Producer Conor spoke with Mark Jennings, formerly of Media Works, on the People's Commission on Public Broadcasting and Media. Mark served as a panelist on the commission, and travelled to various parts of the country to engage in discussion with concerned individuals.
Today Jami-Lee Ross talks to Kelly about the role of the opposition and what that entails in terms of keeping the government accountable. They touch on the debacle surrounding the water royalty and the TPP, and whether Jacinda Ardern's coalition notes should be made public
Today on Neighbourhood Watch with Nicole Wedding from Radio Adelaide we look at the legalisation of euthenasia in Victoria. We also discuss the sexual harassment allegations made against TV host Don Burke, and Nicole informs us of a surprising move from Triple J.
In a new segment highlighting the lead up to Christmas, the Friday Wire team explore different cultures and religions, and how they mark and celebrate the closing of the year. This week we looked at the origins of the Diwali festival, and how it is celebrated in New Zealand!
Producer Laura Kvigstad speaks with Wendy Preston of Mixit on the recent book launch of ‘It’s All of Us’. She then speaks with multiple organisations around refugees and the struggles faced with integration into New Zealand.