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Opinion

Tuesday, November 13, 2012
MELBOURNE (Radio Australia / Pacific Media Watch): An outspoken Indo-Fijian commentator and former media publisher has given his support to the interim regime's efforts to change the country...
Monday, September 17, 2012
APIA (Samoa Observer / Pacific Media Watch): Prime Minister Tuilaepa and Samoa Observer's editor-in-chief Savea Sano Malifa in a war of words.
Saturday, August 25, 2012
Martyn Namorong OPINION: PORT MORESBY (PNG Mine Watch / Pacific Media Watch): Dr Ila Temu, the spokesperson for mining companies in Papua New Guinea recently raised a series of points in support the...
Monday, August 13, 2012
Magalie Tingal NOUMEA (Pacific Scoop / Radio Djiido / Pacific Media Watch): Does a recent controversy about use of the word “Kanaky” by French Overseas Minister Victorin Lurel make us...
Saturday, August 4, 2012
Graham Davis OPINION: The jailing of the former prime minister, Laisenia Qarase, for corruption is a personal tragedy for the man who once held the highest elected office in the land.
Wednesday, August 1, 2012
Graham Davis: (Pacific Scoop): The fact is that Fiji’s critics in politics and the media – along with anyone else who hoped for the Bainimarama government’s destruction – are...
Sunday, July 22, 2012
Nasya Bahfen: ANALYSIS: It's been called an historic election for Papua New Guinea, for many reasons - and one of them is the growing role of social media.
Tuesday, June 26, 2012
OPINION: PORT MORESBY (PNG Post-Courier / Pacific Media Watch): How do the foreign media see Papua New Guinea during elections? For answers, let’s talk to Andrew Thomas, Al Jazeera’s...
Monday, June 25, 2012
Jennifer Robinson OPINION: As violence escalates in West Papua, one cannot help but recall East Timor and wonder how much worse it must get before Australia, New Zealand and the international...
Monday, June 18, 2012
Alex Perrottet ANALYSIS: AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): In the aftermath to the lifting of the Public Emergency Regulations (PER) in Fiji in January, media organisations have been peering out from...
Wednesday, June 13, 2012
OPINION: PORT MORESBY (PNG Post-Courier Editorial / Pacific Media Watch): Polling begins in 10 days time on June 23 when the country’s 4.8 million voters will cast their votes, but there are...
Monday, June 11, 2012
Murray Horton OPINION: The 25th anniversary of NZ’s nuclear-free law is a worthy cause for celebration for what was, and is, a fantastic achievement.
Saturday, June 9, 2012
Graham Davis ANALYSIS: Australian-made secret plans to invade Fiji, according to a startling report that is bound to heighten suspicion and deepen the already significant rift between the two...
Wednesday, June 6, 2012
Sydney Morning Herald editorial PORT MORESBY (Sydney Morning Herald / Pacific Media Watch): The stand-off between Papua New Guinea's parliament and its judiciary reached a dangerous flashpoint...
Tuesday, May 8, 2012
Alex Perrottet OPINION (Pacific Media Watch): At times, the media is poor at covering its own issues. We would rather point the spotlight away from ourselves. But when it comes to press...