Q+A 30/3/14: Dotcom, Harawira, Climate Change, Radio NZ
Q+A This Week
SUNDAY 30 MARCH AT
9.00AM ON TV ONE
Dotcom and Hone Harawira, Money
and Mana – a recipe for success in this year’s General
The Mana Party leader joins us live in the
studio - journalist Rachel Smalley
interviews Kim Dotcom.
Green’s co-leader Russell
Norman and ACT leader Jamie Whyte
debate Climate Change.
Also, Radio New Zealand is
undergoing its biggest shake-up in years – we discuss the
changes with RNZ Chief Executive Paul
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On Gaza And Burning The Israeli Flag
One of the selling points in New Zealand’s campaign for a temporary seat on the Security Council is that we have a pluckily independent voice to offer on international conflicts.
This image is not entirely self-delusional. When we did occupy a temporary UN Security Council seat in the 1990s, New Zealand was forthright about the need for the international community to actively respond to the Rwanda genocide. On April 14, 1994, New Zealand, Nigeria and the Czech Republic were the only nations to call for a forceful UN intervention to halt the killings. It was a proud moment in the diplomatic record of the Bolger government.
What then, is the current National government doing with respect to the slaughter in Gaza? More>>