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When the press come under attack, many reporters find themsevles in a dilemma, notes foreign correspondent Serge Schmemann, a member of The New York Times' editorial board. Writing the preface to the annual New York-based Committee to Protect...
Sitiveni Moce, a 37-year-old Sun photojournalist, was beaten by rebels in the Fiji Parliament during the Speight coup crisis in full view of other media. Siti says he glad that none of his media colleagues tried to take pictures of him being...
Laws which most concern journalists, such as libel, have been framed entirely within a western context. This hinders and often disbars orindary people from seeking redress against the media in western-style courts. A personal look at ways orindary...
As Pacific journalists seek codes of ethics of their own, the new draft Australian code of ethics fails to give journalists and the public confidence. An open and comprehensive process of consulation is needed. The code needs to better protect the...
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