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A Working Class Alternative? Annalucia Vermunt on her Mayoral Campaign; 1 October, 2019

A Working Class Alternative? Annalucia Vermunt on her Mayoral Campaign; 1 October, 2019 A Working Class Alternative? Annalucia Vermunt on her Mayoral Campaign; 1 October, 2019 , 51.64 MB
Tue 1 Oct 2019

Annalucia Vermunt joins Oscar Perress to discuss everything to do with her mayoral campaign for 2019. 

Tune in to learn more about the place of meritocracy, policy and Tāmaki Makaurau's working class future.  

Drug Testing w / Wendy Allison: October 1, 2019

Drug Testing w / Wendy Allison: October 1, 2019 Drug Testing w / Wendy Allison: October 1, 2019, 6.72 MB
Tue 1 Oct 2019

Law and Order Spokesperson for New Zealand First Darroch Ball, does not support drug checking as a harm reduction strategy and is currently blocking a clarification of the Misuse of Drugs Act that would allow the service to be implemented nationally. To find out more, Olivia Holdsworth spoke to KnowYourStuffNZ’s Managing Director, Wendy Allison and began by asking why is drug testing important?

Regional Banking Hubs w / Roger Beaumont and Shane Jones: October 1, 2019

Regional Banking Hubs w / Roger Beaumont and Shane Jones: October 1, 2019 Regional Banking Hubs w / Roger Beaumont and Shane Jones: October 1, 2019, 9.85 MB
Tue 1 Oct 2019

Bank branches are continuing to close in rural New Zealand, making it difficult for communities to access in person banking services. In response to this, a unique partnership of six New Zealand banks will trial a new approach to providing banking services in these small regional communities. Olivia Holdsworth spoke to New Zealand Bankers’ Association chief executive Roger Beaumont and  Minister for Regional Economic Development Shane Jones to find out more about the pilot. She began by asking what is a banking hub.

The Tuesday Wire with Olivia: October 1, 2019

The Tuesday Wire with Olivia: October 1, 2019 The Tuesday Wire with Olivia: October 1, 2019, 105.96 MB
Tue 1 Oct 2019

E whai ake nei, coming up on the show today!

  • First up, Olivia Holdsworth talks to KnowYourStuffNZ’s Managing Director, Wendy Allison about why drug testing is important in NZ.
  • Next, Oscar Perress talks to mayoral candidate Tadgh Stopford about his candidacy
  • After that, Olivia Holdsworth talks to New Zealand Bankers’ Association chief executive Roger Beaumont and Minister for Regional Economic Development Shane Jones about a regional banking hub pilot.
  • Next, Oscar Perress talks to mayoral candidate Annalucia Vermunt about her candidacy.
  • Then, Oscar Perress talks to mayoral candidate Craig Lord about his plans for Auckland.
  • And finally Oscar Perress talks to John Tamihere about what envisions for the role of mayor.

Lording over the City? Craig Lord on his Mayoral Campaign; 1 October, 2019

Lording over the City? Craig Lord on his Mayoral Campaign; 1 October, 2019 Lording over the City? Craig Lord on his Mayoral Campaign; 1 October, 2019, 63.48 MB
Tue 1 Oct 2019

Craig Lord joins Oscar Perress to discuss everything to do with his mayoral campaign for 2019. 

Tune in to learn more about a non-political candidacy, a war chest of goals and a range of ideas for Tāmaki Makaurau's future.  

The Big Q: How bad is the crisis facing our oceans?

The Big Q: How bad is the crisis facing our oceans? The Big Q: How bad is the crisis facing our oceans? , 33.87 MB
Mon 30 Sep 2019

With sea-level rise, coastal flooding, garbage patches, and coral bleaching, how bad is the crisis facing our oceans? Maria Armoudian speaks with Karina Nielsen, Stephen Palumbi, and Scott Doney. 

The Big Q website: www.thebigq.org 

One Stop Shops w/ Marguerite Dellbet: September 30th, 2019

One Stop Shops w/ Marguerite Dellbet: September 30th, 2019 One Stop Shops w/ Marguerite Dellbet: September 30th, 2019, 13.89 MB
Mon 30 Sep 2019

Sherry spoke to general manager democracy services from Auckland Council, Marguerite Delbet, on One Stop Shops: booths set up to allows people to enrol and vote at the same time in the local elections. Sherry also ask hers on voter turnout in local elections, lowering the voting age and civic engagment. Sherry begins by asking her where these One Stop Shops are.

The Wire with Jemima: September 30, 2019

The Wire with Jemima: September 30, 2019 The Wire with Jemima: September 30, 2019, 104.16 MB
Mon 30 Sep 2019

This week on the Monday Wire, Jemima speaks to Green Party co-leader James Shaw about the global climate strikes and the new climate trade agreement. Southern Cross is back with the latest in Pacific news. Sherry talks to Marguerite Dellbay from Auckland Council about local elections and a "one stop shop" for voting. Finally, Sherry reports on pastoral care at tertiary education institutions. 

Justin's International Desk: 26th September 2019

Justin's International Desk: 26th September 2019 Justin's International Desk: 26th September 2019, 13.39 MB
Fri 27 Sep 2019

Justin talks about the Canadian federal election with Professor Daniel Béland of McGill University in Montreal.  The election will take place on the 21st October.

Neutral corner: 27th September, 2019

Neutral corner: 27th September, 2019 Neutral corner: 27th September, 2019, 9.39 MB
Fri 27 Sep 2019

Neutral corner for this week looks at media coverage of recent unsanctioned protests in Egypt against President Fatah al-Sisi.