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Jami-Lee Ross on fuel tax fights and softening laws: June 22, 2018

Jami-Lee Ross on fuel tax fights and softening laws: June 22, 2018 Jami-Lee Ross on fuel tax fights and softening laws: June 22, 2018, 19.58 MB
Fri 22 Jun 2018

This week National Party MP Jami-Lee Ross joins Kelly to chat about the debacle that went down in the House on Wednesday night debating the regional fuel tax bill. They also discuss the softening laws on foreign investors and how National view the government and their promises. 

Neighbourhood Watch: deportation and public broadcasting: June 22, 2018

Neighbourhood Watch: deportation and public broadcasting: June 22, 2018 Neighbourhood Watch: deportation and public broadcasting: June 22, 2018, 11.94 MB
Fri 22 Jun 2018

A town’s plea for mercy for a deported asylum seeker family has gone unheard, as the courts uphold their deportation; world cup coverage by telecommunications company Optus was so bad they had to give the rights back to the television station they bought them from; and the right-wing animosity towards public broadcaster ABC was laid bare at a meeting of Liberal Party members on the weekend.

 

 

Do we need a Minister for Sex Workers? June 22, 2018

Do we need a Minister for Sex Workers? June 22, 2018 Do we need a Minister for Sex Workers? June 22, 2018, 19.42 MB
Fri 22 Jun 2018

A couple of weeks ago, an open letter to the Government was released by Hamilton sex worker Lisa Lewis calling for an election of a Minister of Prostitution. The letter carried the names of Lewis and 25 others. The letter was also written with the help of conservative group Family First. 

Stewart spoke with Dame Catherine Healy, the national coordinator of the New Zealand Prostitutes' Collective, about whether a new minister is something worth looking into.

The Wire with Kelly: Friday 22 June 2018

The Wire with Kelly: Friday 22 June 2018 The Wire with Kelly: Friday 22 June 2018, 103.68 MB
Fri 22 Jun 2018

I/v with Blair Dale: June 22, 2018

I/v with Blair Dale: June 22, 2018 I/v with Blair Dale: June 22, 2018, 12.03 MB
Fri 22 Jun 2018

Kelly had a chat with Blair Dale from Te Whakaora Tangata, who provide help to families in Auckland struggling with dysfunctional or dangerous circumstances. They want to break cycles of harm for children, and they do this practically with both financial and psychological help. Blair told Kelly all about the work they’re doing and some of the outcomes they’ve already seen from this.

Check out tewhakaoratangata.org.nz if you would like to know more about their amazing work.

 

Homeless art w/ Linda Blincko: June 22, 2018

Homeless art w/ Linda Blincko: June 22, 2018 Homeless art w/ Linda Blincko: June 22, 2018, 3.77 MB
Fri 22 Jun 2018

Auckland City Mission and Depot Artspace in Devonport have a collaborative exhibition of homeless artists' work. Wire producer Angus spoke to creative director of depot artspace Linda Blincko to ask how the show will work.

Morning Glory with Keria: Thursday June 21st, 2018

Morning Glory with Keria: Thursday June 21st, 2018 Morning Glory with Keria: Thursday June 21st, 2018, 209.7 MB
Thu 21 Jun 2018

On the show this week, we check out two tracks off of Adult Mom's album, Soft Spots (our 'Let's Get Physical' selection for the week), plus we spin some great tracks by Kariiiba, Matty, Baseball Gregg and Shygirl. For Who Arted this week, Aimee chats with Jess Johnson about her work currently exhibiting at Ivan Anthony Gallery. There's a lot of good shit going on, hope you enjoy... ~ ~ ~

Ganging up on crime

Ganging up on crime Ganging up on crime, 8.31 MB
Thu 21 Jun 2018

Sociolgist and University of Canterbury lecturer, Jarrod Gilbert has spoken out about how working alongside gangs could reduce crime. Jemima spoke with Jarrod about this and asked why some gang members are seeking change now. 

The Wire with Lachlan: Thursday 21st June

The Wire with Lachlan: Thursday 21st June The Wire with Lachlan: Thursday 21st June, 129.17 MB
Thu 21 Jun 2018

First up on today’s Wire, Jemima speaks Dr Jarrod Gilbert about working with gangs to reduce crime. Neutral corner returns on Trump’s recent executive order to reverse the separation of children and their families at the border. Andrew Little joins Lachlan for their regular chat where they discuss rehabilitation in prison. Our Wire Worry week is sex work and Lachlan talks to Dame Catherine Healy from the New Zealand Prostitutes’ Collective about the Swedish model and why decriminalisation is much better. Finally This Day in History looks at the Freedom Summer murders in 1964.

A Little bit of Andy with Lachlan

A Little bit of Andy with Lachlan A Little bit of Andy with Lachlan, 23.17 MB
Thu 21 Jun 2018

Lachlan speaks with Andrew Little for their regualr chat. This week they discuss rehabilitation in prisons.