Jemima Huston and producers Damian Rowe and Bailley Verry bring you bFM's daily news & current affairs show, including our Pacific news feature Southern Crosswith AUT Pacific Media Centre's Rahul Bhattarai, and political commentary with someone from the Green Party, (usually) James Shaw.
The Wire is 95bFM's long-running daily bastion of news, current affairs and views through the bFM lens.
Jemima is a Law, Media and Politics student at UoA. She is passionate about investigative journalism, speaking to people and hearing their stories but is not so keen on land law. Jemima loves groovy trousers and any chance to have a boogie.
For Dear Science AUT’s Allan Blackman talks about methane found on Mars, glucose regulation and the question of returning lost wallets - and the segment is challenged to get some more balance regarding discussion around Homeopathy.
Tuwhenuaroa talks to FinTech NZ’s James Brown about Facebook’s upcoming cryto-currency Libra and the impact it may have on bank services.
Sherry talks to Basement Theatre’s matariki season’s creatives Kahurangi Carter, Jess Holly Bates and Forest Kapo on their upcoming shows Aroha is a Māori and INHERITANCE.
Basement theatre is running their matariki season from the second of July to the thirteenth, with stories from across the pacific. sherry talks to Kahurangi Carter on her comedy one-women show, 'Aroha is a Māori,' on what it means to grow up on the shore, and the complexity of identity politics. Sherry begins by asking her to tell her a bit about the show.
Basement theatre is running their matariki season from the second of July to the thirteenth, with stories from across the pacific. Sherry talks to Forest kapo and Jess Holly Bates, the co-creators of their live art show “inheritance.”
The show hopes to provoke discussion and critique capitalism, the intersection of race and class, and the differences in what Māori and Tauiwi have inherited. Sherry begins by asking Forest what the show is about, and Jess responds throughout as well.
We welcomed (We hope) Whau local board Chairperson, Tracy Mulholland. We discussed the Whau Pacific People’s Plan, which is a plan aimed at better connecting with the Whau Pacific communities. We also discussed the role and place of community wardens. Listen in to find out more!
The full show podcast for the Wire for tuesday the 25th of June, 2019. We have a full show today, discussions with Whau Local board chair, Tracy Mulholland about The Pacific Peoples Plan and Stats NZ's Jason Attewell about gender inclusion. At the Green Desk, We talk climate emergency declarations with Penny Hulse. And finally at the International Desk, we delve in to the Istanbul elections and what it all means.
A big thank you to everyone who spoke to us today and helped to put the show together!
We were lucky enough to be joined by Jason Attewell of Stats NZ to discuss the new inclusion of questions around gender in Stats NZ surveys. We talked about the importance of the inclusions and what it means in a statistical context. Listen in to find out more.
On today's International Desk, our producer Lisa reports on the results of the municipal elections in Instanbul, Turkey. The second one this year, after the March 31st poll was cancelled without any real legal grounds. Lisa explains why the vote matters on more than just a local level.
This week on the Monday Wire, Jemima speaks to Green Party co-leader James Shaw about the second reading of the End of Life Choice Bill. Southern Cross is back with the latest in Pacific news. Lachlan talks to John Minto from Palestinian Solidarity Network about Isreal's treatment of Palestinan refugees. Izzy speaks to James Ranstead, National President of the New Zealand Union of Student's Association, about making sanitary products free in schools.