Georgina Beyer on Debate and Politics

Posted 20 January 2022
Georgina discusses her many stoushes with Brain Tamaki and why debate is so key to exposing toxic messaging, along with sharing many colourful anecdotes around her colourful journey through politics.
Dane Giraud
Contributing Writer

Georgina Beyer on Debate and Politics

Georgina Beyer clashed with Destiny Church's Brian Tamaki (currently back in the news for his anti-vaccination stance) in a number of televised debates around this time, and on this weeks episode - hosted by Free Speech Union Spokesperson Dane Giraud - Georgina discusses her many stoushes with Tamaki and why debate is so key to exposing toxic messaging, along with sharing many colorful anecdotes around her colorful journey through politics. Political history buffs get set for a truly fascinating and engaging discussion with a real Kiwi free-speech champion! www.fsu.nz/join
(Georgina Beyer is a Member of the NZ Order of Merit (MNZM). She was the world's first openly transgender Mayor (Carterton) as well as the world's first openly transgender Member of Parliament for Labour) (1999 - 2007).

Dane Giraud is a South Auckland-raised TV and comedy writer and member of New Zealand's Jewish community.