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Censorship

Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Press freedom groups are sounding the alarm over a pair of police raids on journalists in Australia. Video: Democracy Now! By Democracy Now!
Monday, June 10, 2019
By Justin Fa’afia APIA (Newsline Samoa/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The Samoa Censorship Board has banned the screening of Rocketman – a biographical movie about the life...
Thursday, June 6, 2019
SYDNEY (RNZ News/Reporters Without Borders/The Conversation/Pacific Media Watch): An Australian police raid on public broadcaster ABC risks having a chilling effect on freedom of the press, its...
Friday, May 31, 2019
RESEARCH: David Robie: The news media is the watchdog of democracy. But in the South Pacific today the Fourth Estate role is under threat from governments seeking statutory regulation, diminished...
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
By Gorethy Kenneth PORT MORESBY (PNG Post-Courier/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Cabinet will review social media platforms in Papua New Guinea when it convenes on Thursday, says Prime...
Saturday, March 30, 2019
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has condemned the trumped-up charges that were brought this week against Maria Ressa, executive editor of the...
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): In a report titled China’s Pursuit of a New World Media Order, the Paris-based global watchdog Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has...
Saturday, January 26, 2019
By James Griffiths of CNN SUVA (CNN/Pacific Media Watch): The men passed the link between them, sharing it over email and instant messages. It was to a public Dropbox folder, containing hundreds...
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
By Mong Palatino of Global Voices SUVA (Global Voices/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Fiji’s Online Safety Act took effect this month amid concerns that it will be used to censor...
Thursday, November 22, 2018
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has condemned the discrimination practised by the Chinese delegation against local and...
Saturday, November 17, 2018
By Scott Waide PORT MORESBY (Asia Pacific Report/Sciott Waide Blog/Pacific Media Watch): Papua New Guinea’s freedoms of speech, expression and access to information were challenged yesterday...
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Asia Pacific Report/Paciffic Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders has condemned the tax evasion charges that the Philippine Department of Justice  is...
Saturday, October 13, 2018
PORT MORESBY (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): An internationally acclaimed investigative documentary about Paga Hill community’s fight for justice from the illegal eviction and...
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
By Benny Mawel JAYAPURA (Asia Pacific Report/Tabloid Jubi/Pacific Media Watch): Students from several tertiary institutions in the Papuan provincial capital of Jayapura have been holding actions...
Thursday, August 23, 2018
LONDON (PressTVUK/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): A British journalist on board last month’s Freedom Flotilla mission attempting to break the illegal Gaza blockade by Israel has...