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Every weekday, Kathryn Ryan canvases breaking news, backgrounds social and economic issues, and discusses lifestyle trends, with the help of newsmakers, correspondents, and experts in every imaginable field from writers and reviewers to ordinary New Zealanders.

Every weekday, Kathryn Ryan canvases breaking news, backgrounds social and economic issues, and discusses lifestyle trends, with the help of newsmakers, correspondents, and experts in every imaginable field from writers and reviewers to ordinary New Zealanders.
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Wellington, New Zealand

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Every weekday, Kathryn Ryan canvases breaking news, backgrounds social and economic issues, and discusses lifestyle trends, with the help of newsmakers, correspondents, and experts in every imaginable field from writers and reviewers to ordinary New Zealanders.

Twitter:

@ninetonoon

Language:

English


Episodes

BSA decisions on mosque shooting reporting

9/17/2019
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Law commentator Dr Ursula Cheer from the University of Canterbury digs down into some of the decisions from the Broadcasting Standards Authority following the March 15 mosque shootings.

Duration:00:10:04

Shining a light on the brilliance of birds

9/17/2019
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Colossal wind-riders. Vocal Australians that form civil unions. Silver-tongued nectar sippers. Other names for these birds are the albatross, black swan and bellbird. A new book called The Brilliance of Birds, groups species found in New Zealand by habitat and details their conservation status.

Duration:00:18:33

Russian rock with Graeme Downes

9/17/2019
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Musicologist and University of Otago lecturer Graeme Downes' students introduced him to some Russian music he'd not heard before and he's decided to share it today. The band is Kino, which was closely associated with Leningrad Rock Club - a "legal" rock club overseen by the KGB where lyrics were censored and performances were secured strictly by audition. Get ready for some Russian fatalism...

Duration:00:20:20

NZ Book review - The Absolute Book by Elizabeth Knox

9/17/2019
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Louise O'Brien from quarterly review periodical New Zealand Review of Books Pukapuka Aotearoa, reviews The Absolute Book by Elizabeth Knox. This book is published by Victoria University Press.

Duration:00:05:04

Graeme Dingle & Jo-Anne Wilkinson: decades with at risk youth

9/17/2019
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Sir Graeme Dingle and Jo-Anne Wilkinson have spent decades working with thousands of at-risk young people through the Graeme Dingle Foundation, providing programmes like Project K with a focus on the mental health and self-esteem of children and young people aged between 5 and 18.

Duration:00:30:18

MP accused of Chinese influence and Pell lodges appeal

9/17/2019
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Australia correspondent Karen Middleton joins Kathryn to talk about Liberal MP Gladys Liu who is under pressure to explain previously undisclosed links to organisations run by the Chinese Communist Party.

Duration:00:08:33

Tony Wong: Water Sensitive Cities

9/17/2019
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Australian urban water management visionary Professor Tony Wong talks to Kathryn Ryan about his pioneering and award-winning ideas on evolving water sensitive cities.

Duration:00:16:31

Work visa changes - will an overhaul help fix shortages?

9/17/2019
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Is the government's overhaul of work visas the solution to the labour shortages being faced by many sectors and industries?

Duration:00:23:34

Media commentator Gavin Ellis

9/16/2019
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Gavin talks to Kathryn about "Paddy Gower on Weed", suggesting it was high on emotion and a compelling anecdote but light on science.

Duration:00:15:19

Lovely Grub, country caterers Gavin and Judy Marshall

9/16/2019
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Farming couple Gavin and Judy Marshall deliberately keep stock numbers low on their Banks Peninsula farm these days, as their catering business eats into their time.

Duration:00:19:58

Business commentator Rod Oram

9/16/2019
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Fuel companies say the Commerce Commission made many mistakes in its report on them, the UK's international trade minister visits and Gisborne leaps to the top of the charts for regional economic activity.

Duration:00:17:12

Book review - Rise and Fall by Paul Strathern

9/16/2019
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Quentin Johnson reviews Rise and Fall by Paul Strathern, published by Hachette NZ.

Duration:00:04:10

Is antisemitism on the rise once again?

9/16/2019
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Dr Deborah Lipstadt has spent her life studying hate - specifically, the hatred of Jews. The Atlanta-based historian and author wrote about antisemitism in her 1993 book 'Denying the Holocaust' and found herself sued by British author and Holocaust denier David Irving for libel.

Duration:00:34:20

USA correspondent David Smith - coded threat to Iran

9/16/2019
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Washington bureau chief of The Guardian David Smith.

Duration:00:08:19

George Pell - the inside story

9/16/2019
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The convicted sex offender - Australian Catholic Cardinal George Pell, looks likely to continue his legal bid for freedom with an application to the High Court, effectively his final chance at exoneration. Pell, the third most senior Catholic cleric in the world was convicted in March of sexually abusing two choirboys when he was archbishop of Melbourne in the 1990s.

Duration:00:25:07

Saudi oil attacks: what next?

9/16/2019
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The United States has issued satellite images and cited intelligence to back its allegation Iran was behind attacks on major Saudi oil facilities.

Duration:00:15:27

Bill McKay - Kiwibuild reset and what's next?

9/15/2019
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Bill McKay says the Kiwibuild reset is nothing to get excited about, describing it as more of an apology than a vision of what's next. Bill McKay is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Architecture and Planning at the University of Auckland.

Duration:00:10:13

Vegan mince in the heart of dairy country

9/15/2019
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Plant based proteins and fake meat products are popping up in supermarkets in flashy packaging, but there's also a renaissance happening in the experimentation in kitchens in Vegan eateries.

Duration:00:12:48

Political commentators Hooton & Williams

9/15/2019
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A look at the fallout regarding how Labour party officials and senior politicians have responded to allegations against a former staffer, ranging from bullying to serious sexual allegations.

Duration:00:22:33

Book review - Ghost Wall by Sarah Moss

9/15/2019
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Kiran Dass of Time Out Bookstore reviews Ghost Wall by Sarah Moss, which is published by Granta.

Duration:00:04:43