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PNG Mine Watch: Bougainville’s new ‘infamous’ Filipino mining company

Published By   /  February 12, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Bougainville, Bougainville Autonomous Region, Bougainville mining, copper mining, Eric Gutierrez, John Momis, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Mining, Multimedia, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, PMC Reportage, PNG Post-Courier, Press Release, Reports  /  Comments Off on PNG Mine Watch: Bougainville’s new ‘infamous’ Filipino mining company

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: PNG Mine Watch: Bougainville’s new ‘infamous’ Filipino mining company Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte exposes “illegal favours” to mining tycoon Eric Gutierrez, whose company SR Metals Inc has now won an exploration contract on Bougainville. Archlight Productions video shot during 2016 presidential election campaign. BACKGROUNDER: PNG […]

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Mata’afa Keni Lesa: Cyclone Gita’s over but remember Ofa’s vengeance

Published By   /  February 11, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Cyclone Evan, Cyclone Gita, Cyclone Ofa, Cyclones, Disasters, Environment, Featured, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Reports, Samoa, Samoa Observer, Weather  /  Comments Off on Mata’afa Keni Lesa: Cyclone Gita’s over but remember Ofa’s vengeance

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Mata’afa Keni Lesa: Cyclone Gita’s over but remember Ofa’s vengeance OPINION: By Mata’afa Keni Lesa, editor of the Samoa Observer Tropical Cyclone Gita has left just as quickly as it arrived on Friday night and yesterday morning. Within six hours, it left hundreds of people […]

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Crown breached Crimes Act over ‘depoliticising’ Treaty of Waitangi

Published By   /  February 6, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Featured, Human Rights, Indigenous, justice, Language, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Reports, Sovereignty, The Daily Blog, Treaty of Waitangi, Waitangi Day  /  Comments Off on Crown breached Crimes Act over ‘depoliticising’ Treaty of Waitangi

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Crown breached Crimes Act over ‘depoliticising’ Treaty of Waitangi Tiriti o Waitangi of 1840 … a “historical deception” that the British Crown gained sovereignty over New Zealand. Image: Steve Edwards OPINION: By Steve Edwards The New Zealand government’s ongoing failure to acknowledge that the British […]

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The Daily Blog: Jacinda’s Waitangi Day 2018 aroha creating a Māori legacy relationship

Published By   /  February 5, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Culture, Featured, Gender, Human Rights, Indigenous, Labour Party, Maori, Maori culture, Maori Party, Maori politics, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Release, Reports, Treaty, Treaty of Waitangi, Waitangi Day  /  Comments Off on The Daily Blog: Jacinda’s Waitangi Day 2018 aroha creating a Māori legacy relationship

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: The Daily Blog: Jacinda’s Waitangi Day 2018 aroha creating a Māori legacy relationship Cartoon: © Malcolm Evans/The Daily Blog OPINION: By Martyn Bradbury, editor of The Daily Blog Waitangi Day 2018 smells different doesn’t it? It tastes different too. No bitter “Māori privilege” nonsense from […]

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New bill would make Australia worst in free world for criminalising journalism

Published By   /  February 2, 2018  /  Anti-terror laws, APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Australia, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Cabinet papers, Criminalisation, Featured, freedom of expression, Human Rights, Journalism is not a crime, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, National security, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Release, Reports, Research, Security, Watchdogs  /  Comments Off on New bill would make Australia worst in free world for criminalising journalism

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: New bill would make Australia worst in free world for criminalising journalism Would the ABC’s publication of confidential cabinet documents be in breach of a proposed government bill? Image: Joel Carrett/The Conversation By Dr Johan Lidberg in Melbourne Australia is a world leader in passing […]

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Richard McLeod: Make our voices known against the euthanasia bill

Published By   /  January 31, 2018  /  ACT, APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Civil Society, Crime, David Seymour, End Of Life Choice Bill, Euthanasia, Featured, Health and Fitness, Human Rights, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Release, Reports, Voluntary euthanasia  /  Comments Off on Richard McLeod: Make our voices known against the euthanasia bill

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Richard McLeod: Make our voices known against the euthanasia bill Voluntary euthanasia … deep concerns about what ACT leader David Seymour’s Bill could, if passed into law, mean for many vulnerable New Zealanders – “our elderly, our sick, our disabled, and our mentally unwell”. Image: […]

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Duterte vs Rappler: Declaration of war against Philippine media?

Published By   /  January 28, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, Censorship, Featured, Filipino media, freedom of expression, justice, Media, Media Freedom, Media law, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Multimedia, New Releases, New Zealand, News, News Media, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Philippines, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Release, Reports, Rodrigo Duterte  /  Comments Off on Duterte vs Rappler: Declaration of war against Philippine media?

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Duterte vs Rappler: Declaration of war against Philippine media? On The Listening Post this week: Rappler battles with authorities plus climate sceptics and the media platforms they get. Video: Al Jazeera As Rappler, a popular Manila news website, battles with authorities, news media in the […]

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Coups, globalisation and Fiji’s reset structures of ‘democracy’

Published By   /  January 28, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Book Reviews, Fiji, Fiji coups, Fiji media, George Speight, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Military, Military coups, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Release, Reports, Research, Reviews, Sitiveni Rabuka, Voreqe Bainimarama  /  Comments Off on Coups, globalisation and Fiji’s reset structures of ‘democracy’

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Coups, globalisation and Fiji’s reset structures of ‘democracy’ BOOKS: David Robie, editor of Pacific Journalism Review When Commodore (now rear admiral retired and an elected prime minister) Voreqe Bainimarama staged Fiji’s fourth “coup to end all coups” on 5 December 2006, it was widely misunderstood, […]

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UN critics join global outrage over Duterte’s Rappler ‘free press’ attack

Published By   /  January 27, 2018  /  Analysis, APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, Featured, freedom of expression, Human Rights, Malou Mangahas, Maria Ressa, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Multimedia, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Media Watch, Pacific Region, PCIJ, Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism, Philippines, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Release, Rappler, Reporters Without Borders, Reports, Rodrigo Duterte  /  Comments Off on UN critics join global outrage over Duterte’s Rappler ‘free press’ attack

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: UN critics join global outrage over Duterte’s Rappler ‘free press’ attack Rappler’s CEO and executive editor Maria Ressa says that the Philippine government spends a lot of effort to turn journalism into a crime which shouldn’t be the case. Video: Rappler BACKGROUNDER: By David Robie […]

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