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Martyn 'Bomber' Bradbury & Damien Grant join forces for the best weekly political podcast in New Zealand. 

 

The Working Group - NZ's Best Weekly Political Podcast The Working Group

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Martyn 'Bomber' Bradbury & Damien Grant join forces for the best weekly political podcast in New Zealand. 

 

    The Working Group with Matthew Hooton, Dr Oliver Hartwich and Damien Grant

    The Working Group with Matthew Hooton, Dr Oliver Hartwich and Damien Grant

    As you are all aware by now, The Working Group is New Zealand’s bestest and greatestest Weekly Political Podcast THAT IS NOT FUNDED by NZ on Air.

    Despite getting NO MONEY from NZ on Air, our little weekly political podcast keeps hitting number 1!

    This week Right Wing Svengali Matthew Hooton, NZ Initiative Pope Oliver Hartwichand Stuff Columnist Damien Grant to debate the big political issues of the week.

    Issue 1 – A manufactured recessionIssue 2 – Tough on crime rhetoricIssue 3 – 3 Waters entrenchmentIssue 4 – National to leave top tax rate

    The podcast broadcasts live 7pm Tuesdays from our purpose built studio bunker ADJACENT to Mediaworks studios on Facebook, YouTube & The Daily Blog and posted up afterwards on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Rova & YouTube 
    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 57 min
    The Working Group with Simon Wilson, Gerry Brownlee and Damien Grant

    The Working Group with Simon Wilson, Gerry Brownlee and Damien Grant

    As you are all aware by now, The Working Group is New Zealand’s bestest and greatestest Weekly Political Podcast THAT IS NOT FUNDED by NZ on Air.

    Despite getting NO MONEY from NZ on Air, our little weekly political podcast keeps hitting number 1!

    This week NZ Herald journalist Simon Wilson, National Party MP Gerry Brownlee and Stuff Columnist Damien Grant to debate the big political issues of the week.

    Issue 1 – Military Boot camps and 10 year olds in ankle bracelets – why is National trying to out-ACT ACT?

    Issue 2 – Religious Hate Speech – how is a blasphemy law appropriate in the 21st century?

    Issue 3 – Lowering the voting age to 16 is a ray of light in an otherwise dark year

    and Issue 4 – Winston rules out Labour, will ACT rule out NZ First?

    The podcast broadcasts 8.30pm Tuesdays from our purpose built studio bunker ADJACENT to Mediaworks studios on Facebook, YouTube & The Daily Blog and posted up afterwards on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Rova & YouTube 
    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 53 min
    The Working Group with Dr Bryce Edwards, Gareth Hughes and Damien Grant

    The Working Group with Dr Bryce Edwards, Gareth Hughes and Damien Grant

    As you are all aware by now, The Working Group is New Zealand’s bestest and greatestest Weekly Political Podcast THAT IS NOT FUNDED by NZ on Air.

    Despite getting NO MONEY from NZ on Air, our little weekly political podcast keeps hitting number 1!

    This week Political Scientist Dr Bryce Edwards, former Green Party MP Gareth Hughes and Stuff Columnist Damien Grant to debate the big political issues of the week.

     

    Issue 1 – The politics of ramraids

     Issue 2 – Will economic recession hit in election year?

    Issue 3 – The China thaw & COP27 freeze and Issue 4 tonight – US Midterm Election ramifications. 

    The podcast broadcasts 8.30pm Tuesdays from our purpose built studio bunker ADJACENT to Mediaworks studios on Facebook, YouTube & The Daily Blog and posted up afterwards on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Rova & YouTube 

     
    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 57 min
    The Working Group with Chris Penk, Maria Slade and Damien Grant

    The Working Group with Chris Penk, Maria Slade and Damien Grant

    As you are all aware by now, The Working Group is New Zealand’s bestest and greatestest Weekly Political Podcast THAT IS NOT FUNDED by NZ on Air.

    We needed a specially built bunker podcast studio to contain the talent, insight and ego of the greatest political panel in NZ broadcasting history!

    This week National Party MP Chris Penk, NBR Senior Journalist Maria Slade and Stuff Columnist Damien Grant to debate the big political issues of the week.

    Issue 1 – Latest TV3 and Talbot Poll results show a neck and neck election

    Issue 2 – Labour Party Conference – screaming success or pitiful echo chamber of failure?

    Issue 3 – National Party Tax cuts & Bank profits – how much money do these rich pricks want?

    and Issue 4 tonight – Are US midterm elections the death of American Democracy and the foundations for the Orange Fascism of Trump? Short answer – yes.

    The podcast broadcasts 8.30pm Tuesdays from our purpose built studio bunker ADJACENT to Mediaworks studios on Facebook, YouTube & The Daily Blog and posted up afterwards on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Rova & YouTube 

     
    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 1 hr
    The Working Group with Matt McCarten, Jordan Williams and Brooke Van Velden

    The Working Group with Matt McCarten, Jordan Williams and Brooke Van Velden

    New Zealand’s greatest and bestest weekly Political Podcast that is NOT funded by NZ on Air!

    We needed a specially built bunker podcast studio to contain the talent, insight and ego of the greatest political panel in NZ broadcasting history!

    This week The Deputy Leader of ACT, Brooke Van Velden joins the Svengali of the Left, Matt McCarten with the Pope of the Taxpayers Union, Jordan Williams to debate the big political issues of the week.

    Issue 1 – Latest Horizon Poll predicts a weird 2023 election

    Issue 2 – Will Justice Minister Kiri Allan’s new hate speech laws be the political kiss of death for Labour?

    Issue 3 – Should the State’s Jackboot be on the throat of Banks and Booze Barons?

    Issue 4 – Now richlister social media influencers have returned, what should we do with Iran + American midterms & Putin

    The podcast broadcasts 8.30pm Tuesdays from our purpose built studio bunker ADJACENT to Mediaworks studios on Facebook, YouTube & The Daily Blog and posted up afterwards on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Rova & YouTube 

     
    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 1 hr 1 min
    The Working Group with David Seymour, Matthew Hooton and Damien Grant

    The Working Group with David Seymour, Matthew Hooton and Damien Grant

    New Zealand’s greatest and bestest weekly Political Podcast that is NOT funded by NZ on Air!

    This week The Leader of ACT, David Seymour joins the Svengali of the Right, Matthew Hooton with the libertarian liquidator, Damien Grant to debate the big political issues of the week.

    Issue 1 – 7.2% inflation WHERE ARE YOUR FREE MARKET GODS NOW?

    Issue 2 – Sharma Drama by-election Nirvana

    Issue 3 – What happens if Winston crosses the 5% threshold?

    and Issue 4 – Xi goes old school mafia on Hu

    Join us at 8.30pm from our ridiculously huge new bunker podcast studio as we fearlessly debate politics in a way NZ on Air, the BSA and the ASA will never tolerate!

    The podcast broadcasts 8.30pm Tuesdays from our purpose built studio bunker ADJACENT to Mediaworks studios on Facebook, YouTube & The Daily Blog and posted up afterwards on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Rova & YouTube 

     
    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 52 min

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