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Jami-Lee Ross on housing and liveability

Jami-Lee Ross on housing and liveability Jami-Lee Ross on housing and liveability , 20.36 MB
Fri 22 Sep 2017

On the eve of the election, Kelly chats with Te Roopu Nahinara MP Jami-Lee Ross about a key topic of discussion this election: housing and liveability. They explore the claims that the 'Who Owns NZ?" documentary makes on foreign land ownership in New Zealand, and also discuss the issue of homelessness. 

Ending Homelessness -What Auckland City Mission Hopes For Government

Ending Homelessness -What Auckland City Mission Hopes For Government Ending Homelessness -What Auckland City Mission Hopes For Government, 11 MB
Fri 22 Sep 2017

Producer Conor Mercer talks to Chris Farelly of the Auckland City Mission about the five ambitions they have for ending homelessness, and what he thinks the government sitting in Parliament after the weekend will need to do to help. 

Simon Says Build More Roads

Simon Says Build More Roads Simon Says Build More Roads, 13.79 MB
Thu 21 Sep 2017

We're talking transport in today's wire, comparing the different parties' policies. Lachlan discusses National's transport policy with Minister of Transport Simon Bridges.

I Choo-Choo Choose You

I Choo-Choo Choose You I Choo-Choo Choose You, 8.65 MB
Thu 21 Sep 2017

Continuing with our transport coverage, Lachlan discusses transport in Aotearoa with Dr Douglas Wilson from the University of Auckland. 

David Seymour ACTs up

David Seymour ACTs up David Seymour ACTs up, 33.1 MB
Thu 21 Sep 2017

Leader of the ACT party David Seymour pops into 95bFM to chat housing, transport, teachers, te reo and a wheelbarrow of cash.

The Wire with Harry: Thursday 21st September

The Wire with Harry: Thursday 21st September The Wire with Harry: Thursday 21st September, 140.73 MB
Thu 21 Sep 2017

On today's show we speak with Dr Douglas Wilson, an engineering lecturer at the University of Auckland on Roads. We also speak with ACT leader David Seymour, Labour campaign chairperson Phil Twyford and Minister of Transport Simon Bridges on this weeks election focused coverage on transport/liveability. 

It's down to the wire in the Māori seats

It's down to the wire in the Māori seats It's down to the wire in the Māori seats , 9.66 MB
Wed 20 Sep 2017

As per usual, the Māori seats are throwing up a lot of interest this election with star candidates, royal endorsements and the possibility of a much-loved candidate being voted out. Reporter Sam Smith reviewed the battle for the Māori seats with the Hui producer Annabelle Lee.

How hard is it to live as a student?

How hard is it to live as a student? How hard is it to live as a student?, 15.78 MB
Wed 20 Sep 2017

Wire producer Reuben McLaren speaks to the President of New Zealand Union of Students Associations, Jonathan Gee about student well-being and livability. 

The Wednesday Wire: 20th of September 2017

The Wednesday Wire: 20th of September 2017 The Wednesday Wire: 20th of September 2017, 107.84 MB
Wed 20 Sep 2017

On todays show we have Sam Smith captaining our discussions into our election focused coverage on the problems of liveability in New Zealand. We delve into child poverty and transportation with New Zealand First's Tracey Martin. As per usual we get our minds blown by AUT's Allan Blackman talking about the IG-Nobel prize as well as how we avoided nuclear destruction during the cold war.

Scapegoating immigrants in New Zealand

Scapegoating immigrants in New Zealand Scapegoating immigrants in New Zealand , 27.02 MB
Wed 20 Sep 2017

Conversations about immigration have more often than not been about 'quality immigrants' this election, with some people getting tired and hurt by this rhetoric. Lillian Hanly speaks to a NZ born Chinese woman, and a Chinese immigrant about the effects of such discussions.