Educating for Social Change
Victoria talks to UNESCO Aotearoa Youth Leaders

Victoria talks to UNESCO Aotearoa Youth Leaders

May 24, 2021
In this Wellington Workers’ Educational Association podcast, Victoria Quade talks to three UNESCO Aotearoa Youth leaders: Shahin Najak, Sabrina Manū and Ethan Jerome-Leota who are making sure youth voices are heard at the UNESCO table.
UNESCO, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation, is a specialised agency of the United Nations which aims to lay the foundations for lasting peace and sustainable development through sharing knowledge and dialogue.
Interview with Dunedin Poet Victor Billot and some fine local music

Interview with Dunedin Poet Victor Billot and some fine local music

May 23, 2021

Dunedin writer, socialist and bass player,Victor Billot  joins us from Dunedin to talk about poetry, politics and belonging.

Music by Kane Hogan - 'More For all'

https://soundcloud.com/kanehoganmusic

Photo of Victor Billot by Susie Ripley

Megan Jones talks about making Six Angry Women

Megan Jones talks about making Six Angry Women

March 14, 2021

Victoria Quade talks to documentary filmmaker Megan Jones about making Six Angry Women, a film about a controversial moment in New Zealand's recent history.

Deals with the issue of rape. | Watching Six Angry Women you can "Revisit the events of 1984, when six female vigilantes kidnapped an Auckland University lecturer and assaulted him in a violent political action, triggering debates about gender politics that divided New Zealand and led to social change. Made with the support of NZ On Air" From https://www.tvnz.co.nz/shows/six-angry-women/episodes

Tune in to the WEA show, Educating for Social Change at 7pm Sunday 14 March on Wellington Access Radio 106.1FM or the podcast on www.wellingtonwea.org.nz

 

Interview with with the director of the film Capital in the 21st Century

Interview with with the director of the film Capital in the 21st Century

February 22, 2021
Based on Thomas Piketty's No. 1 New York Times Bestseller, Capital in the Twenty-First Century explores one of the most important and controversial subjects of our time: wealth, and who gets a share of the dividends.

If you want to see the film, don't miss our screening of it at Te Auaha cinema, 65 Dixon Street,

Thursday, 25 February 2021 from 18:00 Tickets · $10-$15 https://youtu.be/reyy9ASpMSc
Victoria interviews Jill Oakley and Simon Bowden from the upcoming Whenua Ūkaipō Connectedness exhibition

Victoria interviews Jill Oakley and Simon Bowden from the upcoming Whenua Ūkaipō Connectedness exhibition

October 21, 2020

Victoria interviews Jill Oakley and Simon Bowden from the upcoming Whenua Ūkaipō Connectedness exhibition.

A United Nations 75th anniversary art exhibition, bringing forward authentic Māori, indigenous and many cultures artistic visions to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Featuring over 80 artworks from 17 artists.

https://whenuaukaipo.nz/

Hidden Histories - Arts and Disability  (Part 6)

Hidden Histories - Arts and Disability (Part 6)

October 21, 2020

Hidden Histories – the untold stories of the Disability community in Aotearoa New Zealand.

Guests include audio descriptor and advocate Judith Jones, Arts Access Aotearoa Executive Director, Richard Benge, Vincents Art workshop with Coordinator Glen MacDonald, Sumara Frazer, the Artistic director of Wellington Integrated
Dance and Kezia Bennett a member of Wellington Inclusive Dance.

[image - image of mural from Vincents Art Workshop]

https://vincents.co.nz

No more pokies in Wellington -Tina McIvor from the Problem Gambling Foundation

No more pokies in Wellington -Tina McIvor from the Problem Gambling Foundation

September 15, 2020

Victoria and John interview Tina McIvor - Health Promotion Lead at Problem Gambling Foundation of New Zealand

Sign up to the campaign here:

https://our.actionstation.org.nz/petitions/no-more-pokies-in-wellington

Find out more here about the Problem Gaming Foundation:

https://www.pgf.nz/

Mike Gourley’s Hidden Histories returns with a discussion with the authors of ‘Here We Are, Read Us: Women, Disability And Writing’

Mike Gourley’s Hidden Histories returns with a discussion with the authors of ‘Here We Are, Read Us: Women, Disability And Writing’

August 23, 2020

You can read more here:

https://artsaccessadvocates.org.nz/Crip-the-Lit-telling-our-stories-our-way

Victoria talks with two young people about voting and Grant Brookes from Unions Wellington

Victoria talks with two young people about voting and Grant Brookes from Unions Wellington

August 10, 2020

Leading up to the elections next month, Victoria talks to Grant Brookes from Unions Wellington about their activities and to Micah and Jamie, two high school students about why the elections are important to them.

Victoria Quade talks to Sitene Peta Si’ulepa about Matariki, the Polynesian Panthers and Samoana Jazz Festival.
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