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Policing with Emilie Rakete

Policing with Emilie Rakete Policing with Emilie Rakete, 12.5 MB
Fri 5 Jun 2020

Sam speaks with prison abolitionist Emilie Rakete of People Against Prisons Aotearoa about matters concerning policing in Aotearoa from the enforcement of lockdown to the trials of armed police squads. 

Commercial Leases and the Retail Sector with Cameron Barbour

Commercial Leases and the Retail Sector with Cameron Barbour Commercial Leases and the Retail Sector with Cameron Barbour , 13.62 MB
Fri 5 Jun 2020

Louis chats with Cameron Barbour about the lifeline given by the government to small business owners unable to make payments on their commercial leases due to impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic.

The Wire with Jemima: June 5, 2020

The Wire with Jemima: June 5, 2020 The Wire with Jemima: June 5, 2020, 101.87 MB
Fri 5 Jun 2020

Following the National Party's call for a full reinstatement of 90 Day Trial Periods in employment law, Jemima speaks to National Party workplace relations spokesperson, Dan Bidois, and E Tū Senior National Industrial Officer, Paul Tolich, about the issue.

Sam talks to People Against Prisons Aotearoa's Emilie Rākete about a number of issues around policing in Aotearoa, including a discussion on a potential bias in the enforcement of the Level 4 lockdown restrictions.

Louis speaks to New Zealand Council of Retail Property chairperson Campbell Barbour about the government's lifeline for businesses with commercial leases. 

We play another segment of Lillian's investigation into whiteness and white fragility in Aotearoa. Dr Rose Black, a community psychologist, comments on MP Judith Collins' statement that she is sick of being demonised for her ethnicity. 

Full Reinstatement of 90 Day Trials: Yes or No?: June 5, 2020

Full Reinstatement of 90 Day Trials: Yes or No?: June 5, 2020 Full Reinstatement of 90 Day Trials: Yes or No?: June 5, 2020, 8.16 MB
Fri 5 Jun 2020

The National Party's workplace relations and safety spokesperson Dan Bidios has made a call that 90 Day Trials should be fully reinstated to give employers more confidence in hiring following the economic fall out of Covid-19. Jemima speaks to Dan Bidois and E Tū Union's National Industrial Officer, Paul Tolich, about 90 Day Trials and whether a full reinstatement of the scheme is in the best interests of the employer and the employee. 

The Screen Industry Worker's Bill, A Brief History: June 3, 2020

The Screen Industry Worker's Bill, A Brief History: June 3, 2020 The Screen Industry Worker's Bill, A Brief History: June 3, 2020, 4.84 MB
Wed 3 Jun 2020

With crews for Avatar 2 arriving in New Zealand earlier this week, it’s worth looking back at the government’s complicated relationship with Hollywood and the bill that’s currently going through parliament. Felix Walton gave a little bit of a rundown.

 

The Wire with Lillian: June 3, 2020

The Wire with Lillian: June 3, 2020 The Wire with Lillian: June 3, 2020, 107.38 MB
Wed 3 Jun 2020

We have Dear Science with Allan Blackman today, talking about the ozone layer, hydroxychloroquine and cicada wings.

Felix brings us a report on the workers bill going through parliament right now that will make some changes in the screen industry.

Lillian goes through some conversations around whiteness and white supremacy , following on from the murder of George Floyd, and then also looking at own backyard here in Aotearoa.

The Big Q: What is the risk of moral injury to frontline health workers? June 2, 2020

The Big Q: What is the risk of moral injury to frontline health workers? June 2, 2020 The Big Q: What is the risk of moral injury to frontline health workers? June 2, 2020, 18.58 MB
Tue 2 Jun 2020

Lillian Ng explores with Monique Jonas and Phillipa Malpas the implications of moral distress and clinical decision making in the time of COVID-19.

For more head to www.thebigq.org 

Justin's International Desk: 2nd June 2020

Justin's International Desk: 2nd June 2020 Justin's International Desk: 2nd June 2020, 11.28 MB
Tue 2 Jun 2020

International Desk gives the latest updates on the protests responding the death of Minnesota man George Floyd.

Armed Police Trials w/ Chester Borrows: 2nd June 2020

Armed Police Trials w/ Chester Borrows: 2nd June 2020 Armed Police Trials w/ Chester Borrows: 2nd June 2020, 19.66 MB
Tue 2 Jun 2020

Justin Wong spoke to former National MP and head of the government's Safe and Effective Justice Advisory Group Chester Borrows about the Armed Police trials, after Radio New Zealand and Newshub found it did not consult Maori and were not used to tackle seious crime.

A Public Holiday for the Land Wars: 2nd June 2020

A Public Holiday for the Land Wars: 2nd June 2020 A Public Holiday for the Land Wars: 2nd June 2020, 36.89 MB
Tue 2 Jun 2020

Sherry Zhang spoke with Race Relations Commissioner Meng Foon about his proposal of having a public holiday meorializing the New Zealand Land Wars.