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The Tuesday Wire with Olivia: July 23, 2019

The Tuesday Wire with Olivia: July 23, 2019 The Tuesday Wire with Olivia: July 23, 2019, 103.24 MB
Tue 23 Jul 2019

Coming up on the show today!

  • First up for Community Garden Oscar Perress talks to Lina from Auckland Queer Swap about their upcoming market at movespace.
  • This week for Green Desk Mitch and Oscar attend the last Zero Carbon Bill Submission Party.
  • Next, for Board Games Oscar Perress talks to Pippa Coom and Adreana Christie of the Waitemata Local Board about what’s happening, the upcoming elections and Auckland conversations.
  • And finally for The International Desk Justin Wong talks to us about the European Commission.

Board Games w / Pippa Coom and Adriana Christie: July 23, 2019

Board Games w / Pippa Coom and Adriana Christie: July 23, 2019 Board Games w / Pippa Coom and Adriana Christie: July 23, 2019, 22.54 MB
Tue 23 Jul 2019

Oscar Perress talks to Pippa Coom and Adriana Christie of the Waitematā Local Board about what’s happening, the upcoming elections and Auckland conversations.

In the Community Garden with Auckland Queer Swap: July 23, 2019

In the Community Garden with Auckland Queer Swap: July 23, 2019 In the Community Garden with Auckland Queer Swap: July 23, 2019, 19.12 MB
Tue 23 Jul 2019

Oscar Perress talks to Line from Auckland Queer Swap about their upcoming market at Movespace. Listen in to find out more!

 

A big thank you to Auckland Queer Swap.

The Green Desk: July 23, 2019

The Green Desk: July 23, 2019 The Green Desk: July 23, 2019, 25.97 MB
Tue 23 Jul 2019

This week for Green Desk Mangrove Mitch teams up with the almighty Oscar Perress and head to the last Zero Carbon Bill Submission Party held by School Strike NZ and Generation Zero. The two speak to representatives from both groups about the Bill, what it means to them and exactly what the new buzz word ‘Just Transition’ means.

Stardust - an interview with Ivana Mlinac: July 22, 2019

Stardust - an interview with Ivana Mlinac: July 22, 2019 Stardust - an interview with Ivana Mlinac: July 22, 2019, 20.89 MB
Mon 22 Jul 2019

In New Zealand, over 23,000 children have a parent who is incarcerated. The financial, social, and mental pressure of this can often be very difficult, especially with the stigma around incarceration. Stardust: We always share the same sky is a children’s book that aims to help children in this situation, and not let it deter them from achieving their dreams. Lachlan spoke with author Ivana Mlinac about Stardust.

 

The Southern Cross: July 22, 2019

The Southern Cross: July 22, 2019 The Southern Cross: July 22, 2019, 23.33 MB
Mon 22 Jul 2019

This week on the Southern Cross Pacific Media Watch contributing editor Michael Andrew talks to the Wire team about West Papuan conflict causing displacement and death as well as the presentation of an Oxford Award for a West Papuan activist's independence campaign. They also discuss the response to the recent Papua New Guinea highlands massacre and the new edition of the Pacific Journalism Review. 

The Wire with Jemima: July 22, 2019

The Wire with Jemima: July 22, 2019 The Wire with Jemima: July 22, 2019, 99.02 MB
Mon 22 Jul 2019

This week on the Monday Wire, Jemima speaks to Green PArty co-leader James Shaw about declaring a climate emergency, Youth Parliament and the agricultural sector under the Emissions Trading Scheme. Southern Cross is back with the latest in Pacific news. Lachlan speaks to Ivana Mlinac about her children's book, Stardust, which explores life for children with incacerated parents. We wrap it up with an interview with ALRANZ Abortion Rights Aotearoa national president, Terry Bellamak, about a march for abortion law reform taking place in Wellington this week. 

Marching for Abortion Law Reform w/ ALRANZ: July 22, 2019

Marching for Abortion Law Reform w/ ALRANZ: July 22, 2019 Marching for Abortion Law Reform w/ ALRANZ: July 22, 2019, 20.09 MB
Mon 22 Jul 2019

On July 23 VIctoria University Feminist Organisation and ALRANZ Abortion Rights Aotearoa will march in Wellington to call for abortion law reform. Jemima speaks to ALRANZ national president, Terry Bellamak, about the demonstration and the impact the highly restrictive abortion laws passed recently in the US are having on New Zealand. 

The Big Q: The pollution of war: what is the environmental impact of the US military? July 22, 2019

The Big Q: The pollution of war: what is the environmental impact of the US military? July 22, 2019 The Big Q: The pollution of war: what is the environmental impact of the US military? July 22, 2019, 30.78 MB
Mon 22 Jul 2019

Just how much does the US military pollute the environment? What is its role in climate change causing greenhouse gas emissions? The US military has taken some measures to reduce its impact on the environment and green gas emissions, but some researchers say these measures do little to assuage the military’s bigger effects on climate change. What are these effects and what can be done about them? Maria Armoudian speaks with Benjamin Neimark, Oliver Belcher, and Neta C. Crawford.

The Big Q website: www.thebigq.org 

Oil Drilling in Taranaki with Urs Signer: July 19th, 2019

Oil Drilling in Taranaki with Urs Signer: July 19th, 2019 Oil Drilling in Taranaki with Urs Signer: July 19th, 2019, 5.89 MB
Fri 19 Jul 2019

New drilling has commenced off the Taranaki coast, coming after government decision to not allow any new drilling permits. Climate Justice Taranaki Spokesperson Urs Signer joins us to tell us what is happening with the new rigg and what action they're taking against this.