Posts Tagged ‘remember journalism?’

Advertisements pretending to be news

Written By: - Date published: 9:45 am, January 13th, 2015 - 25 comments

No surprises to find that The Herald is sliding in to the muddy waters of “advertorials”.

Rushing in to Freed?

Written By: - Date published: 8:50 am, December 13th, 2014 - 28 comments

Herald journo John Drinnan seems all excited about Freed. That’s the dirty politics model that you’re celebrating John. You really want journalists to become pawns to paid attack politics? WTF?

Great expectations?

Written By: - Date published: 9:05 am, July 9th, 2009 - 8 comments

Clare Trevett, I know it’s very exciting going on a free trip to the islands but could we have some actual reporting? You spent half your report from Tonga talking about the king’s dogs and how funny Key and the Dictator of Tonga are. Might have been nice to hear something about the start of […]

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