Media watch – Sunday

21 April 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. Has anyone been on The Standard over Easter? There was a message there on Friday saying the site would be down for maintenance for a few minutes, but I couldn’t access it yesterday and again now.

    • Gezza

       /  April 21, 2019

      Seems to be up & running ok now @ 1651 hrs.

  2. harryk

     /  April 21, 2019

    A new piece channeling the late Ben Finney

    ‘Polynesian Civilization and the Future Colonization of Space’