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The Nation: Tova O'Brien interviews PM Jacinda Ardern

Saturday, 30 November 2019, 12:37 pm | The Nation

The Labour Party's annual conference opened in Whanganui last night, a chance for party members to reflect on 2019, and plan for Election 2020. So, how is this year of delivery going for Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern? Political Editor Tova O'Brien ... More >>

The Nation: Simon Shepherd interviews David Seymour

Saturday, 16 November 2019, 1:18 pm | The Nation

Simon Shepherd: David Seymour's euthanasia bill passed this week, and next week he will be putting the finishing touches on his next bill. Is he just a very hard-working politician or is this the longest one-person election campaign known to mankind? ... More >>

The Nation: Simon Shepherd interviews Meghan Murphy

Saturday, 16 November 2019, 1:15 pm | The Nation

Simon Shepherd: It's Transgender Awareness Week, the same week a feminist group, Speak Up For Women, has brought Megan Murphy from Canada to speak in New Zealand. Murphy is a radical feminist who believes trans women aren't women, views that have ... More >>

The Nation: Children's Minister Tracey Martin

Saturday, 9 November 2019, 2:07 pm | The Nation

Its been a year of reckoning for the Children's Ministry, Oranga Tamariki - from the Newsroom investigation of the botched removal of a newborn from the arms of its teen mother to the apology of its chief executive Grainne Moss this week and promises ... More >>

The Nation Simon Shepherd interviews Ben Brooks

Saturday, 9 November 2019, 11:52 am | The Nation

New Zealand incarcerates more people than almost any other country in the OECD. It costs our society as much as $12 billion per year. Ben Brooks has worked in justice, including Corrections, for 15 years. And he recently returned from Texas, where - ... More >>

The Nation: Simon Shepherd Interviews Simon Bridges

Saturday, 2 November 2019, 12:16 pm | The Nation

This week National Party Leader Simon Bridges released some of the most extreme social policy ideas New Zealand has seen in years. More >>

The Nation: British High Commissioner Laura Clarke

Saturday, 2 November 2019, 11:43 am | The Nation

But British MPs this week backed Boris Johnson's call for a UK general election in December. More >>

The Nation: Youth Political Party Leaders

Saturday, 26 October 2019, 5:13 pm | The Nation

New Zealand First’s youth wing divided its party last week over pill testing at festivals. More >>

The Nation: Greenpeace CEO Russel Norman

Saturday, 26 October 2019, 12:08 pm | The Nation

The Government announced this week that farmers and growers will be able to calculate their emissions and offsets at the farm gate by 2025, instead of joining the ETS. More >>

The Nation: Simon Shepherd Interviews Damien O'Connor

Saturday, 26 October 2019, 11:41 am | The Nation

This week, the Coalition unveiled what it called a "world first". Farmers will help design the way they measure and pay for greenhouse gas emissions at farm level. And they have until 2025 to do so. That's despite Labour's election promise ... More >>

The Nation: Simon Shepherd Interviews Golriz Ghahraman

Saturday, 19 October 2019, 12:18 pm | The Nation

The prospect of ISIS fighters returning home to New Zealand is becoming more likely by the day. More >>

The Nation: Sir Roger Douglas and Susan St John

Saturday, 12 October 2019, 12:17 pm | The Nation

So, is it really a surplus? And if it is, should we spend it? And what should we spend it on? More >>

The Nation: PM of the Netherlands Mark Rutte

Saturday, 12 October 2019, 11:52 am | The Nation

This week saw the first visit by a Dutch PM in 22 years. Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte was here to announce a bilateral collaboration on modern agriculture and climate change. More >>

The Nation: Iain Lees-Galloway

Saturday, 5 October 2019, 1:37 pm | The Nation

Simon Shepherd interviews Immigration Minister Iain Lees-Galloway about the recent changes to New Zealand’s refugee policy. More >>

The Nation: BusinessNZ CEO Kirk Hope

Saturday, 5 October 2019, 12:38 pm | The Nation

Next year, Kiwis will be asked to vote yes or no on legalising the recreational use of cannabis. More >>

The Nation: National Cyber Policy Office's Paul Ash

Saturday, 28 September 2019, 1:08 pm | The Nation

On Newshub Nation: Simon Shepherd interviews head of The National Cyber Policy Office Paul Ash More >>

The Nation: US Ambassador Scott Brown

Saturday, 28 September 2019, 1:04 pm | The Nation

US Ambassador to New Zealand Scott Brown helped arrange the meeting, so I asked him what was said. More >>

The Nation: NZ Initiative's Oliver Hartwich

Saturday, 21 September 2019, 12:32 pm | The Nation

On Newshub Nation: Simon Shepherd Interviews The New Zealand Initiative's Executive Director Oliver Hartwich More >>

The Nation: Simon Shepherd Interviews James Shaw

Saturday, 21 September 2019, 12:05 pm | The Nation

It has been two years since Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern called climate change her generation's nuclear free moment. And on Monday, against a backdrop of global climate protest, she will give the opening speech at the United Nation's climate ... More >>

The Nation: Simon Shepherd Interviews Grant Robertson

Saturday, 21 September 2019, 11:59 am | The Nation

Finance Minister Grant Robertson is under intense scrutiny. New figures show economic growth has slowed to levels not seen for six years. And he has chosen not to answer questions about when he heard about serious allegations of a sexual assault cover-up ... More >>

 

 

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