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Neutral Corner: The Novichok affair

Neutral Corner: The Novichok affair Neutral Corner: The Novichok affair, 15.93 MB
Thu 26 Apr 2018

With the fallout from an alleged Russian poisoning attack ongoing, Neutral Corner contrasts the rival coverage given by the BBC and RT.

What impact can political corruption have on society?

What impact can political corruption have on society? What impact can political corruption have on society?, 40.56 MB
Thu 26 Apr 2018

What impact can political corruption have on society? What effect will the allegations against U.S. President Donald Trump, his family, and his associates have on government and society in the United States? Maria Armoudian discusses the potential consequences of the ongoing investigation into Donald Trump with Matthew Stephenson and Richard Gordon.


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This Day in History: 1960

This Day in History: 1960 This Day in History: 1960, 21.55 MB
Thu 26 Apr 2018

This Day in History takes us back to 1960 for the resignation of South Korean President Syngman Rhee.

Why are the penguins dying?

Why are the penguins dying? Why are the penguins dying?, 3.92 MB
Thu 26 Apr 2018

Talia Bayes interviews Emily Hunter, a member of Greenpeace New Zealand, about the current issue of little penguins being found on the Bay of Plenty coast. Why is this happening and how can we help it?

Why don't we recognise the Armenian genocide?

Why don't we recognise the Armenian genocide? Why don't we recognise the Armenian genocide?, 10.03 MB
Thu 26 Apr 2018

Sarah Tatafu interviews Catherine Dulahunty about the issues New Zealand has with the Armenian Genocide.

Statues of limitations

Statues of limitations Statues of limitations, 3.9 MB
Thu 26 Apr 2018

Dotted around the country are reminders of New Zealand’s colonial past in the form of statues. Many of the people in these statues committed atrocities in their time and their legacies are being reevaluated. Lachlan spoke with Dr Hirini Kaa from the University of Auckland about these statues, what they represent, and what should be done about them in 2018.

 

International News With Conor: EU Customs Unions Withdrawal Bill for Brexit

EU Customs Union Withdrawal Bill EU Customs Union Withdrawal Bill, 8.74 MB
Tue 24 Apr 2018

International News Reporter Conor Knell sheds some light on the failure of the EU Customs Union Withdrawal bill and works through what happens if it passes or if it fails the house of commons in the next few days

Interview w/ Nga Toa Kiwi Veterans

Interview w/ Nga Toa Kiwi Veterans Interview w/ Nga Toa Kiwi Veterans, 12.38 MB
Tue 24 Apr 2018

Conor talks with Patrick Bronte from Nga Toa Kiwi Veterans about ANZAC day, what the Armed forces are up to now and how we can better treat our returned servicemen and women who bear the physical and mental scars of war

What are the root causes of genocide?

What are the root causes of genocide? What are the root causes of genocide?, 21.2 MB
Tue 24 Apr 2018

What are the root causes of genocide? What do historical genocides have in common? How does small-scale violence against targeted groups become genocidal? And what we can learn from the three forgotten genocides? Maria Armoudian chairs a live panel on genocide featuring experts Tracey McIntosh, Panayiotis Diamadis, and Chris Wilson.

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The Green Desk: Plant Perspectives With Rising CO2

Paul Newton from AgResearch joins Jack Marshall on the Greendesk to discuss rising CO2 levels in relation to NZ's plants, Paul Newton from AgResearch joins Jack Marshall on the Greendesk to discuss rising CO2 levels in relation to NZ's plants,, 13.41 MB
Tue 24 Apr 2018

Today on the Green Desk, Producer Jack Marshall looks into climate change and plants, and how the little guys are fairing with the high levels of CO2 in the atmosphere