Sunday 4 'til 8

Sunday 27 April 2014, with Katrina Batten

4:07 The Sunday Feature: The TED Hour (NPR)

Violence and brutality are grim realities of life. Are some of us born that way, or can anyone be pushed into committing acts of cruelty? In this hour, TED speakers explore the sinister side of human nature, and whether we're all capable of violence.

Featuring Four TED Talks:

1. Philip Zimbardo: Why Do Good People Do Bad Things?
2. Jim Fallon: What Does The Mind Of A Killer Look Like?
3. Leslie Morgan Steiner: Why Don't Domestic Violence Victims Leave?
4. Steven Pinker: Is The World A Less Violent Place?

5:12 Spiritual Outlook

Our regular catch up with the world of religion, spirituality, faith and ethics – produced and presented by Justin Gregory, Lisa Thompson, Amelia Nurse and Mike Gourley alternating with series from the BBC's World Service programme, Heart and Soul.

5:40 Te Waonui a Te Manu Korihi

Maori news and interviews from throughout the motu (RNZ)

6:06 Te Ahi Kaa

Exploring issues and events from a tangata whenua perspective (RNZ)

7:06 One In Five

The issues and experience of disability (RNZ)

7:35 Voices

A weekly programme that highlights Asians, Africans, indigenous Americans and more in New Zealand, aimed at promoting a greater understanding of our ethnic minority communities (RNZ)