26 Jun 2021

Life’s Big Questions: Nicky Hager and NZ’s role in Five Eyes

From Saturday Morning, 11:40 am on 26 June 2021
Danyl Mclauchlan

Danyl Mclauchlan Photo: supplied

Protein scientist and writer Danyl McLauchlan joins Kim to tackle life's big questions, ideas and thinkers.

This week he's discussing the current relevance of Nicky Hager’s 1996 book Secret Power in relationship to the Five Eyes network, the GCSB, and New Zealand’s ongoing role in global surveillance.  

McLauchlan regularly contributes essays to The Spinoff and released his first collection, Tranquillity and Ruin in February of this year. He's also the author of comic noir novels Unspeakable Secrets of the Aro Valley and Mysterious Mysteries of the Aro Valley.