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The Pacific 'non solution'

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Maclellan, N. (2002). The Pacific 'non solution'. Pacific Journalism Review, 8(1): 145-154.
Author(s): Nic Maclellan
Publication date: 
June, 2002

A worrying feature of the Tampa crisis was that talkback radio and sections of the press often uncritically accepted statements from senior political leaders, without checking their truth. The most obvious example was the "children overboard" crisis.