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Former political advisor Laura Round speaks to politicians, opinion formers and business leaders to find out about the experiences, people and places that have inspired them. What motivates them? Why did they decide to do what they do? What are the most memorable and surprising situations they have found themselves in? The answer is often unexpected. What Were You Thinking is in partnership with the Big Tent Ideas Festival, the non-partisan festival of politics, culture, technology and fresh ...
 
531pi has served our Pacific communities since 1993 with a blend of news, views, information and talk back - all combined with a music mix you'll hear nowhere else. During the day, our programmes cater to first and second generation Pacific migrants. After 6 pm, our nine community language programmes serve a different Pacific island each night.
 
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It's not just a gallery on State Circle. That was the big takeaway for me as we talk to Joann Vaughan from the Maryland Federation of Art. The Circle Gallery is but one of the ways they coordinate getting art to the masses. We discuss how they have reacted to COVID, how to best support your local artists, how they schedule shows and exhibitons, and…
 
Are adults over-parenting ther kids? Can you become too involved in their lives? What happens when a young adult has a list of questions from Mom at a job interview? Have we gone too far? Not far enough? "Chasing Childhood" explores all of that in this fascinating documentary. Today, we speak with the Directors of the film, Margaret Munzer Loeb and…
 
Give us about ten minutes a day and we will give you all the local news, local sports, local weather, and local events you can handle. SPONSORS: Many thanks to our sponsors... Solar Energy Services because solar should be in your future! The Kristi Neidhardt Team. If you are looking to buy or sell your home, give Kristi a call at 888-860-7369! And …
 
Vinyl is back in a big way! And Directors Christopher Boone and Kevin Smokler took notice. "Vinyl Nation" explores the resurgence of the record industry amidst a streaming economy and they find out how record albums have a unique power. They heal. They bring together. Come along as they look at the phenomenon from origin to re-invention as they cri…
 
The moral of this film is you don't mess with indigenous women. With an unwanted oil pipeline, clean water is at risk for current and future generations that live on sovereign land, and the Sioux women risk their lives and their positions to take a stand against the Dakota Access Pipeline. And it worked, for the most part. The saga continues to thi…
 
Give us about ten minutes a day and we will give you all the local news, local sports, local weather, and local events you can handle. SPONSORS: Many thanks to our sponsors... Solar Energy Services because solar should be in your future! The Kristi Neidhardt Team. If you are looking to buy or sell your home, give Kristi a call at 888-860-7369! And …
 
OK, this is bizarre. Take $10,000 in cash nailed to a post, a set of steak knives. Put a bunch of non-motorized boats in some of the most treacherous water in North America, and see how they do for 750 miles. That is the plotline of "The Race to Alaska." It is a real-life race with some true adventurers competing for the steak knives for the most p…
 
“What kind of a police state we live in, that the FBI is in every organization, that everyones phone is tapped, that any organization is infiltrated by its very nature, and its virtually impossible to carry out good work without informants… with informants who are coming there purposely to intervene in the internal affairs of your organization, to …
 
Preparations are well underway for the popular Pasifika Festival with hundreds of performers, artists and artisans taking part. The vibrant festival is taking place at Mt Smart Stadium this weekend on Saturday, 10 April (10am-8pm) and Sunday, 11 April, (10am-4pm). Thousands are expected to attend the two-day festival that celebrates the Pacific cul…
 
With 41,600 Kiwis experiencing homelessness, not-for-profit organisation, Orange Sky New Zealand reveals its services and support for the community has doubled in the last 12 months. The charity, that provides free access to laundry and shower services by way of their two distinctive orange vans, supported 1,800 people last financial year, providin…
 
Give us about ten minutes a day and we will give you all the local news, local sports, local weather, and local events you can handle. SPONSORS: Many thanks to our sponsors... Solar Energy Services because solar should be in your future! The Kristi Neidhardt Team. If you are looking to buy or sell your home, give Kristi a call at 888-860-7369! And …
 
Now for our weekly wrap up of global politics with Dr Stephen Hoadley Associate Professor of Politics and International Relations at the University of Auckland’s Faculty of Arts. The US is starting ceasefire talks with the Taliban. US officials are also talking to the Iranians in Vienna. The Philippine and Chinese governments are clashing again. Th…
 
Give us about ten minutes a day and we will give you all the local news, local sports, local weather, and local events you can handle. SPONSORS: Many thanks to our sponsors... Solar Energy Services because solar should be in your future! The Kristi Neidhardt Team. If you are looking to buy or sell your home, give Kristi a call at 888-860-7369! And …
 
World Autism Awareness Month is observed every year in April to raise awareness about autism and how it affects not only those who live with it but people around them as well. Brian and Betty Pulefolau are the founders of Pasifika Autism Support Group (PASG). Brian is of Niuean descent from the village of Mutalau. Betty is of Samoan descent from th…
 
King of the Streets is a N.Z. video game which started off as a bit of fun during downtime at work with some work mates and it grew from there. It's a 2D fighting game inspired by Mortal Kombat. Bryan Field is a 3D Artist, App/Game Designer, animator & production manager at Kiwa Digital He is the man behind King of the Streets & joins us now on Pac…
 
After a year of being dark, The Colonial Players are back on April 9th with the opening performance of Maytag Virgin! We got a sneak peek in the newly modified theater as we spoke with Steve Tobin, the President of the Board of Directors for the all-volunteer company! We talked about the changes to the building, about the changes to the theater, ab…
 
Before Christmas I had never heard of Annapolis based Tobias And Company; and then I got an incredibly cool gift that just screamed Annapolis--a Knockers of Annapolis necktie. Today we speak to Patti DiMicelli who is the creative genius behind Tobias and Company about her products, her vision, and what really drives her in life--and fair warning, i…
 
After a year of COVID, we can all use a good laugh and as Producer, Director and Screenwriter Casimir Nozkowski says, he tried to make a funny with a heart! And he did! "The Outside Story" is about an introverted video editor that rarely ventures from his home; but when he locks himself out of his apartment--well he needs to explore. Brian Tyree He…
 
At 18 months old, Evan Bertrand of Annapolis was diagnosed with autism. Now, this diagnosis will not stand in his way as he takes to the stage at Maryland Hall to perform with his piano in front of sold out crowd. This short film in the "Maryland's Got Talent" shorts program highlights the preparation for and the execution of that concert in 2017. …
 
Minister for Pacific Peoples & Associate Minister for Health, Hon Aupito Toesulusulu Tofae Su’a William Sio, joins us every Fortnight, for updates on issues important to our Pasifika community. Unveiling of Te Reo Hotunui o te Moana nui a Kiwa, the new Pacific Islands Memorial. Toloa Stem Awards. NZ Tonga Business Council 10th Anniversary dinner. P…
 
A family struck twice by bowel cancer is urging the public to take part in the National Bowel Screening Programme to avoid experiencing the trauma they went through. Waikato is the latest region to roll out the free testing programme for those aged between 60 and 74 which aims to detect and treat bowel cancers at an early stage. If found early, bow…
 
As Christians around the world celebrate Easter weekend, the message of love, sacrifice & atonement still resonates. Today we’re joined by Ps Don Lafaele, from the Elim Chrisitan Centre in Manurewa, Auckland, on Pacific Days for a word of encouragement on the message of Easter. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
 
Give us about ten minutes a day and we will give you all the local news, local sports, local weather, and local events you can handle. SPONSORS: Many thanks to our sponsors... Solar Energy Services because solar should be in your future! The Kristi Neidhardt Team. If you are looking to buy or sell your home, give Kristi a call at 888-860-7369! And …
 
Nestled between the sparkling Pacific Ocean and the lush green mountain backdrop of Upolu's south coast, Aga Reef Resort is a small and intimate resort, offering an ideal environment for total relaxation... So much so, the judges of the Boutique Hotel Awards named Aga Reef Resort the top relaxation retreat in Australasia for three years in a row! N…
 
Silika Isaia was born in Samoa, raised in Christchurch for the first half of her life and now resides in Otara. She is a 19 year old singer-songwriter who is currently studying for a Bachelor of Music at the University of Auckland with the hopes that this will be a stepping stone towards conquering some of the worlds biggest stages. Her love for si…
 
The Nadroumai Women’s Club in Western Viti Levu convened on the coral coast, last week, to celebrate a successful agroforestry project that will provide benefits for future generations. The project, “Enhancing value-added products and environmental benefits from agroforestry systems in the Pacific” wrapped up with a list of forward-looking achievem…
 
Polymentia movement is a Facebook page raising Dementia Awareness & helping to break the stigma that’s attached to DEMENTIA in our Pasifika community. Polymentia movement is a space to share your story, spread awareness & support loved ones affected by Dementia. We’re joined now by Jesykah Vaha & Bee Makani Pasifika Dementia Advocates, for more. Se…
 
Madison Tang of Code Pink's "China is not the Enemy Campaign" speaks with Eric Mann about the challenge of changing the US' racist, imperialist, disinformation, and propaganda tactics regarding China's position on the global economic stage, relative to that of the the US', and its people. Barbara Lott Holland, of The Bus Riders Union joins Eric in …
 
Give us about ten minutes a day and we will give you all the local news, local sports, local weather, and local events you can handle. SPONSORS: Many thanks to our sponsors... Solar Energy Services because solar should be in your future! The Kristi Neidhardt Team. If you are looking to buy or sell your home, give Kristi a call at 888-860-7369! And …
 
Now for our weekly wrap up of global politics with Dr Stephen Hoadley Associate Professor of Politics and International Relations at the University of Auckland’s Faculty of Arts. The Suez Canal blockage. Update on sanctions imposed on China for human rights abuses. Europe in political disarray over vaccine distribution. Pasifika News See omnystudio…
 
Yesterday at AUT South Campus in Manukau, an announcement by the Associate Minister of Health, Ayesha Verrall, was made regarding a new initiative to support the success Maori & Pasifika students & increase the number of Maori & Pasifika midwives. Te Ara ō Hine for Māori and Tapu Ora for Pasifika will be developed by Māori and Pacific midwifery edu…
 
Give us about ten minutes a day and we will give you all the local news, local sports, local weather, and local events you can handle. SPONSORS: Many thanks to our sponsors... Solar Energy Services because solar should be in your future! The Kristi Neidhardt Team. If you are looking to buy or sell your home, give Kristi a call at 888-860-7369! And …
 
Wellington Rugby League have partnered with Healthy Families Hutt Valley to change lives through the game of rugby league, with their new smokefree sport initiative kicking off this April. The initiative powered by Wellington Rugby League aims to drive home the message that by creating supportive physical and social environments which are smokefree…
 
It has been 50 years since the Polynesian Panthers were formed, and now a call for a formal government apology for the Dawn Raids has come. “This apology is long overdue. The Dawn Raids are a shameful stain on New Zealand history, defined by racial tension and unrest as police and immigration authorities victimised Pacific Islanders they suspected …
 
Give us about ten minutes a day and we will give you all the local news, local sports, local weather, and local events you can handle. SPONSORS: Many thanks to our sponsors... Solar Energy Services because solar should be in your future! The Kristi Neidhardt Team. If you are looking to buy or sell your home, give Kristi a call at 888-860-7369! And …
 
Māngere College is currently calling for past students and staff to come and join the 50 year celebration Māngere College is turning 50 this year. And we want all past students, whanau and staff to join us in celebrating this special milestone. Māngere College Principal Tom Webb says that the 50th Jubilee is an exciting time of celebration which wi…
 
The Bible Society New Zealand is one of 150 Bible Societies globally sharing the mission of accessibility & engagement with the Bible. The Bible Society NZ was Established in 1846, & is the fourth oldest organisation in the country. This year the Bible Society N.Z. celebrates it’s 175th anniversary. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy informati…
 
When you think a mousetrap could be better, you build a better mousetrap. And that is exactly what Jennifer Balducci and Christina Thomas of One . Physical Therapy . Fitness . Wellness did back in 2013. The two business owners worked together and decided to build a client centered wellness practice that encompasses traditional physical therapy alon…
 
Give us about ten minutes a day and we will give you all the local news, local sports, local weather, and local events you can handle. SPONSORS: Many thanks to our sponsors... Solar Energy Services because solar should be in your future! And to the Kristi Neidhardt Team. If you are looking to buy or sell your home, give Kristi a call at 888-860-736…
 
The Pacific Church Renovation project, which began in December 2020 to renovate four Pacific Churches in Hamilton - The Hamilton Samoan Methodist Church, the Congregational Christian Church of Samoa, the Westside Presbyterian Church, and the Wesleyan Church of Tonga, celebrated last week the completion of renovations at the Samoan Methodist Church.…
 
An Asia Pacific Report article from earlier this month, looked at an ongoing issue over the last few months involving the Pacific Media Centre at the Auckland University of Technology. The article reported that AUT has denied claims that the Pacific Media Centre was being dumped or sidelined. The centre’s recently retired director Professor David R…
 
The Pasefika Friday Market Opened Friday 26th March (9am – 4pm). The market is part of the Project Recovery, a Pacific community led initiative coordinated by ASA Foundation, a South Auckland charity, to contribute towards addressing some of the social and economic needs for Pacific communities in South Auckland; to help recover, rebuild and regene…
 
It's back! And with a vengeance! The 9th Annual Annapolis Film Festival will return virtually this year for ten days from April 8th through the 18th! And like we do each year, we sit down with the movers and shakers that make all the magic happen. Today, we are speaking with Patti White and Lee Anderson who founded the festival 9 year ago. After ha…
 
Give us about ten minutes a day and we will give you all the local news, local sports, local weather, and local events you can handle. SPONSORS: Many thanks to our sponsors... Solar Energy Services because solar should be in your future! And to the Kristi Neidhardt Team. If you are looking to buy or sell your home, give Kristi a call at 888-860-736…
 
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