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Special Reports

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.
Monday, December 8, 2014
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, 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...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Nick Xenophon COMMENTARY: Last Tuesday would have been New Zealand journalist Gary Cunningham's 67th birthday. But, tragically, Gary was killed in cold blood 39 years ago by the Indonesian army to prevent him...
Saturday, October 25, 2014
Vincent O'Donnell: OPINION: Is the full service model – one that includes news, current affairs, sport and entertainment – of Australia broadcast television in danger of going the same way as full-...
Friday, October 24, 2014
Matthew Ricketson OPINION: Journalism courses can – and should – provide a grounding in core professional skills and methods. They do, writes Professor Matthew Ricketson in response to The Australian's...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
The evidence for Sharri Markson’s accusations, aside from an interview she conducted with News Corp company group editorial director Campbell Reid, was that lecturers at the University of Sydney had been...
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Wendy Bacon ANALYSIS: We need to recognise that the fact that major media organisations send in a collective submission does not mean they can be relied upon to actively protect their watchdog role. 
Saturday, October 4, 2014
Julia Suryakusuma, the author of Julia’s Jihad, tries to untangle the contradictions of press freedom in Indonesia with the unrelenting stranglehold on West Papua amid controversy over the continuing detention of...