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Volume 6, Issue 1

December, 1999

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'Angiki, Duran. (2000). Why was the Solomons gag ignored? Pacific Journalism Review, 6(1): 174-175.
Author(s): Duran Angiki
Publication date: 
January, 2000

It is rather bizarre that PINA, a regional media body that has consistently over the years claimed to stand for "freedom of expression" failed to even raise the issue. Isn't this a "big joke" to talk about and even celebrating "freedom awards" when a member country is fighting a losing battle against a notorious government ban?