Monday, November 9, 2015
This is the Julia Gillard interview on Al Jazeera that defends how asylum seekers have been detained in "toxic and inhumane conditions" on Manus Island and Nauru. Chris Graham of New Matilda reports.
Saturday, November 7, 2015
Rupeni Vatubuli COMMENTARY: Behind the scenes how much of a struggle is it in Fiji for the organisations and government ministries in charge of depression issues to push for a reduction in the suicide statistics?
Friday, November 6, 2015
David Robie KEYNOTE SPEECH at the University of the South Pacific 21st Anniversary Journalism Awards on 30 October 2015:
Friday, October 23, 2015
ANALYSIS: Evening Report's editor Selwyn Manning and Dr Paul Buchanan pose the questions of government now that independent journalist Jon Stephenson has won his case.
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
David Robie COMMENT: This girl is featured on the front cover of my 2014 book - Don't Spoil My Beautiful Face (Little Island Press). It was taken in 1983 at Independence Park, Vanuatu, during the Nuclear -...
Sunday, October 18, 2015
David Robie COMMENT: IT was a privilege for the Pacific Media Centre to be among the 27 global stakeholders involved in a progress feedback workshop for the European Union-funded €2.5 million violent conflict...
Monday, September 28, 2015
Brian Fitzgerald reviews the new documentary exploring the origins of Greenpeace.
The documentary film How To Change the World has just splashed out on cinema screens in nine countries. It is by far the best...
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
“I have often said that this is the moral challenge because it calls on answers which are unprecedented – never written and never heard of, so this calls for outside-the-box solutions.” -...
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
David Robie profiles the World Without War conference in Auckland at the weekend.
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
A message from the New Scoop Team
On December 19, 2014, the Scoop Team set out on a project called "Operation Chrysalis". We decided to turn Scoop's 16-year-old online news publishing business into a...
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Pacific Scoop Report – By Niklas Pedersen in Suva
Seven Pacific leaders have signed a strong document on climate change in Fiji, mapping out what they want to achieve at COP 21 in Paris later this year.
Tuesday, September 8, 2015
La Troisième Équipe—Souvenirs de l’Affaire Greenpeace, by Edwy Plenel. Paris : France. Editions Don Quichotte, 2015, 140 pp. ISBN 978-235-949-462-4
Reviewed by RÉMI PARMENTIER
Monday, August 31, 2015
Kaliopate Tavola reviews stability in the South Pacific region with the Pacific Islands Forum meeting due next week in Port Moresby.
Monday, August 10, 2015
Father Francis X. Hezel reviews a new book on climate change corruption and development in the Pacific. And the message is rather sobering.
Thursday, August 6, 2015
Tilman Ruff ANALYSIS: The survivors of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings have borne the legacy of terrible injuries and scars on top of the cataclysmic trauma of what they witnessed. They have also faced...