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Monday, September 28, 2015
Brian Fitzgerald reviews the new documentary exploring the origins of Greenpeace. The documentary film How To Change the World has just splashed out on cinema screens in nine countries. It is by far the best...
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
“I have often said that this is the moral challenge because it calls on answers which are unprecedented – never written and never heard of, so this calls for outside-the-box solutions.” -...
Tuesday, September 8, 2015
La Troisième Équipe—Souvenirs de l’Affaire Greenpeace, by Edwy Plenel. Paris : France. Editions Don Quichotte, 2015, 140 pp. ISBN 978-235-949-462-4 Reviewed by RÉMI PARMENTIER
Monday, August 31, 2015
Kaliopate Tavola reviews stability in the South Pacific region with the Pacific Islands Forum meeting due next week in Port Moresby.
Monday, August 10, 2015
Father Francis X. Hezel reviews a new book on climate change corruption and development in the Pacific. And the message is rather sobering.
Thursday, August 6, 2015
Tilman Ruff ANALYSIS: The survivors of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings have borne the legacy of terrible injuries and scars on top of the cataclysmic trauma of what they witnessed. They have also faced...
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Kumi Naidoo COMMENT: Labour abuse, terrible bullying, slavery and human trafficking are exposing serious problems in global fisheries. Similar stories -- too many to ignore -- are starting to emerge from the tuna fleet.
Friday, July 31, 2015
Brent Edwards, political editor of Radio New Zealand, reports on the gap in transparency about discussion of two decisions impacting on the future of New Zealand - the national flag and the secret Trans-Pacific...
Friday, July 24, 2015
Evening Report editorial by Selwyn Manning The plaintiffs in New Zealand's Hager v Attorney-General case argue that journalists and their sources should be able to rely on the privilege of confidentiality,...
Monday, July 20, 2015
ANALYSIS: New Zealand journalist David Robie was on board the Rainbow Warrior for more than 10 weeks of its last voyage. His book Eyes of Fire tells the story and here he reflects about the Rainbow Warrior’s...
Friday, July 10, 2015
Ed Rampell SPECIAL REPORT: New Zealand journalist and media educator David Robie returns with two books commemorating the sinking of Greenpeace’s iconic ship and the nuclear-free Pacific movement.
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Crispin Maslog ANALYSIS: We now live in a digital world in which almost everything is described with numbers. The world is the world is awash with data every time a person walks down the street with a mobile...
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Shelley Timms: BACKGROUNDER: As the Melanesian Spearhead Group faces a critical decision about West Papuan membership, against Indonesian opposition, a Edith Cowan University student journalist reports on solidarity...
Monday, May 25, 2015
Kendall Hutt: BACKGROUNDER: Media freedom is about the right of the people to be informed, not just about media freedoms of journalists and news organisations. By Kendall Hutt.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Renald Luzier, who drew Charlie Hebdo magazine’s front cover picture of prophet Muhammad following the attack by two jihadists in January, says the job without his colleagues is ‘too much to bear’,...