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Media paid $93,000 to publish ‘news’ about government’s $76m ‘glorified Zoom call’

The New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union is condemning the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s decision to…

TV1 reporter walks away as Liz Gunn asks why they won’t look into claims kids were injured by the vaccine

UPDATED - When covid shots for kids were administered on Monday 17 January there were claims…

Speak up now or we will lose our access to truth

I'm calling upon the leaders of Civil Society in NZ to speak out now and loudly…

‘We have failed you’ – Denmark’s daily newspaper apologises to readers over covid coverage

Denmark's leading daily newspaper Ekstra Bladet (Extra Magazine) has published an apology to its readers for…

Citizen News closes for staff safety

The Hong Kong independent news outlet Citizen News has said it will cease operations from Tuesday…

TV1 targets magazine publisher questioning covid narrative

How long will it be until reporters working for state broadcaster One News (TV1) tell its…

Changes made at flava, The Hits, ZM…

Publisher and broadcaster NZME has announced the following changes to its 2022 line-ups across flava, The…

Ardern and your representative played hooky to avoid protesters in Wellington

By Michael Coles Reporting on the thousands of people protesting government lockdowns and covid mandates during…

Newstalk’s Kerre McIvor loses it with a caller living in fear of covid

Popular morning talk show host Kerre McIvor lost her rag with a caller on Tuesday 14…

Do the unvaccinated have ‘scrambled brains’ as one publisher suggests?

There are two mainstream national newspapers in New Zealand, the NZ Herald and Stuff. Both have…

LawFuel ordered to hand over communication with sources

Between April and August 2020, New Zealand publisher LawFuel ran a series of articles detailing allegations…

Ian Wishart pens an open letter to fellow journalists

This is why vast numbers of people think the government and health officials are idiots and…

Jacinda Ardern awarded Plank of the Week on UK TV show

Panelists on a Talkradio TV show in the UK have awarded prime minister Jacinda Ardern Plank…

Positive support for Liz Gunn as she speaks out against PM Ardern’s covid regime

The response to Liz Gunn‘s call to action, published on The Buzz YouTube channel, has been…

Before covid-19 hit the UK – there was a test run by the BBC

In 2017 the BBC invited the residents of Haslemere in the UK to download an app…

Freedom of choice poster causes a stir in Waitoki

A street sign in Waitoki near Kaukapakapa north of Auckland is supporting freedom of choice, and…

Double-vaxxed Emmy-winning hair designer killed by covid-19

By K J Yossman, Variety Marc Pilcher, the Emmy Award-winning hair and makeup designer for Bridgerton…

Lone voice challenging gov’t narrative taken off air – PR expert heads news at MediaWorks

Report and opinion: In a sea of mainstream media harmony supporting all the Labour government and…

The bribing of New Zealand’s media

By Amy Brooke, The Spectator: “Trustworthy, insightful, important” – one thing we can say for our…

Radio NZ wants to distance itself from being a public broadcaster

By Tom Frewen: Radio New Zealand wants just two changes to its Charter — insertion of…

Free speech switched off in New Zealand

Removing a billboard poster because of who paid for it, rather than what it says, is…

Video of the week – Brainwashed

Half the country fell asleep, but they scream "woke" We're distracted by vaccines and TV shows…

Sky News Australia removes videos that go against the government’s covid propaganda

After having its YouTube channel blocked for a week and facing a government investigation, Sky News…

Twitter hooks up with news agencies to ‘elevate credible information’

Twitter has partnered with Associated Press (AP) and Reuters to ‘help’ Twitter users access what it…

UK official Secrets Act: home secretary’s reforms will make journalists criminals

By Karin Wahl-Jorgensen, Cardiff University The UK government has proposed new legislation to counter state threats,…

When it comes to news and information… who’s your daddy?

Press release: “The Government is extending its tentacles into nearly every area of media with an…

Anyone wanting to make a movie about a New Zealand disaster should look at Pike River

By Charles Coles: The person who came up with the idea of making a Hollywood movie…

Social media influencers put on notice by finance regulator

The Financial Markets Authority (FMA) has released a guide to talking about money online following concerns…