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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.

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.

A Fund for Women: 2nd June 2020

A Fund for Women: 2nd June 2020 A Fund for Women: 2nd June 2020, 13.88 MB
Tue 2 Jun 2020

Jemima Huston talked to Minister for Women Julie Anne Genter about a 1 million dollar fund supporting organisations that support women.

The Tuesday Wire with Justin: 2nd June 2020

The Tuesday Wire with Justin: 2nd June 2020 The Tuesday Wire with Justin: 2nd June 2020, 99.48 MB
Tue 2 Jun 2020

Justin Wong spoke to former National MP and head of the government's criminal justice advisory reform group Chester Borrows about the police's Armed Response Team trials.

Sherry Zhang talked to Race Relations Commissioner Meng Foon about the idea of setting up a public holiday commemorating the New Zealand Land Wars.

International Desk updates on the protests responding to the death of George Floyd in the United States.

Jemima Huston spoke to Minister for Women Julie Anne Genter about a fund supporting organizations for women.

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 

Isabella Lenihan-Ikin on Student Accommodation: Friday the 29th of May

Isabella Lenihan-Ikin on Student Accommodation: Friday the 29th of May Isabella Lenihan-Ikin on Student Accommodation: Friday the 29th of May, 19.71 MB
Fri 29 May 2020

The Green Party of Aotearoa is working on an inquiry group into Student Accommodation, a sector of tertiary education that is unfairly under-regulated for students, & this has been exposed more than ever amongst the Covid-19 pandemic.

Producer Louis Laws got in touch with Isabella Leninhin-Ikin, President of the New Zealand Union of Students Associations, who talks about NZUSAs stance, & also her own personal experience in a hall of residence.

 

The Friday Wire with Laura: 29th of May, 2020

The Friday Wire with Laura: 29th of May, 2020 The Friday Wire with Laura: 29th of May, 2020, 103.4 MB
Fri 29 May 2020

Today on the show, Denise Lee from the National Party is back & joins Laura to discuss all that National Party news.

Next, Producer Louis speaks with Isabella Lenihin-Ikin from the New Zealand Union of Students Associations about Student Accommodation...

After that, Laura speaks with Internet NZ’s chief executive, Jordan Carter about the recent announcement from the government to create a legal framework to censor objectionable material online… 

& Sam speaks to music helps - a charity which provides support to musicians and workers in the music industry about what challenges Covid-19 has brought for the industry.