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NZEI Te Riu Roa Teachers Mental Health Survey: August 03, 2020

NZEI Te Riu Roa Teachers Mental Health Survey: August 03, 2020 NZEI Te Riu Roa Teachers Mental Health Survey: August 03, 2020, 9.84 MB
Mon 3 Aug 2020

Ty Stroud-Young spoke with the president of The New Zealand Educational Institute, Liam Rutherford after a survey was released, which revealed that teachers and school leaders report significant job strain far exceeding the general population.

The Big Q: What is it like living through a pandemic if you are under military occupation? August 3, 2020

The Big Q: What is it like living through a pandemic if you are under military occupation? August 3, 2020 The Big Q: What is it like living through a pandemic if you are under military occupation? August 3, 2020, 10.79 MB
Mon 3 Aug 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has upended the lives of people all over the world. The sense of powerlessness and the fear of infection has alienated people regardless of political situations. But in areas of conflict or military and political occupation, populations are even more at risk. One of these areas is the contested provinces of Kashmir and Jammu. Doug Becker speaks to Mona Bhan about what life is like here during a global pandemic.

For more stories like this head to www.thebigq.org 

Accountability & Toxicity in Parliamentary Reporting w/ Neal Curtis: July 31, 2020

Accountability & Toxicity in Parliamentary Reporting w/ Neal Curtis: July 31, 2020 Accountability & Toxicity in Parliamentary Reporting w/ Neal Curtis: July 31, 2020, 18.95 MB
Fri 31 Jul 2020

Yesterday, former Broadcasting Minister and outgoing Labour MP Clare Curran said the nature of reporting in Aotearoa was destructive. She said there is a toxic culture at Parliament, that is systemic and not the fault of anyone in particular. Mary-Margaret wanted to find out how accountability should be dealt with if issues are systemic, in the context of a Westminster model of governance that encourages combative politics and combative political media. She spoke to Associate Professor Neal Curtis about how complex this issue is, and if we are discussing the root of the problem accurately.

RMA & Future Plans w/ Scott Simpson: July 31, 2020

RMA & Future Plans w/ Scott Simpson: July 31, 2020 RMA & Future Plans w/ Scott Simpson: July 31, 2020, 29.42 MB
Fri 31 Jul 2020

Wednesday’s report on the Resource Management Act, called New Directions for Resource Management in New Zealand, was welcomed by the government. It was commissioned by Environment Minister David Parker, and it recommended completely scrapping the RMA and replacing it with two new pieces of legislation: the Natural and Built Environments Act and the Strategic Planning Act. James Tapp spoke to National’s environment spokesperson Scott Simpson, after having interviewed Minister Parker too.

The Wire with Mary-Margaret: July 31, 2020

The Wire with Mary-Margaret: July 31, 2020 The Wire with Mary-Margaret: July 31, 2020, 124.98 MB
Fri 31 Jul 2020

Ollie Joblin speaks with Ministers Stuart Nash and Julie Anne Genter on the new roadside drug testing bill as well as the new cycleway at Orakei and a new campaign set to address  measles in our youth. Mary-Margaret Slack speaks to Neal Curtis about Clare Curran’s comments on toxicity in Parliament and the role that media plays in the problem. In City Counselling, Oscar Perress speaks to Tracy Mulholland about the adoption of the budget, the maunga authority, Te whau pathway and He waka eke noa! And finally, we hear from National’s environment spokesperson about scrapping the RMA completely

Roadside Drug Testing with Stuart Nash and Julie Anne Genter: July 31, 2020

Roadside Drug Testing with Stuart Nash and Julie Anne Genter: July 31, 2020 Roadside Drug Testing with Stuart Nash and Julie Anne Genter: July 31, 2020, 23.69 MB
Fri 31 Jul 2020

Ollie speaks with Ministers Stuart Nash and Julie Anne Genter on the new roadside drug testing bill. Minister Genter also talks about Auckland's new cycle way and the launch of the new measles catch up campaign

City Counselling w/ Cr Tracy Mulholland; 31 July, 2020

City Counselling w/ Cr Tracy Mulholland; 31 July, 2020 City Counselling w/ Cr Tracy Mulholland; 31 July, 2020, 16.08 MB
Fri 31 Jul 2020

In City Counselling this week, Oscar speaks to Cr Tracy Mulholland about the adoption of the budget, Tūpuna Maunga o Tāmaki Makaurau Authority, Te Whau pathway and He Waka Eke Noa. 

Labour's Andrew Little: 30th July 2020

Labour's Andrew Little: 30th July 2020 Labour's Andrew Little: 30th July 2020, 26.52 MB
Thu 30 Jul 2020

Justin spoke to Justice Minister Andrew Little about the concerns of returning New Zealanders on charging for managed isolation, the banking sector implementing living wage to its lowest-paid contractors, proposed laws to protect migrant workers, and how the extradition process works even without a treaty.

The Resource Management Act Review w/ David Parker: July 30th, 2020

The Resource Management Act Review w/ David Parker: July 30th, 2020 The Resource Management Act Review w/ David Parker: July 30th, 2020, 25.14 MB
Thu 30 Jul 2020

This Wednesday a report of the Resource Management Act (RMA), New Directions for Resource Management in New Zealand, was welcome by the government. This was commissioned by the Environment Minister, David Parker, with the recommendation being to completely scrap the RMA and replace it with two new pieces of legislation, a Natural and Built Environments Act and a Strategic Planning Act. In an effort to understand more about the RMA, producer James Tapp talks to Minister Parker live on air about the RMA and its future.

Overseas Kiwis on Charging for Isolation: 30th July 2020

Overseas Kiwis on Charging for Isolation: 30th July 2020 Overseas Kiwis on Charging for Isolation: 30th July 2020, 27.01 MB
Thu 30 Jul 2020

Justin spoke to three overseas New Zealanders on their thoughts on the government's decision to charge returnees for managed isolation.