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Thursday, January 15, 2015
PARIS (France24/Agence France-Presse/Pacific Media Watch): Notorious French comedian Dieudonné is to stand trial for being an "apologist for terrorism" after writing a Facebook...
Thursday, January 15, 2015
SUVA (Pacific Media Watch): The Fiji parliamentary Opposition has called for an end to the eight-year-long “devastating siege” of the nation’s news media and for the media decree...
Thursday, January 15, 2015
Tevita Vuibau SUVA (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): Fiji's Media Industry Development Authority will pay special attention to freedom of expression and ethics this year, a stand revealed...
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Dave Sewell OPINION: PARIS (Socialist Worker/Pacific Media Watch): Charlie Hebdo is a strange combination—a left wing magazine that’s become notorious for its racist attacks on Muslims.
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
David Robie: OPINION: Nine years ago two Paris-based filmmakers, Jerôme Lambert and Philippe Picard, who have directed many documentaries for French public television, made a controversial...
Monday, January 12, 2015
NOUMEA (Radio New Zealand International/Pacific Media Watch): About 4000 people have attended a march in New Caledonia to remember the 17 people killed in last week's attacks in Paris centred...
Monday, January 12, 2015
Nahrain Al-Mousawi: COMMENTARY: The use of mockery and caricature as a way of mocking Islamic extremism is, in fact, in some ways far more pronounced in the Middle Eastern media than it is in Europe.
Sunday, January 11, 2015
PARIS (Planet Rugby/Pacific Media Watch): Stade Français coach Gonzalo Quesada told his players to "show a state of mind that makes Paris proud" ahead of Friday's big Top 14 49...
Saturday, January 10, 2015
Simon Reich: ANALYSIS: The really important question is how we respond to terrorism. The humanity demonstrated by those who held vigils on the streets of many capitals around the world after the...
Saturday, January 10, 2015
SYDNEY (International Federation of Journalists/Pacific Media Watch): Media unions and press freedom groups from across the Asia-Pacific have joined the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ...
Friday, January 9, 2015
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): French citizens and residents living in New Zealand gave inspired messages and speeches in Auckland today at a support Charlie Hebdo rally, vowing not to give in to...
Friday, January 9, 2015
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): The director of AUT University’s Pacific Media Centre today condemned the “outrageous and cowardly” attack on the French satirical magazine Charlie...
Friday, January 9, 2015
PARIS (Reporters Sans Frontières/Pacific Media Watch): OPINION: Yesterday’s attack on Charlie Hebdo in Paris, in which 12 people died, has served as a tragic reminder of the dangers to...
Friday, January 9, 2015
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Two French citizens living in New Zealand have called for a public rally today in mourning for the killings at the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris and in...
Thursday, January 8, 2015
David Robie OPINION: The Paris-based media freedom organisation Reporters Sans Frontières has called on global media editors to publish Charlie Hebdo’s political and religious cartoons...