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Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Satendra Nandan OPINION: The world had to fight a horrible war, drop atomic bombs, to win against such evil. The present tragic situation demands some serious thinking in our global perceptions of the realities in which...
Friday, January 23, 2015
Joel Simon: OPINION: As technology changes how news is gathered and delivered, should journalism continue to be sharply distinguished from activism and other kinds of free speech? An extract by Joel Simon from his new...
Monday, January 19, 2015
Vol. 21, No 1, May 2015 Call for articles, panels and commentaries: 20th Anniversary of PJR Conference Political journalism in the Asia-Pacific REGISTER TODAY
Friday, January 16, 2015
Michael Brull: COMMENT: Our defence of 'freedom of speech' appears to be qualified by whether or not we actually find the speech offensive.
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.
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 Paris killings was...
Wednesday, January 7, 2015
Kalafi Moala: ANALYSIS: 'Akilisi Pohiva’s journey from an unknown and persecuted Parliamentarian to the top of Tonga’s executive power has been long and often hazardous, yet it has been his undying...
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Kayt Davies SPECIAL REPORT: A collective of indigenous landowners have formed an association that is testing the strength of the Solomon Islands’ environmental law and taking their own national government to court...
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Sheila Coronel: ANALYSIS: Investigative journalists are the bearers of a proud tradition. Like priests, they perform the culturally sanctioned rituals of exposure and shaming.
Friday, December 5, 2014
Ian Richards: ANNIVERSARY ADDRESS: Pacific Journalism Review is a very successful journal which continues to play a vital role publishing papers from and about this part of the world.
Thursday, December 4, 2014
Mark Pearson ANALYSIS: Australia has embarked upon a shift towards a “state of secrecy”.It is also sending mixed messages to the Pacific region on free expression, transparency and good governance. And from...
Monday, December 1, 2014
RICARDO MORRIS: A keynote address at the Pacific Journalism Review 20th Anniversary Conference, AUT University, on 28 November 2014.
Thursday, November 6, 2014
This is the keynote message from Repúblika publisher Ricardo Morris at the University of the South Pacific/Wansolwara journalism awards 2014. COMMENT:  Journalism is an act of faith in the future. That...
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Commentary KYAW ZAW MOE: Both the Burmese government and the military leadership must immediately initiate a proper investigation into the killing of journalist Aung Kyaw Naing, with the inclusion of civil society, to...
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Last month’s Fiji general election was historic because it brought about the first Parliament that has gathered in Fiji in eight years. But also because it set a new record for women representation, reports Asia...