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Tuesday, August 23, 2011
OPINION: APIA (Savali/Pacific Media Watch): The lack of balanced reporting to the point of promoting regime propaganda in the Fiji media, and the subsequent silence from media freedom groups in the...
Thursday, August 18, 2011
David McKnight and Penny O’Donnell: An Australian inquiry into media bias would ignore the bigger crisis facing newspapers in the digital age.
Tuesday, August 16, 2011
Wadan Narsey: TRIBUTE: Sir Paul Reeves  (RIP) contributed enormously not just to his Māori community, but also to the wider Pakeha community in New Zealand.
Monday, August 8, 2011
John  Minto: OPINION: Yet another anniversary of the 1981 Springbok tour is upon us and media coverage has been extensive but generally shallow.
Monday, August 1, 2011
Chen Bei OPINION: Each day when I bite into my hamburger, I wish I had swiped my dual-currency MasterCard at the checkout on an earlier day.
Monday, August 1, 2011
Professor Wadan Narsey: ANALYSIS: Fiji’s system of law and justice is at a historically defining point with the Burness/Shameem case against the Fiji National Provident Fund (FNPF).
Saturday, July 30, 2011
John Minto: OPINION: Tony Blair’s fleeting visit to Auckland yesterday via private jet was a pathetic affair which exposed the venality of our corporate elites and their media hangers on.
Friday, July 22, 2011
Chen Bei: It was only 16 degrees Celsius. And it was the first zero-rain day since I arrived in Auckland a week ago. Bathed in the winter sun, I got my first chance to tour around a city besieged by...
Monday, July 18, 2011
David Robie: A toxic brand. And each day the poison spreads. Michael Wolff, author of the The Man Who Owns the News: Inside the Secret World of Rupert Murdoch, a biography, had some riveting insights...
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Kim Bowden: OPINION: Every weekday morning in Beijing, Shania Twain wakes me up. Leave Me Breathless is the song of choice, but before you get any ideas about me having programmed the country queen...
Tuesday, June 21, 2011
Sione Taufatahi: NUKU'ALOFA (Taimi Media Network/Pacific Media Watch): A letter to the editor discusses the case for Tonga retaining the Minerva Reef.
Monday, June 20, 2011
ANALYSIS: The principle of non-interference in the internal affairs of other countries is a cornerstone of international law yet that principle is being flagrantly breached by Samoa in its dealings...
Sunday, June 19, 2011
Mata’afa Keni Lesa: EDITORIAL: Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sa’ilele Malielegaoi can be accused of many things but not for the lack of courage to tackle a challenge head on.
Tuesday, June 14, 2011
Stanley Simpson: OPINION: SUVA (Pacific Media Watch): The media landscape has changed significantly since 2006 – for better or for worse depending on who you speak to, and who is making the...
Monday, June 13, 2011
Graham Davis: AUCKLAND (Pacific Scoop/Pacific Media Watch): The Ukrainian Club in the New South Wales city of Queanbeyan – adjacent to Canberra – was the unlikely setting this weekend for...