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Mt Albert By-Election debate on Public Transport

By   /  February 24, 2017  /  Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  No Comments

Mt Albert By-Election debate on Public Transport

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Fairfax threatens NZ again & Sky/Vodaphone smackdown

By   /  February 23, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  6 Comments

Watching the mega corporations who have managed to avoid any real regulation in NZ burst into tears over not being able to get their anti-competition mergers is just delightful.

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Why is AUT sponsoring right wing posturing pretending to be journalism?

By   /  February 22, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  7 Comments

Cameron Slater used to do this shit, he took cash from right wing industry to attack and denigrate health officials who demanded change, The Spinoff just makes that process look more palatable because it’s framed as a ‘debate’ with Julie Anne Genter.

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TV REVIEW: If Seven Sharp is the McDonalds of Currents Affairs, The Project is Hell Pizza- but it’s still junk food

By   /  February 20, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  36 Comments

The 41 000 homeless, the 220 000 kids in poverty, those who can’t get a job, those locked out of home ownership, the working poor, beneficiaries, the vulnerable and the abused found no champion in the Fourth Estate here. The Project won’t hold anyone to account in an election year for them.

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Journalism as it plays out on the ‘real’ human rights frontlines

By   /  February 20, 2017  /  Bloggers, Dr David Robie, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  2 Comments

The inaugural Pogau Award for courage in journalism: “Every year this award will always remind us about the human rights abuses never addressed in Indonesia since the 1965 massacre.”

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The People’s Commission into Public Broadcasting? Only if you define ‘the People’ as self interested lobby groups

By   /  February 19, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  14 Comments

If this was a serious attempt to look at what has gone wrong in NZ Broadcasting and wasn’t just some lobby group dressed up as the ‘concerns of the People’ trying to fund their own blogs you would have Dr Wayne Hope, Brian Edwards, Mihingarangi Forbes, Dr Peter Thompson, Dr David Robbie, Dr Gavin Ellis and the brilliant Dr Merja Myllylahti involved.

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Do male readers and bloggers on The Daily Blog deserve to be kidnapped, beaten, tied to a tree and threatened with castration? Really?

By   /  February 16, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  24 Comments

How is insinuating a violent sexual abuse fantasy against male bloggers and male readers of this site anything other than hate speech? Is Anne suggesting that she wants to lead a team against us to kidnap us and threaten us with castration?

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MEDIA WATCH: Who knew Rachel Smalley hates Indian Students so much?

By   /  February 16, 2017  /  Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  24 Comments

Rachel Smalley is a better journalist and commentator than this.

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Rachel Stewart hits the climate change nail on the political head once again

By   /  February 15, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  28 Comments

We are entering a phase more dangerous and more damaging to us as a species than at any other time in our short history on this planet. Our exponential population growth coupled with mass inequality, desperation and a huge carbon foot print now out of control is a bleak reality we don’t wish to contend with because we are too busy enjoying the latest gadget, app, or selfie posting.

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TV REVIEW: The AM Show – God it’s awful

By   /  February 13, 2017  /  Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  20 Comments

It’s exactly like the Paul Henry Show minus the wit, the pace and Paul Henry. It’s like the mince and cheese pie of morning news.

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BLOGWATCH: TDB welcomes our new male readers and Standard exiles

By   /  February 12, 2017  /  Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  22 Comments

A 3 year ban? Isn’t that a tad fascist? That’s something Trump would do.

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Make Paula Bennett angry and donate to The Daily Blog Summer Contributions Drive

By   /  February 11, 2017  /  Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  2 Comments

Platforms like The Daily Blog are now more crucial than ever before in the NZ media landscape, if you haven’t donated before, but read us regularly, we could do with your support.

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BLOGWATCH: The Standard can dredge up a 12 year old Willie Jackson interview, but they can’t notice a 2 hour old news story?

By   /  February 8, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  25 Comments

This is the great grumpy man of NZ Blogging, Lynn Prentice over at The Standard mauling someone who has disagreed with him about Poto Williams.

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MEDIA WATCH: And here come the deluge of negative media over Labour’s Willie Jackson implosion

By   /  February 8, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  7 Comments

The most hilarious part of all of this is that Labour Party online activists, The Standard, Poto and her Caucus chums, the Identitarians and the Labour Youth wing will all scream that by directly and publicly undermining Little that they’ve done nothing wrong – while having no comprehension whatsofuckingever of how this all plays out in front of the voting public they need to win over in September.

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BLOGWATCH: ‘The Standard’ goes into Willie Jackson hate mode

By   /  February 6, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  27 Comments

It’s like these people intend to cleanse Labour of anyone who doesn’t fit their definition of Left rather than win the 2017 General Election and they can’t see how that looks to the wider electorate.

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FACEBOOKWATCH: Poto Williams shoots own Party in foot while kicking home goal

By   /  February 5, 2017  /  Martyn Bradbury, Media Watch, Most Recent Blogs  /  23 Comments

The enemy of the working class are the National Party, the enemy of the National Party are the Labour Party and the enemy of the Labour Party is the Labour Party.

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