Media watch – Thursday

21 June 2018

MediaWatch

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.

A general guideline – post opinion on or excerpts from and links to blog posts or comments of interest, whether they are praise, criticism, pointing out issues or sharing useful information.

Previous Post

18 Comments

  1. High Flying Duck

     /  June 21, 2018

  2. Blazer

     /  June 21, 2018

    would have thought all those who adore Trump on this forum ,would find Jones behaviour …endearing.

    • High Flying Duck

       /  June 21, 2018

      Trump uses better words. I mean shorter words.

  3. Maggy Wassilieff

     /  June 21, 2018

    Anyone come across this story in the MSM about David Parker, Labour and the Te Arai development for rich folks?
    http://politik.co.nz/en/content/politics/1368/Labour-and-the-Queenstown-property-developer-Te-Arai-John-Darby-David-Parker-Winston-Peters-Rick-Kayne-Queenstown.htm

  4. Alan Wilkinson

     /  June 21, 2018

    A good article on the unintended consequences of welfare – low wages:
    https://i.stuff.co.nz/national/104490079/when-a-16k-payrise-only-gives-you-50-a-week-extra-in-the-hand

    • Blazer

       /  June 21, 2018

      you should read some of the ..intended consequences of neo liberalism….obscene remuneration for a few…parasites.