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Friday, October 17, 2014
Dr Steven Ratuva ANALYSIS: One of the most reassuring sights in recent years was the group photo of parliamentarians in front of Fiji’s new Parliament building, standing shoulder to shoulder, with smiles...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
The evidence for Sharri Markson’s accusations, aside from an interview she conducted with News Corp company group editorial director Campbell Reid, was that lecturers at the University of Sydney had been...
Saturday, October 11, 2014
Jonathan Green: OPINION: The reckless and inflammatory reporting on terrorism and national security in Australia makes me wonder whether we'd be better off without a media apparatus that can sink so low.
Friday, October 10, 2014
Vol. 21, No 1, May 2015 Call for articles, panels and commentaries: 20th Anniversary of PJR Conference Political journalism in the Asia-Pacific REGISTER TODAY
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Wendy Bacon ANALYSIS: We need to recognise that the fact that major media organisations send in a collective submission does not mean they can be relied upon to actively protect their watchdog role. 
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
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Tuesday, October 7, 2014
The number of people in the Asia-Pacific region suffering from diabetes is increasing every day, with now more than 138 million people estimated as having the disease. Marcus Bank of the Asia-Pacific Journalism...
Monday, October 6, 2014
The Cook Islands still has no confirmed government more than two months after a general election. Allegations of fraud and bribery have sparked a poisonous political environment, as Asia-Pacific Journalism journalist...
Monday, October 6, 2014
The Kiribati government has pushed a new bill to reinstate capital punishment – a move said to be in response to public outrage over several violent murders this year. However, as Asia-Pacific Journalism's...
Monday, October 6, 2014
The poverty line of US$1.25 per day is far less than is needed to maintain 'minimum welfare' in the Asia-Pacfic region, where two-thirds of the world's poorest people reside. Asia-Pacific Journalism...
Monday, October 6, 2014
Panguna community members are warning the Bougainville government that efforts must be made to heal the deep trauma caused by the decade-long civil war before arrangements to reopen the mine take place. Asia-Pacific...
Saturday, October 4, 2014
Julia Suryakusuma, the author of Julia’s Jihad, tries to untangle the contradictions of press freedom in Indonesia with the unrelenting stranglehold on West Papua amid controversy over the continuing detention of...
Saturday, September 27, 2014
While last week’s Fiji general election has been heralded as an overall success by observers, the real test is likely to come with the 2018 election. Asia-Pacific Journalism's Thomas Carnegie looks at the...
Sunday, September 21, 2014
David Robie OPINION: IN THE END, it was no real surprise. For 2006 coup leader Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama, who retired recently as the military strongman with the rank of rear admiral, it was a foregone conclusion that...
Saturday, September 20, 2014
Wendy Bacon OPINION: "The Australian's attack on progressive journalists is all about the 'politics of truth', although its editors persistently prefer not to acknowledge that."