The NZ Herald ran 28 stories on Curran in a week and only ran 2 on the NZDF caught out lying about war crimes in the week they themselves broke the story!Read More →
When it comes to covering the left, the NZ msm has all the balance of Israeli media covering the occupation of Palestine
war crimes, budget lies, spending public funds on hush money & underfunded mouldy sewage hospitals are less important than Clare Curran’s coffee dates???Read More →
RNZ isn’t left wing, it’s elitist with a class snobbery and a misplaced sense of self-importance that imbues everything based in Wellington.Read More →
It’s a reminder that the Union movement will continue to be National’s go to target for their own political agenda.Read More →
If only the NZ media could focus on War Crimes the way they focus on golf games and cheating cricket
…I am so embarrassed by our media sometimes.
This is one of those times.
Sloppy as in: where a supposedly reputable mainstream media outlet presents a news story, but with a glaring error. Case in point, TVNZ’s story on 25 March, reporting that “$1.7 million of taxpater’s money had been spent last year on airfares and escorts to deport overstayers – more than in any of the last five years”;Read More →
Look, far be it for me, the only broadcaster in New Zealand to be banned for life from Radio NZ and who has been blacklisted from every political panel show in the country to lecture you all on your craft, but honestly, your coverage of Obama is possibly the most pathetic sycophancy I’ve ever had the displeasure of viewing.Read More →
Our media have a sorry history of being played like propaganda sock puppets by the NZDF. Here they are with full and undisputed evidence that the NZDF lied again and where is the wall to wall media focus demanding accountability?Read More →
“After the shooting was over, the soldiers went and were eating their lunch, really literally next to the ditch, next to the bodies. And that’s how disconnected you get,” Seymour Hersh, the investigative reporter who uncovered the story, said on Democracy Now.Read More →
Debate about this petition calling on Bob Jones to lose his knighthood was good, but it missed the 4 reasons why the petition is misplaced Twitter outrage…Read More →
I’ve seen the Greens do some spectacularly stupid things in the past, but handing over one question to the fucking National Party every Parliamentary Question Time is fuckwitedness at a level I’ve never witnessed.Read More →
We live in a country where the news will cover cyclists protesting about not wearing helmets but won’t cover NZDF lying about war crimes – consider that for a moment
I feel the only way the NZ media would bother focusing on the 21 Afghan civilians we killed and wounded would be if the SAS had instead of launching an attack on the village gone in with lots of booze, gotten everyone drunk, inappropriately harassed 15 civilians and groped 5 others.Read More →
Let me get this straight – media can ask nonsense questions about Ron Mark using military aircraft but can’t ask NZDF about war crimes?
The mainstream media should be embarrassed of themselves.Read More →
It would be great if we could get the same energy and focus on that now, cause you know, war crimes.Read More →
I’d have thought our role in a war crime that killed and wounded 21 civilians was a bigger story than not wearing bike helmets
Can we move onto that now, because as much fun as cyclists who want brain damage is as a news story, I just care a little more about war crimes we commit.Read More →
RNZ has a new content sharing deal with The Spinoff where RNZ’s content is shared by The Spinoff and The Spinoff’s content is shared by RNZ. This is the first time that RNZ has hosted content from a commercial news organisation on its website. The content on The Spinoff is funded through commercial sponsorship. While it doesn’t affect RNZ’s own content, it does indicate that a further move towards the commercialisation of RNZ.Read More →