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PNG's Year of the Gun

Volume 7, Issue 1

August, 2001

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Dinnen, Richard. (2001). PNG's Year of the Gun. Pacific Journalism Review, 7(1): 73-82.
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Author(s): Richard Dinnen
Publication date: 
September, 2001

All of us who practise journalism in PNG need to be ready for challenging times ahead. It is up to Government to properly explain its policies, and that's something the current PNG Government has not done well of late. And it is up to the media to take a lead role in informing, rather than inciting, public debate.