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AUSA on Fees Free Policy: 23 November, 2018

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Fri 23 Nov 2018

Grace speaks with Luke Kibblewhite, welfare vice-president of the Auckland University Student's Association, about how effective the first year of fees free education has been for students.

This day in history: 22nd November, 2018

This day in history: 22nd November, 2018 This day in history: 22nd November, 2018, 30.35 MB
Thu 22 Nov 2018

This day in history looks at the fatal 1963 shooting of the 35th President of the United States, John F. Kennedy.

Barred by the Uniform; Where will Pride go?: November 22, 2018

Barred by the Uniform; Where will Pride go?: November 22, 2018 Barred by the Uniform; Where will Pride go?: November 22, 2018, 27.42 MB
Thu 22 Nov 2018

95bFM Reporter Oscar Perress talks to Activists Emmy Rākete and Betty Sio about the commercialisation of the Auckland Pride Parade, the place of the New Zealand Police Force in the Parade and what and who Pride is actually about and for. 

Rights as part of the curriculum: November 22, 2018

Rights as part of the curriculum: November 22, 2018 Rights as part of the curriculum: November 22, 2018, 16.44 MB
Thu 22 Nov 2018

Rights Now! is an educational tool from the office of the Children’s Commissioner to encourage children to know their rights and have their voice heard.The resource aims to provide “more opportunities for meaningful participation as the more they have, the more confident children and young people feel to express their views – they bring different perspectives, fresh ideas, and genuine concern for the future." Lachlan spoke with Sarah Morris, a senior adviser for the Strategy, Rights & Advice team in the Office of the Children’s Commissioner about Rights Now!

Ihumatao and Fletcher Building this generation's Bastion Point?

Ihumatao and Fletcher Building this generation's Bastion Point? Ihumatao and Fletcher Building this generation's Bastion Point?, 13.16 MB
Wed 21 Nov 2018

Harry speaks to Pania Newton, lead protester from Save Our Unique Landscape following protests at the Fletcher Building AGM about the situation Fletcher finds itself in now, as they plan to go ahead with development of the Maori archaeological site Ihumatao in Mangere

 

The Wire with Lisa: Wednesday November 21, 2018

The Wire with Lisa: Wednesday November 21, 2018 The Wire with Lisa: Wednesday November 21, 2018, 105.96 MB
Wed 21 Nov 2018

On the show today, Dear Science discusses the deadliest scientist, why you really did not want to be alive in year 536 and wombats’ cube poos.

For our weekly chat with the New Zealand First party, Lillian talks to Deputy Leader Fletcher Tabuteau.

Harry speaks with Pania Newton, lead protester from Save Our Unique Landscape about the protests at Fletcher Building’s AGM, regarding plans to build 480 homes at Ihumatao, the ancestral Maori archeological site in Mangere.

And Lisa looks into the use of algorithms by government agencies to identify patterns and at risk population and discuss the ethical issues of its use with Dr Emily Keddell, a Senior Lecturer in Social Work at Otago University.

The dangers of government algorithms: November 21, 2018

The dangers of government algorithms: November 21, 2018 The dangers of government algorithms: November 21, 2018, 28.22 MB
Wed 21 Nov 2018

Did you know some of your personal data gets collected by government agencies, then processed through an algorithm, and regurgitated as a part of a statistic used to identify at risk populations and enable pre emptive action? 

The Minister for Statistics has commissioned a report, accessible on Stats NZ's website, for some transparency on the process. 

Our producer Lisa Boudet talks to Senior Lecturer in Social Work at Otago University, Dr Emily Keddell, about the ethical issues arising. 

 

Leonard's Everyday People: November 20 2018

Leonard's Everyday People: November 20 2018 Leonard's Everyday People: November 20 2018, 4.33 MB
Tue 20 Nov 2018

This week on Everyday People, Leonard spoke to Tim Crawford on her 90th birthday. Tim was the nanny, caregiver and second mother for Leonard and his Two older brothers when they were growing up, so he asked her the 5 special questions.

Go Bus Industrial Action: November 20 2018

Go Bus Industrial Action: November 20 2018 Go Bus Industrial Action: November 20 2018, 18.44 MB
Tue 20 Nov 2018

Ben speaks to Jared Abbott from First Union about peaceful protests outside Go Bus in Hamilton.