Media watch – Monday

18 March 2019


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. Zedd

     /  March 18, 2019

    on AlJz an American muslim said (paraphrased) that ‘MrT needs to start owning his rhetoric’.. on one hand sending condolences to NZ, then saying ‘BUT..Lets not start condemning the Alt-Right’ ???

    “I hear it, I see it… BUT I dont believe it !” :/

  2. Zedd

     /  March 18, 2019

    I just watched TV3 news:

    a ‘BRAVE man’ abusing two young hijabis on a train station in Akld

    a tweet sent to PM saying ‘REVENGE is Coming’ with a ISIL flag & AK47

    a punk band member doing Nazi-salutes.. they are due to tour (or NOT)

    • Kitty Catkin

       /  March 18, 2019

      NOT, I think. Well, not if they do that.