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Saturday, August 4, 2018
REVIEW: Dr David Robie: Two damning and contrasting books about Indonesian colonialism in the Pacific, both by activist participants in Europe and New Zealand, have recently been published. Overall, they are excellent...
Monday, June 18, 2018
INTERVIEW: Sylvia C. Frain: The Pacific Media Centre’s Dr Sylvia C. Frain talks to human rights lawyer Julian Aguon, who recently won a landmark case in the Guam Supreme Court upholding the separation of powers...
Sunday, June 17, 2018
RESEARCH: Professor B P Sanjay: The digital age and the power and challenges of the Millennials as presented by keynote speaker, pro vice-chancellor of the University of Hyderabad, at the AMIC2018 conference at Manipal...
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
CULTURE: Sylvia C. Frain: On Saturday, nuclear activist, writer and poet Kathy Jetñil-Kijner from the Marshall Islands launched her new poetry work which has a focus on nuclear weapons. Her newest...
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
CLIMATE: Sylvia Frain: Cyclone Gita interrupted the timely and relevant second Pacific Ocean Climate Change Conference held at Te Papa Tongarewa museum in Wellington last week.
Friday, December 1, 2017
INTRODUCTION: David Robie. 10th Anniversary of the Pacific Media Centre, 30 November 2017
Monday, November 20, 2017
PUBLICATION: The Pacific Media Centre at Auckland University of Technology is highlighting the threats to media freedom in the Asia-Pacific region in an event next week marking its 10th anniversary, including the...
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
BACKGROUNDER:  Jewel Topsfield reports from Jakarta. More than 500 Indonesian IS supporters are still believed to be in Syria. Hundreds more have been deported back to Indonesia, returned voluntarily or killed...
Monday, July 17, 2017
BACKGROUNDER: On the first anniversary of the failed coup in Turkey by the Reporters Sans Frontières team. The trial of 19 journalists and other employees of the republican daily newspaper Cumhuriyet will start...
Sunday, June 11, 2017
ANALYSIS: David Robie traces the history of the early years of the nuclear-free movement in a 1986 article for the New Internationalist – and shows how ordinary people declaring their home as a nuclear-free zone...
Monday, April 17, 2017
Murray Horton AGENDA-SETTING: This is about the longer view of the American Empire and the bigger picture.
Monday, April 10, 2017
RESEARCH: Over the year, according to figures gathered by UNESCO, at least 100 journalists were killed in 2016 - making it one of the bloodiest years in recent memory. As World Press Freedom Day approaches on 3 May 2017...
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
David Robie REVIEW: Media coverage of the decapitation and other atrocities against journalists has heightened global awareness of just how dangerous the profession of journalists is when covering war zones, corruption...
Saturday, December 10, 2016
ANALYSIS: On International Anti-Corruption Day today, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is highlighting the important role that journalists play in exposing scandals, sometimes at the highest government level, and the...
Sunday, November 27, 2016
By Elena Cavalione of Euronews IN A world torn apart by conflicts old and new, the issue of the media’s role seems to have growing importance. Media coverage of atrocities committed during wars is opening...