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Southern Cross: bFM's weekly look at Pacific news with AUT Pacific Media Centre's Michael Andrew and David Robie.

You can check out the Pacific Media Centre at www.pmc.aut.ac.nz

The Southern Cross: July 15, 2019

The Southern Cross: July 15, 2019 The Southern Cross: July 15, 2019, 27.11 MB
Mon 15 Jul 2019

Pacific Media Watch contributing editor Michael Andrew talks to us about massacres in Papua New Guinea villages, journalism and human rights developments in the Phillipines, the further fallout of a Tongan beauty queen's controversial speech and more. 

The Southern Cross: July 8, 2019

The Southern Cross: July 8, 2019 The Southern Cross: July 8, 2019, 24.03 MB
Mon 8 Jul 2019

This week on the Southern Cross, Pacific Media Centre director, Professor David Robie talks to Jemima and Lachlan about several controversial issues in the Pacific this week. He covers West Papuan human rights defender, Rosa Moiwend's disappointment in New Zealand's inaction in West Papua, a controversial speech at the Miss Heilala beauty pageant, and a secrecy veil over the deportation of six Chinese officials in Vanauatu. 

The Southern Cross: June 24, 2019

The Southern Cross: June 24, 2019 The Southern Cross: June 24, 2019, 21.4 MB
Mon 24 Jun 2019

Pacific Media Watch contributing editor, Michael Andrew, talks to the Wire team about the Cook Islands censor's attempted ban of Rocketman, Isreal Folau's controversial comments, successes in Vanautu media and a conference in Bangkok regarding ethics in technology. 

The Southern Cross: June 17, 2019

The Southern Cross: June 17, 2019 The Southern Cross: June 17, 2019, 26.22 MB
Mon 17 Jun 2019

This week on Southern Cross, Pacific Media Watch contributing editor, Michael Andrew, talks to Jemima and Lachlan about Samoan censorship laws, logging announcements in the Solomon Islands and Papua New Guinea and New Zealand's problematic coverage of a Kiwi stabbed in Papua New Guinea. 

The Southern Cross: June 10, 2019

The Southern Cross: June 10, 2019 The Southern Cross: June 10, 2019, 30.19 MB
Mon 10 Jun 2019

This week on the Southern Cross, Pacific Media Watch contributing editor Michael Andrew talks to Jemima about the police raids on journalists in Australia, the increased aid and funding Australia and New Zealand are pumping into the Pacific, and former Prime Minister of Papua Guinea, Peter O'Neill's resignation. 

The Southern Cross: May 27, 2019

The Southern Cross: May 27, 2019 The Southern Cross: May 27, 2019, 21.91 MB
Mon 27 May 2019

This week Southern Cross is back and Jemima speaks to Pacific Media Watch contributing editor Michael Andrew about the latest in Pacific news. They talk about Papua New Guinea, the aftermath of the Australian election on the Manus Islands and the Indonesian general elections. 

The Southern Cross: May 20, 2019

The Southern Cross: May 20, 2019 The Southern Cross: May 20, 2019, 23.82 MB
Mon 20 May 2019

This week on the Southern Cross, Jemima and Lachlan speak to Pacific Media Watch contributing editor Michael Andrew. They discuss the Australian election, the Papua New Guinea government turmoil, the New Caledonian elections, the University of the South Pacific's abuse allegations, and the UN Secretary General's visit to New Zealand. 

The Southern Cross: 13 May, 2019

The Southern Cross: 13 May, 2019 The Southern Cross: 13 May, 2019, 21.94 MB
Mon 13 May 2019

Today on the Southern Cross Jemima speaks to Pacific Media Centre director Professor David Robie. This week is a big one in the Asia-Pacific region with elections and leadership tussles in Australia, New Caledonia, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea and the Phillippines. 

The Southern Cross: May 6, 2019

The Southern Cross: May 6, 2019 The Southern Cross: May 6, 2019, 9.89 MB
Mon 6 May 2019

AUT Pacific Media Centre's Michael Andrews joins Lachlan to talk about Papua New Guinea's political crisis, New Zealand media's coverage of the Christchurch massacre, and world press freedom day.

The Southern Cross: April 29, 2019

The Southern Cross: April 29, 2019 The Southern Cross: April 29, 2019, 15.97 MB
Mon 29 Apr 2019

Southern Cross is back with a media freedom special in advance of World Press Freedom Day this Friday. Jemima speaks to Pacific Media Centre director Professor David Robie and Pacific Media Watch contributing editor Michael Andrew.