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Balance

Wednesday, June 13, 2018
By Aqela Susu SUVA (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): A 48-hour media blackout provision in Fiji's Electoral Act is necessary to protect voters from further campaigning, says the chief...
Friday, December 15, 2017
By Christina Ho SYDNEY (The Conversation/Pacific Media Watch): Half of all race-related opinion pieces in the Australian mainstream media are likely to contravene industry codes of conduct on...
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Ricardo Morris, a journalist and Thomson Reuters fellow from Fiji, has studied the perceptions and practice of self-censorship among journalists from his country in the years following the military...
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
JAKARTA (Jakarta Globe/Pacific Media Watch): Indonesia’s Chief Security Minister Wiranto says it is important to maintain a “balance” between rights and duties to avoid violence...
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
AUCKLAND (Radio NZ International/Pacific Media Watch): The president of Papua New Guinea's media council says there is a need for the country's media ethics codes to be revised. Alex...
Monday, June 27, 2016
Kalafi Moala NUKU'ALOFA (Pacific Media Watch): OPINION: A brother has made a terrible mistake. He has, however, taken responsibility for it and has apologised. Those of us who are offended need...
Friday, June 24, 2016
Amando Doronila CANBERRA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/Pacific Media Watch): OPINION: Let there be no mistake about this. Since his proclamation by Congress as President-elect,  Rodrigo Duterte...
Monday, June 20, 2016
AUCKLAND (GayNZ.com/Te Va/Pacific Media Watch): Mounting anger over the weekend reporting of the death of a Samoan transwoman in Apia has spilled over into New Zealand with prominent transrights...
Sunday, May 1, 2016
AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report//Pacific Media Watch): Mainstream New Zealand news media have been heavily criticised for “misrepresentations, sensationalism and exclusions” at the first...
Saturday, April 23, 2016
Nasik Swami SUVA (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): Stop being selective when choosing which media organisation you want to talk to, the Fiji Media Industry Development Authority director,...
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Felix Chaudhary NADI, Fiji (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): Women and girls' news and issues make up only 24 percent of all reports in print, radio and television media. This was the...
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Professor Wadan Narsey SUVA (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch):  OPINION: Just living in Australia for a few months and watching television, makes you see clearly, how the Fiji public is so...
Sunday, February 14, 2016
Nasik Swami SUVA (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch):  While insisting their right to be partisan, some newspapers still claim to be neutral or objective in Fiji, says University of the...
Sunday, January 24, 2016
Professor Wadan Narsey SUVA (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): OPINION: There should have been institutional protests a few weeks ago when the Bainimarama government announced that it had...
Friday, November 13, 2015
SUVA (Wansolwara / Pacific Media Watch): To produce fearless journalism, journalists must rely on the core principles of their profession to help them tell the stories that matter, journalism...