Check out Media Take, Tuesdays on Maori TV:
A media commentary show with Russell Brown and Toi Iti, who analyse the weekly news to determine a lack of balance, inaccuracies or lies plaguing the media world.
The most recent show (S02E02) was on the GCSB and the consequences of our Pacific spying. You can see the video at the above link, or catch up on a quick summary by Russell Brown at Public Address:
The GCSB and the consequences of mass surveillance
Fewer whistleblowers, more corruption, less stability.
That’s the assessment of longtime Pacific journalist Jason Brown of the impact of the revelation that the GCSB has been conducting “full take” collection of communications in Samoa, Fiji, Solomon Islands and other Pacific nations since 2009.
“It creates fear. We live in small communities,” he said on Media Take last night…