Media watch – Sunday

21 October 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. A horse has died following a “regrettable” accident in the main arena at the Methven Rodeo.

    With rodeos already under pressure over the treatment of animals this won’t help assurances that the animals are treated well.