Media watch – Friday

3 November 2017


Media Watch is a focus on New Zealand media, blogs and social media. You can post any items of interested related to media.

A primary aim here is to hold media to account in the political arena. A credible and questioning media is an essential part of a healthy democracy.

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  1. sorethumb

     /  November 3, 2017

    Media campaign to take Australian infiltrators from Manus Island
    Golrriz Graharam says: “the sector says we have flunked” Interpretation a supranational wags it’s finger at it’s subordinate.
    The “world is watching” : twitteratti are watching.
    San Neil says. The Mad Butcher doesn’t say anything though.

    • Gezza

       /  November 3, 2017

      Who’s San Neil? If he’s Japanese I think it’s supposed to be Neil San?

  2. sorethumb

     /  November 3, 2017

    On the Panel (from the left)
    David Cormack “you don’t do what the people want. You do what’s right”
    Michelle D’Acorte: “I don’t even believe in the state.
    Stephanie Rodgers of the Standard.
    On the right, anyone who supports Michael Barnett.

  3. MaureenW

     /  November 3, 2017

    Donna Brazile of DNC and CNN fame (providing Clinton with the questions prior to the debates), has written a book. I don’t believe Clinton covered this topic in her book What Happened, but there is an interesting turn taking place in light of the current US political landscape. All that cheating and corruption from Clinton and she still couldn’t win.