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MIL-OSI USA: September 5, 2018

By   /  September 7, 2018  /  2018 Opinions, 24/7 OSI, america, Americas, English, Freedom of Information, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - USA, Open Source Intel, Opinions, United States, United States of America, US State Governments, US State of South Carolina, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: September 5, 2018

Source: US State of South Carolina Opinion on the appropriateness of using the exigent circumstances exception of the Freedom of Information Act to amend an agenda so as to add a referendum question on the general election ballot regarding the creation of a special tax district. Requested by John O. Williams II, Esquire, Attorney for […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Media freedom commentators condemn Nauru ‘gag’ actions

By   /  September 5, 2018  /  Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, English, Evening Report, Featured, freedom of expression, Freedom of Information, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, Nauru, Nauru detention centre, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Refugees, Reportage, Reports, RNZ Pacific  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Media freedom commentators condemn Nauru ‘gag’ actions

Television New Zealand Pacific correspondent Barbara Dreaver talks to media in Nauru yesterday following her release after being detained by police for almost four hours. Image: RNZ Pacific By RNZ Morning Report New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern arrived today for the leader’s retreat at the Pacific Islands Forum in Nauru where she is expected […]

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MIL-Evening Report: PNG Facebook ban threat casts shadow over Pacific media freedom

By   /  August 9, 2018  /  Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APJS newsfile, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia-Pacific Journalism, English, Evening Report, Facebook, freedom of expression, Freedom of Information, Freedom of Speech, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reportage, Reports, Social Media  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: PNG Facebook ban threat casts shadow over Pacific media freedom

Papua New Guinea threatened to temporarily ban Facebook earlier this year. With the APEC conference looming in November, the question remains whether this was an attack on freedom of speech. Jessica Marshall of Asia-Pacific Journalism reports in a two-part series on the Pacific internet.In March, it was revealed that the data analytics firm Cambridge Analytica […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Juffa accuses O’Neill government of ‘shutting down’ free speech in PNG

By   /  June 5, 2018  /  Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Censorship, English, Evening Report, Facebook, Featured, freedom of expression, Freedom of Information, Freedom of Speech, Human Rights, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, Parliament, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reportage, Reports, Social Media  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Juffa accuses O’Neill government of ‘shutting down’ free speech in PNG

Oro Govenor Gary Juffa … not just about Facebook, a matter of democracy. Image: PNG Parliament Pacific Media Centre Newsdesk Oro Governor Garry Juffa says the people of PNG find it “frightening” and “alarming”  that the Papua New Guinea government is making a move towards shutting down their opportunity to have access to information and […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Keith Jackson: Did dumb just get dumber and Sam Basil dig a hole?

By   /  June 3, 2018  /  Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Censorship, Cyber-censorship, English, Evening Report, Facebook, Featured, free speech, freedom of expression, Freedom of Information, Freedom of Speech, Media, MIL OSI, Multimedia, Open Source Intel, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, Parliament, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reportage, Reports, Social Media, Telecommunications  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Keith Jackson: Did dumb just get dumber and Sam Basil dig a hole?

A near confrontation on the floor of Parliament on Friday, with the Papua New Guinea Opposition walking out in protest over the referral of Madang MP Bryan Kramer, to the Parliamentary Privileges Committee following a Facebook posting. Video: EMTV News OPINION: By Keith Jackson in Noosa Samuel H Basil, the man who might ban Papua […]

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