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Board Games w / Pippa Coom; Episode Three; March 19, 2019

Board Games w / Pippa Coom; Episode Three; March 19, 2019 Board Games w / Pippa Coom; Episode Three; March 19, 2019, 25.57 MB
Tue 19 Mar 2019

Pippa Coom again joined me, last week before I believe we both headed down to the climate strike down in Aotea Square. We talked about the upcoming elections among other things. Coom has been selected to stand as Councillor for the Waitemata & Gulf ward, so I started by asking what this role is, what does the councillor do and what the difference between that and her current role is.

 

A response to the Christchurch terror attacks from 95bFM News: March 18, 2019

A response to the Christchurch terror attacks from 95bFM News: March 18, 2019 A response to the Christchurch terror attacks from 95bFM News: March 18, 2019, 29.75 MB
Mon 18 Mar 2019

Three days on from the Christchurch terror attacks, 95bFM News reflects on the events and white supremacy in Aotearoa.

Who is our new Chief Justice? March 18, 2019

Who is our new Chief Justice? March 18, 2019 Who is our new Chief Justice? March 18, 2019, 27.69 MB
Mon 18 Mar 2019

New Zealand has a chief Justice. Dame Sian Elias has retired after 20 years in the job, passing the baton to Helen Winkelmann. Winkelmann is an esteemed judge with a long legal career beginning in 1985. The SUpreme Court is New Zealand’s highest court since its establishment in 2004 and the Chief Justice sits atop it. ALthough their opinion does not count for more than other judges of the supreme court - outside of this the chief justice has a lot to do in the development of New Zealand’s judicial system.  Lachlan spoke with Associate professor Khylee Quince about the role of the chief justice, and what Winkelmann will bring to the role.

 

Taranaki Hydrogen Roadmap: Good or Bad News?: March 18, 2019

Taranaki Hydrogen Roadmap: Good or Bad News?: March 18, 2019 Taranaki Hydrogen Roadmap: Good or Bad News?: March 18, 2019, 19.98 MB
Mon 18 Mar 2019

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has officially launched the H2 Taranaki Roadmap, a plan set to make Taranaki a leader in hydrogen production. However, Climate Justice Taranaki is concerned that the plan is a distraction that allows New Zealand to keep the fossil fuel industry afloat despite the global climate crisis. Jemima speaks to Climate Justice Taranaki Researcher, Catherine Cheung, about the new plan and whether it is good news or bad news. 

The Wire with Jemima: March 18, 2019

The Wire with Jemima: March 18, 2019 The Wire with Jemima: March 18, 2019, 105.36 MB
Mon 18 Mar 2019

This week on the Monday Wire, we formally respond to the terror attacks on the Muslim community in Christchurch last Friday. Jemima reports on the School Strike for Climate Action rallies that went on across the country last week. Jemima speaks to Catherine Cheung about the new Hydrogen Roadmap for Taranaki. Lachlan talks to AUT Associate Professor, Khylee Quince, about the new Chief Justice of New Zealand, Helen Winkelmann. 

The Big Q: What is terrorism? March 18 2019

The Big Q: What is terrorism? March 18 2019 The Big Q: What is terrorism? March 18 2019, 11.38 MB
Mon 18 Mar 2019

In 2001 there were over 40 groups, operating in 28 countries, who were challenging state authority and often using targeted violence to make political change. The terrorism label has been affixed to these groups but what exactly is terrorism and where does it fall on the continuum of political violence? Political scientist Richard Dekmejian talks to Maria Armoudian about the concept of terrorism.


The Big Q website: www.thebigq.org
 

The National Party with Denise Lee: 15th of March, 2019

The National Party with Denise Lee: 15th of March, 2019 The National Party with Denise Lee: 15th of March, 2019, 27.2 MB
Fri 15 Mar 2019

This day in history: 15th March, 2019

This day in history: 15th March, 2019 This day in history: 15th March, 2019, 28.95 MB
Fri 15 Mar 2019

This day in history goes back to 1951 for the nationalisation of the Iranian oil industry by Prime Minister Mohammad Mosaddegh.

The Wire with Laura: 15th of March, 2019

The Wire with Laura: 15th of March, 2019 The Wire with Laura: 15th of March, 2019, 106.36 MB
Fri 15 Mar 2019