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Data: A Voice for our Rivers w/ Drinkable Rivers: November 5 2019

Data: A Voice for our Rivers w/ Drinkable Rivers: November 5 2019 Data: A Voice for our Rivers w/ Drinkable Rivers: November 5 2019, 20.5 MB
Tue 5 Nov 2019

On this Wire, 95bFM News were lucky enough to speak with Bex of Drinkable Rivers, about using real time data to tell the stories of our rivers, and how we restore, especially, urban rivers moving into the future.

 

Finding Good in Life w/ GoodLife Projects Charitable Trust: November 5, 2019

Finding Good in Life w/ GoodLife Projects Charitable Trust: November 5, 2019 Finding Good in Life w/ GoodLife Projects Charitable Trust: November 5, 2019, 17.56 MB
Tue 5 Nov 2019

We were priviliged enough to talk to Goodlife Projects Charitable Trust about their project, providing opportunities, community (Of Course) and the Kai ora fund. Tune in to learn more! 

 

Armed police patrols and public perception: November 4, 2019

Armed police patrols and public perception: November 4, 2019 Armed police patrols and public perception: November 4, 2019, 24.45 MB
Mon 4 Nov 2019

The debate around  trial of armed police patrols has raged on since it was announce three weeks ago. The patrols will be rolled out in Manukau, Waikato, and Canterbury and involve heavily armed, specially trained, units roaming the streets in vehicles. Lachlan spoke with senior lecturer at AUT, John Buttle, about the patrols.  

 

Wage Theft with Chloe Ann-King: November 4, 2019

Wage Theft with Chloe Ann-King: November 4, 2019 Wage Theft with Chloe Ann-King: November 4, 2019, 15.72 MB
Mon 4 Nov 2019

Many New Zealanders in the hospitality industry have been affected by some form of wage theft by their employer. Felix Walton spoke with Chloe Ann-King from Raise the Bar about this exploitation of hospitality workers.

Efeso Collins on Armed Police Patrols: November 4, 2019

Efeso Collins on Armed Police Patrols: November 4, 2019 Efeso Collins on Armed Police Patrols: November 4, 2019, 12.87 MB
Mon 4 Nov 2019

It's been a few weeks since the police announced a trial for "Armed Response Teams" in Manukau, Waikato and Canterbury. Felix Walton spoke with Manukau ward councillor Efeso Collins about the backlash against this decision.

The Wire with Jemima: November 4, 2019

The Wire with Jemima: November 4, 2019 The Wire with Jemima: November 4, 2019, 104.9 MB
Mon 4 Nov 2019

This week on the Monday Wire, Lachlan speaks to AUT senior lecturer Dr John Buttle about armed police patrols and how it affects public perception of police. Southern Cross is back with the latest in Pacific news for its final instalment for the year. Felix talks to Manukau Ward Councillor Efeso Collins about his thoughts on the armed police patrols. Jemima speaks to Green Party co-leader James Shaw about the government's recent agreement with the agricultural sector regarding emission reduction under the reformed Emissions Trading Scheme. Finally, Felix wraps it up with an interview with Chloe Ann-King from Raise the Bar about wage theft.  

The Big Q: What solutions are there to climate change? November 4, 2019

The Big Q: What solutions are there to climate change? November 4, 2019 The Big Q: What solutions are there to climate change? November 4, 2019, 23.23 MB
Mon 4 Nov 2019

As California burns, oceans rise, storms intensify, and Greenland’s glacier’s melt, we explore solutions to the climate change problem with Stanford Professor Marc Jacobson. He is the author of the just-released study "The health and climate impacts of carbon capture and direct air capture."

The Big Q website: www.thebigq.org 

Neutral corner: November 1st, 2019

Neutral corner: November 1st, 2019 Neutral corner: November 1st, 2019, 18.91 MB
Fri 1 Nov 2019

Neutral Corner returns to the United States for the ongoing impeachment process against President Donald Trump by contrasting the rival media coverage given by MSNBC and Fox News.

Sexual violence claims in the Criminal Justice System w/ Jan Logie: November 01, 2019

Sexual violence claims in the Criminal Justice System w/ Jan Logie: November 01, 2019 Sexual violence claims in the Criminal Justice System w/ Jan Logie: November 01, 2019, 15.69 MB
Fri 1 Nov 2019

The Ministry of Justice released a report this morning about barriers to the progression of sexual violence cases through the criminal justice system. Among other things, the report found only 31% of  sexual violence crimes reported to the Police resulted in a perpetrator being charged. 11% resulted in a conviction and just 6% in a prison sentence. Wire producer Bronwyn Wilde spoke to Jan Logie, the Parliamentary Under-Secretary for the Minister of Justice (Sexual and Domestic Violence Issues) about the issues raised by the findings. Logie began by talking about the attrition of cases progressing through the system. If you or someone you know is affected by sexual violence, Safe to Talk is a 24 hour free helpline. You can call them on 0800 044 334, text on 4334, or visit their website at safetotalk.nz.

 

The Wire with Tuwhenuaroa: November 1st, 2019

The Wire with Tuwhenuaroa: November 1st, 2019 The Wire with Tuwhenuaroa: November 1st, 2019, 106.09 MB
Fri 1 Nov 2019

On the show this week:

Tu speaks to Denise Lee of the National Party about… National’s new social services policies, Armed Police patrols and government plans to increase our military presence in the Pacific

Bronnie spoke to Jan Logie about the report into the progression of sexual violence cases through the criminal justice system

Tu spoke to Ben Reid about the application of AI in the agricultural sector

And Ben does neutral corner on the ON GOING Trump impeachment situation