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Friday, March 21, 2014 - 13:22
BOOK LAUNCH: Don't Spoil My Beautiful Face: Media, Mayhem and Human Rights in the Pacific By David Robie. Foreword by Kalafi Moala Publisher: Little Island Press
Friday, July 15, 2011 - 17:53
Brother Number One, a New Zealand documentary about the torture and murder of yachtsman Kerry Hamill by the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia in 1978, has been launched at international film festivals in New...
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
SYDNEY (Tasmanian Times/AWPA/Pacific Media Watch): An Australian-based West Papuan solidarity group has appealed to the Pacific Islands Forum to face up to the "deteriorating human rights...
Sunday, July 26, 2015
Moana Maniapoto AUCKLAND (Waatea News.com/Pacific Media Watch): OPINION: There’s a new treaty in town. It looked as though Waitangi was a game changer in 1840. But this deal is something...
Saturday, July 25, 2015
SUVA (Hobart Mercury/Pacific Media Watch): From getting thrown out of the newsroom of a daily newspaper at gunpoint in Fiji, reporting during the apartheid era in South Africa and leading several...
Friday, July 24, 2015
Evening Report editorial by Selwyn Manning AUCKLAND (Evening Report/Pacific Media Watch): The plaintiffs in New Zealand's Hager v Attorney-General case argue that journalists and their sources...
Sunday, July 19, 2015
AUCKLAND (Māori Television/Pacific Media Watch): A packed audience gave a standing ovation at the premiere of the documentary The Price of Peace at the New Zealand International Film Festival today...
Friday, July 17, 2015
David Robie, Del Abcede RESEARCH: This article examines the law, challenges since the constitutional ruling, and demands for repealing the law and replacing it with a so-called ‘Magna Carta...
Thursday, July 16, 2015
PORT MORESBY (The National/ Radio New Zealand International/ Pacific Media Watch): Eleven people have been killed and many others, including a teenage girl, suffered serious injuries during a fight...
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
WASHINGTON (ETAN/Pacific Media Watch): The East Timor and Indonesia Action Network (ETAN) has called for action over what it describes United States support for mass violence and genocide in...
Thursday, July 9, 2015
AUCKLAND (AUT University/Pacific Media Watch): Auckland University of Technology professor David Robie has called for increased political and legal pressure on nuclear powers for "real justice...
Thursday, July 9, 2015
Neil Sands WELLINGTON (Agence France-Presse/The Local/Pacific Media Watch): The ire still crackles in Pete Willcox's voice when he discusses the sinking of the Greenpeace flagship Rainbow...
Saturday, July 4, 2015
Glenda Shing PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Pacific Media Watch): Vanuatu Prime Minister Sato Kilman is looking at introducing a law to regulate media. The head of the government reportedly said...
Friday, July 3, 2015
AUCKLAND (Scoop Media/Pacific Media Watch): The rule of law is seriously under threat in Nauru and the Nauruan government’s recent actions need to be highlighted, the New Zealand Law Society...
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
MADANG (PNG Post-Courier/Pacific Media Watch): A peaceful protest in Madang turned nasty yesterday, leaving one boy dead, scores wounded and business houses destroyed by looters and "...