade Jewelry.
All for sale!
I crave one of the last necklaces.
Every time I watch this show I’m like, fuck this punk rock bullshit, I wanna be a country singer. Then I remember that I can’t play guitar for shit and I’m pretty much tone death, so yay punk rock.
trans women are expected to be victims of patriarchy who get off on being victims of patriarchy, which has always been tacitly how patriarchy justifies itself (that’s Just What Women Want, even when they say otherwise). this expectation is exogenous, invasive, and…
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