Join Aaron Ironside as he tackles the issues of the day and brings you, the viewer, to a deeper understanding of both sides of significant social debates. Active Intelligence is a place where you can find balance not bias. No one will tell you what to think or dismiss you if you have concerns about social trends. This show has been created to engage people from all points of view to make up their own mind.

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EP38: Is Smokefree 2025 a Pipe Dream?

EP38: Is Smokefree 2025 a Pipe Dream?

Feb 24, 2022

Nearly 85% 66 of New Zealanders are smoke-free – that means most of us are choosing not to smoke. The New Zealand Government has set…

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EP37 MIQ Madness

EP37 MIQ Madness

For the past two years, Kiwis living abroad and those returning from trips overseas have…

Ep36 – Christchurch Children in Crisis

Ep36 – Christchurch Children in Crisis

In the past decade, Christchurch families have dealt with earthquakes, terror attacks, and a global…

EP35 – Is this the end of Roe v Wade?

EP35 – Is this the end of Roe v Wade?

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Ep34 – Does Faith belong in Politics

Ep34 – Does Faith belong in Politics

The National Party has appointed Christopher Luxon as their new leader. Whilst most know him…

Ep33 – Is happiness overrated?

Ep33 – Is happiness overrated?

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Ep32 – Should you lose your job over Social Media posts?

Ep32 – Should you lose your job over Social Media posts?

Dr Jereth Kok was suspended due to 30 comments on social media cited by the…

Ep31 – Are Covid Vaccinations dividing the Team of 5 Million?

Ep31 – Are Covid Vaccinations dividing the Team of 5 Million?

90% of New Zealanders have received at least one Covid-19 Vaccination, yet the Vaccine and…

Ep30 – Climbing onto the Property Ladder

Ep30 – Climbing onto the Property Ladder

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Ep29 – Is there any hope for the Pro Life movement?

Ep29 – Is there any hope for the Pro Life movement?

Texas recently adopted a new Heartbeat Abortion Law making it unlawful to abort a baby…

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