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The War against The Lancet: When Medicine and Politics Mix

Sun, 26 Apr 2015 11:56:18 +1200 | Binoy Kampmark

Hate, disgrace, and pitiful editorial standards. Are these the terms to be ascribed to The Lancet , which, bar a few blemishes has shown a distinguished pedigree in the world of medical research? Stroppy academics have made an argument than an open ...More >>

Response to Kiwi Jihadi's video about ANZAC Day

Sat, 25 Apr 2015 08:48:13 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police are aware of the video posted online by a New Zealander overseas which contained commentary about ANZAC Day in New Zealand and Australia. More >>

The Future of Journalism and our Democracy

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:22:01 +1200 | New Zealand Fabian Society

Journalism is a critical part of a healthy democracy. But today it is under pressure from all sides – internet is changing how we consume media, entertainment is preferred to journalism, media owners scout round for new business models and the notions of ...More >>

Korero Mai Ki Ahau: Saturday 25 & Sunday 26 April 2015

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:28:56 +1200 | Radio Waatea 603 AM

Saturday 12.00 - 12.30pm Sunday 12.00 - 12.30pm Both shows repeated 5.00pm – 6.00pm On Sunday More >>

#SaveCampbellLive Petition Video - "I Am John Campbell"

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:05:13 +1200 | ActionStation

"75,000 Kiwis have taken action to #SaveCampbellLive - watch to find out why, and then join them here >> ." More >>

104,000 #SaveCampbellLive Petition Signatures Taken To TV3

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:06:31 +1200 | Alastair Thompson

On a mission to deliver 104,000 #SaveCampbellLive petition signatures - a lively gathering of Campbell Live show supporters descended on TV3 today. John Campbell came out to meet them. TV3 is currently reviewing continuation of a show which a ...More >>

Gordon Campbell on the hair-pulling finale and Gallipoli

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 10:24:43 +1200 | Gordon Campbell

Don’t know about you, but when hi-jinks and horsing around are going on, my understanding is that everyone involved is supposed to be having a good time. Those terms don’t apply to a situation where one person with immense power is harassing someone with ...More >>

Enthusiastic Audience Embraces Auckland Graduation

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 09:41:25 +1200 | PrintNZ

Cameras flashed and whoops of support abounded as an enthusiastic crowd of friends, family, colleagues and employers alike lapped up PrintNZ’s Training Graduation Ceremony at Central Auckland’s Heritage Hotel last night [April 22]..More >>

#SaveCampbellLive Rallies Today: Auck, Wgtn, Chch, Dunners

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 09:21:37 +1200 | Alastair Thompson

A letter from Scoop Editor Alastair Thompson to the 8832 supporters of the "Save Campbell Live" petition to major Kiwi brands asking them to commit to directing advertising support towards securing the future of the best current affairs team in NZ broadcasting ...More >>

Massey communication experts comment on Ponytail-gate

Thu, 23 Apr 2015 16:21:14 +1200 | Massey University

Please find below commentary from two Massey University communication experts on the issue of the Prime Minister pulling the ponytail of waitress Amanda Bailey. More >>

Editor's Statement Re: Rachel Glucina IV With Amanda Bailey

Thu, 23 Apr 2015 12:01:20 +1200 | NZ Herald

"Given the situation, I wanted to absolutely ensure they knew this interview and photograph were for the Herald. To further ease any concerns, we took the very rare step of agreeing Rachel should run the quotes past the parties before publication.More >>

TVNZ and RNZ appointments announced

Thu, 23 Apr 2015 11:37:41 +1200 | New Zealand Government

Broadcasting Minister Amy Adams today announced the appointment of Sussan Turner as a Director of TVNZ and the elevation of Therese Walsh to Deputy Chair. More >>

Poll: Byelection Defeat Bounces off Teflon "John Key" & Govt

Thu, 23 Apr 2015 11:07:55 +1200 | Alastair Thompson

New Zealand First appears to have received a boost in nationwide polling following Winston Peters by-election victory in Northland. The latest Roy Morgan poll has NZ First up 2.5 percentage points to 8.5% support, while National dip one point to 45.5%.More >>

Fuji Xerox New Zealand appoints new Managing Director

Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:42:33 +1200 | Fuji Xerox

Fuji Xerox New Zealand is pleased to announce the appointment of Gavin Pollard to the role of Managing Director for New Zealand. More >>

Gordon Campbell on the PM's Hair-Pulling Power Trip

Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:22:14 +1200 | Gordon Campbell

There have been striking differences between (a) the account of the waitress involved in the hair-pulling incidents, and (b) the account being given by Prime Minister John Key. The version by the waitress is available here and is recommended to anyone ...More >>

Digital Growth Reflects Viva’s Dominance

Wed, 22 Apr 2015 17:22:13 +1200 | NZME.

22 April 2015 – The launch of, New Zealand’s leading voice in fashion, beauty, food, design and culture, has been a success with Viva’s online brand expansion perfectly positioned with audiences.More >>

Nationwide day of action for Save Campbell Live 24/4/15

Wed, 22 Apr 2015 17:02:36 +1200 | Save Campbell Live

There will be a nationwide day of action for Save Campbell Live this Friday the 24th of April. The details of the rallies are as follows:More >>

Newstalk ZB and New Zealand Golf join forces

Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:08:17 +1200 | Niki Schuck

New Zealand Golf is pleased to announce today an exciting new partnership with NZME Radio and its lead brand Newstalk ZB, set to benefit all those who love golf. More >>

Save Campbell Live rallies this Friday

Wed, 22 Apr 2015 13:05:31 +1200 | Coalition for Better Broadcasting

Rallies are being held across New Zealand this Friday, April 24th in support of Campbell Live. In Auckland the Save Campbell Live petitions organised by ActionStation and Scoop will be presented to TV3. Supporters are hoping that TV3 will hear their ...More >>

TV3 and Radiolive Announce Gallipoli Centenary Coverage

Wed, 22 Apr 2015 12:17:50 +1200 | Mediaworks

Mike McRoberts and Melissa Davies will lead 3News’ comprehensive coverage of the100-year anniversary of the Anzac troops landing in Gallipoli, LIVE from the Turkish peninsula commencing the 20th of April. RadioLIVE will also deliver extensive coverage with ...More >>


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