Nights for Tuesday 22 November 2011
7:10 Our Own Odysseys: Mutton Every Meal - Part 2 of 2
Hawkes Bay lass Pip Hawkes reminicses on the adventures, the meals and people she met travelling through the "-stans" of Central Asia and then also Iran with an Aussie friend, travelling a massive 4000 kilometres by bike.
Pip Hawkes in China.
7:30 The Sampler
A weekly review and analysis of new CD releases.
8:07 You Choose: MMP Or What Else?
A pocket guide to the electoral referendum with RNZ political reporter Julian Robins - why are we having a referendum on how we vote for Members of Parliament?
8:15 Nine to Noon party leader interview
Green party co-leader Russel Norman.
8:40 The World At Night - Austria
Journalist and musicologist Matthias Wurz reporting from the landlocked european nation of Austria... a lacklustre petition for a referendum to reform the Austrian educational system.
8:50 You Choose: MMP Or What Else? - FFP
A pocket guide to the electoral referendum with RNZ political reporter Julian Robins - First Past the Post (FPP): this was the electoral system used in New Zealand up until the switch to MMP in 1996. First Past the Post tends to result in a single party being able to form a majority Government.
9:00 News and Weather
9:06 The Tuesday Feature: 2011 Election Referendum Forum
This forum explores the issues involved with the Electoral Referendum, which is taking place at the same time as the 2011 General Election.
10:00 News and Weather
10:17 Late Edition
11:06 Putumayo Radio Hour
A world music show that takes listeners on a weekly journey through the music of many different cultures (Putumayo)