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Paga Hill iconic human rights documentary banned from PNG festival

Published By   /  October 13, 2018  /  Analysis, APEC, Arts, David Robie, Documentary, Editor's Picks, Free speech, Human Rights, joe moses, Land rights, Lead, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Paga Hill, PMC Reportage, png, Press Release, Squatters, the opposition  /  Comments Off on Paga Hill iconic human rights documentary banned from PNG festival

Report by Dr David Robie – Café Pacific. – Activist lawyer Jose Moses as he appears in a Frontline Insight item about the Paga Hill struggle for justicein Papua New Guinea. Video: Reuters Foundation By Pacific Media Watch An internationally acclaimed investigative documentary about Paga Hill community’s fight for justice from the illegal eviction and […]

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Films about 1965 anti-communist stigma dominate Indonesian festival

Published By   /  August 11, 2018  /  1965 Indonesian purge, Anti-communist purge, APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, Culture, Film, Film festival, Filmmaking, History, Human Rights, Indonesia, Land rights, Massacres, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Military, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Release, Reports, Squatters  /  Comments Off on Films about 1965 anti-communist stigma dominate Indonesian festival

The trailer for Eka Saputri’s film Melawan Arus. Video: Komunitas Kedung By Joko Santoso in Purbalingga A short film by a student whose family were victims of the 1965 anti-communist purge in Indonesia has won best fictional film at the 2018 Purbalingga Film Festival. The film titled Against the Current (Melawan Arus) was directed by […]

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‘Cheated’ PNG landowners threaten to close five fish processing plants

Published By   /  May 18, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Development, Featured, Fisheries, Human Rights, justice, Lae, Land rights, Landowner protest, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Multimedia, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Release, Reports, Self Determination, Tuna canneries, Tuna Fisheries  /  Comments Off on ‘Cheated’ PNG landowners threaten to close five fish processing plants

Lae landowners have given the papua New Guinean government seven days to review existing agreements or they will close the disputed tuna fish canneries. Video: EMTV News By Scott Waide in Lae Landowning clans in the Papua New Guinean city of Lae are threatening to close down five fish processing plants if the government does […]

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Yogyakarta airport developers warned not to ‘steal’ people’s land

Published By   /  December 18, 2017  /  Activists, Airports, APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, Aviation, Development, Human Rights, Indonesia, Land rights, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Reports, The Jakarta Post, Yogyakarta  /  Comments Off on Yogyakarta airport developers warned not to ‘steal’ people’s land

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Yogyakarta airport developers warned not to ‘steal’ people’s land A police officer looks on as workers of state-owned airport operator PT Angkasa Pura I bulldoze a building in the vicinity of Glagah village to make room for the New Yogyakarta International Airport (NYIA) in Kulonprogro, […]

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Gideon Levy: New Zealand, one state for two nations

Published By   /  December 18, 2017  /  Analysis, APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Bastion Point, Featured, Global, Haaretz, History, Human Rights, Israel, Israeli occupation, Land rights, Maori, Maori history, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Military, Negev, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Nonviolence, Occupied Territories, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Reports  /  Comments Off on Gideon Levy: New Zealand, one state for two nations

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Gideon Levy: New Zealand, one state for two nations ANALYSIS: By Gideon Levy in Auckland Late-morning light bathed the landscape in bold colors. It’s early summer here, and the sun was already very strong, broiling. It’s also the season in which the pohutukawa trees burst […]

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