Media watch – Thursday

16 August 2018


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.

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  1. Blazer

     /  16th August 2018

    stick it on your fridge…

    ‘“We are the messengers. The media won’t do it for us. Let’s not delude ourselves that our socialist values will ever get a fair hearing in the press, dominated by multi-millionaire owners based in tax havens”

    Jeremy Corbyn..Jenny TS.

  2. Corky

     /  16th August 2018

    This time of the year is my favourite. However, as Mikey says, there is much hidden wealth that doesn’t make the rich list.

    • Blazer

       /  16th August 2018

      aint that the truth…add the wealth of all on that list and it would be just chump change to the likes of the Rothschilds and Rockefellers and others.

  3. Blazer

     /  16th August 2018

    glacial progress on the Feltex debacle…accountability…what dat!