Sunday Morning with Wallace Chapman
Children’s Music Awards 201508/01/15
The awards are announced on Sunday morning and Wallace talks to the winner of this year's best album.
Sarah Pressman - :)
Researchers are finding that wearing a smile can slow down the heart and reduce stress. The work follows research that established that the act of smiling can make you feel happier. Sarah Pressman is an Assistant Professor of Psychology & Social...
Rebecca Rasool - Intimates Interview
Rebecca Rasool, 24, is the co-owner and designer of a fledgling lingerie label called Her Apparel Intimates. She's busy designing and sewing a collection in her flat in Brooklyn, Wellington, after a surprise invitation to show at NZ Fashion Week. She...
Deon Swiggs - Locally-led Recovery
Rebuild Christchurch founder, Deon Swiggs joins Wallace to talk about why many Christchurch residents want a locally-led recovery.
David Slack - Bullrush
You don't need a referee, you don't need a whistle, and you don't need a ball. It's dangerous, it's exciting, and often it's been banned - it's Bullrush. David Slack has written a book about this great New Zealand game.
Paul Moon - Remarkable New Zealanders
Dr Paul Moon discusses his new book Face to Face - featuring conversations with 12 remarkable New Zealanders including Sir Bob Jones, Sir Richard Hadlee, Patricia Grace and Michael Houston.
Ezekiel Raui - From the Wharekura to the White House
Ezekiel Raui - the head boy at Taipa Area School in Northland - attended the first ever Tribal Youth Gathering at the White House in Washington DC last month. He was one of four young Maori to attend the event and was surprised to discover that Native...
Mediawatch for 2 August 2015
How the media coped with TPP secrecy; new TV shows getting taxpayer backing, and some that aren't; a local TV channel coming out from under the radar; a rare fair go from a foreign quiz show .
TPP critic Jane Kelsey responds to latest
Professor Jane Kelsey has been a critic of the TPP and talks to Wallace Chapman about the fine print.
Trade Minister Tim Groser on the TPP
Trade Minister Tim Groser told our economics correspondent Patrick O'Meara that the failure to secure a decent deal for dairy should not obsure gains made for other agricultural goods.
Winston Peters on the TPP and the future of NZ First
Winston Peters on the TPP and growing the New Zealand First party. He joins us from New Zealand First's annual conference in Rotorua.
The Week in Parliament for 2 August 2015
MPs celebrate Maori Language Week; Winston Peters ejected from chamber on Tuesday; Government faces questions about TPP negotiations; Health and Safety Reform Bill passes second reading; ACT's David Seymour goes AWOL on Wednesday night; NZ Flag...
Labour Leader responds to TPP latest
Leader of the Labour Andrew Little says how Labour would have managed the TPP.
Former US trade rep responds to TPP
Clayton Yeutter, was the United States Trade Representative for the Reagan government and helped launch the Uruguay Round of global trade negotiations in the 1980s. He went on to serve as the US Agriculture Secretary and now works as an international...
NZ trade envoy Mike Petersen on the TPP
The TPP is the largest free trade agreement in history. Collectively the TPP economioes represent more than $27 trillion of GDP. It covers such diverse areas as investment rules, intellectual property protection and market access - for Mexico and...
Trade minister says NZ couldn't have signed a trade deal
New Zealand's trade minister says there is no way New Zealand could have signed a trade deal at the TPP talks in Hawaii without a proper breakthrough on dairy. Tim Groser's remarks follow the failure by 12 nations representing 40% of the world's...
Sam Brower - Prophet's Prey
Sam Brower worked for seven years to crack open the secretive world of the polygamous Fundamentalist Church of Latter Day Saints (FLDS). His work led to the arrest and conviction of prophet Warren Jeffs, who is currently serving a life sentence plus...
Lucy Sussex - Crime Blockbuster
New Zealand-born Lucy Sussex has written Blockbuster!, the story of Fergus Hume and his book 'The Mystery of a Hansom Cab ', the biggest and fastest-selling detective novel of the 1800s and Australia's first literary blockbuster. Hume sold the...
Otis Frizzell - Un Chico Suerte
Otis Frizell, the co-owner of The Lucky Taco which won Expedia 2013's Best Food Truck award, is just back from research trip to Mexico where he's been checking out the street food and culture that inspired his business.
Tim Aspinall and Paul Hamilton - Margarine Sculptures
Paul Aspinall, an award winning margarine sculptor, and AUT chef lecturer Paul Hamilton tell us about the history and craft of margarine sculpting. Popular in the 1970s and '80s the sculptures, which are often kitsch and always inedible, appear to be...
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