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Opinion

Monday, March 21, 2011
Rachel Stewart: OPINION: Riding Shotgun column: NEW PLYMOUTH: Ten reasons why I like independent Māori MP for Te Tai Tokerau - Hone Harawira:
Saturday, March 12, 2011
Bill McGuire OPINION: It was chilling to see the aerial footage of the debris-laden tsunami sweeping across the flat, featureless landscape of eastern Honshu. Its staggering power has done untold...
Thursday, March 10, 2011
David Robie OPINION: So PINA finally came to the party, after days of Pacific journos asking around the region’s traps why hasn’t the main media organisation taken up the cudgels of media...
Tuesday, March 8, 2011
OPINION – By the board of Transparency Vanuatu PORT VILA: "The scandalous physical attack (a crime under Vanuatu’s Penal Code) on the Daily Post publisher, Marc Neil-Jones, allegedly...
Monday, March 7, 2011
OPINION: The scandalous physical attack (a crime under Vanuatu’s Penal Code) on the Daily Post publisher, Marc Neil-Jones, allegedly instigated by the Minister of Public Works, Harry Iauko...
Thursday, March 3, 2011
OPINION: A recent warning by Samoa’s Chamber of Commerce of possible anti-Chinese riots similar to those in the Solomon Islands and Tonga is cause for concern.
Tuesday, March 1, 2011
Ali Bell argues that autumn does not exist in Auckland as a three-month long season in the South Pacific, but watch out for part two with reply and comment from some of our meterologists, coming up...
Tuesday, March 1, 2011
Keith Loveard OPINION: JAKARTA: The Indonesian government is finding out the real cost of a free press: nobody’s reputation is safe, particularly if a media owner decides to take sides...
Monday, February 28, 2011
Murray Horton OPINION: Campaign Against Foreign Control of Aotearoa organiser, activist and writer Murray Horton pens his personal impressions of life in the Christchurch suburbs after the earthquake...
Saturday, February 26, 2011
OPINION: John Minto examines the New Zealand earthquake catastrophe in the context of equitable economics failure for the weak and vulnerable.
Friday, February 25, 2011
After three days of heavy black borders to mourn the loss of some 147 dead and a further 50 missing, the New Zealand Herald and other media across the country told stories of courage, drama and...
Tuesday, February 22, 2011
Croz Walsh has picked up yet another example of media hypocrisy and bias relating to post-coup Fiji. This time an Australian Associated Press report about "honeymooners flocking to Fiji in...
Tuesday, February 22, 2011
As more and more effort has gone into reducing public expenditure and encouraging successive Papua New Guinea governments to produce balanced budgets, indebtedness has been shifted to households.
Sunday, February 20, 2011
Indonesia now is held up as a role model for Egypt to follow, after Hosni Mubarak's resignation this month. Hamish McDonald explains why. On May 21 in 1998, B.J.Habibie, who was Indonesia's...
Thursday, February 17, 2011
Every election, there's talk in the Pacific community about how great it would be to have our very own party to represent "our" interests in Parliament. I can never work up any...