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350 Aotearoa's ANZ protest with Bronwyn Wilde: August 23, 2019

350 Aotearoa's ANZ protest with Bronwyn Wilde: August 23, 2019 350 Aotearoa's ANZ protest with Bronwyn Wilde: August 23, 2019, 18.18 MB
Fri 23 Aug 2019

We livecrossed to producer Bronwyn Wilde down on Queen Street at the 350 organisation's protest against ANZ's ongoing investment in the fossil fuel industry.

The protest comes after members of 350 found ANZ representatives in attendance at a recent Petroleum Club meeting. The satirical demostration required Aucklanders to vote on which fictional fossil fuel project they would like to see ANZ sponser next, in a bid to show what it would look like if ANZ was transparent about its ties to the fossil fuel industry. 

Neutral corner: 23rd August, 2019

Neutral corner: 23rd August, 2019 Neutral corner: 23rd August, 2019, 14.38 MB
Fri 23 Aug 2019

Neutral corner for this week looks at the coverage of recent revelations that the government's of Venezuela and the United States have been taking part in secret negotiations, despite bellicose statements made by both in public.

The Wire with Laura: 23rd August, 2019

The Wire with Laura: 23rd August, 2019 The Wire with Laura: 23rd August, 2019, 109.33 MB
Fri 23 Aug 2019

Living next to Ihumātao with Cathy King: 23rd August, 2019

Living next to Ihumātao with Cathy King: 23rd August, 2019 Living next to Ihumātao with Cathy King: 23rd August, 2019, 17.47 MB
Fri 23 Aug 2019

Lillian Hanly speaks with Cathy King, who lives next to Ihumātao, about their experiences residing near to the disputed land.

From the Archives: Special Housing Area 62

From the Archives: Special Housing Area 62 From the Archives: Special Housing Area 62, 12.65 MB
Thu 22 Aug 2019

May 2015

Former bFM newsteamers Mandus Örarbäck and Caitlin McIlhagga (now General Manager) report on the decision to declare Ihumātao a Special Housing Area.

Given the escalation following the serving of an eviction notice one month ago, we thought we'd repost the first piece 95bFM News ever did on the issue.

Justin's International Desk: 22nd August 2019

Justin's International Desk: 22nd August 2019 Justin's International Desk: 22nd August 2019, 7.51 MB
Thu 22 Aug 2019

Justin talks about the current political crisis in Italy, after Giuseppe Conte resigned as Prime Minister, and how Matteo Salvini, the leader of the League party played a part in this.

Workplace Wellbeing: 22nd August 2019

Workplace Wellbeing: 22nd August 2019 Workplace Wellbeing: 22nd August 2019, 8.36 MB
Thu 22 Aug 2019

Massey University’s Healthy Work Group released a study this week looking into workplace wellbeing, through what they call a Workplace Barometer to analyse the psycho-social safety climate of participating organisations.

Deb spoke to associate head of the school of management at Massey University, and co-author of the study Bevan Catley, about what a psycho-social safety climate is, and how well we’re doing dealing with mental health in the workplace.

 

The Wire with Stewart: August 22, 2019

The Wire with Stewart: August 22, 2019 The Wire with Stewart: August 22, 2019, 104.84 MB
Thu 22 Aug 2019

Another packed Thursday Wire, with host Stewart Sowman-Lund and producer Justin. 

This week:

  • The Herald’s Simon Wilson breaks down a fiery debate last night between the two most viable Auckland mayoral candidates - Phil Goff and John Tamihere.
  • After that, we go live to bFM reporter Tu who is at a hikoi by Ihumatao protestors, heading for Jacinda Ardern’s Auckland office. 
  • Then, Andrew Little chats to Stewart for his weekly segment. This week, a new Bill will allow bars to be open late for the Rugby World Cup. But should more be done?
  • After that - Justin discusses the Italian political crisis.
  • And finally, a piece by our regular reporter Deb, looking into workplace wellbeing.

All that plus Poll Position and a whole heap more - it's The Thursday Wire! 

Live from the Ihumatao hikoi: August 22, 2019

Live from the Ihumatao hikoi: August 22, 2019 Live from the Ihumatao hikoi: August 22, 2019, 7.33 MB
Thu 22 Aug 2019

A hikoi from Ihumatao is making its way through Auckland, to Jacinda Ardern’s Mount Albert office. They're hand delivering a petition of over 20,000 signatures, calling on the Prime Minister to visit the site. Our reporter Tu was there, the pouring rain, and spoke to Stewart Sowman-Lund live.