Editorial Head Of Fairfax Becomes Editorial Head Of RNZ

Tomtidomtidom…. Fairfax Media editorial boss Paul Thompson has been appointed the chief executive and editor-in-chief of Radio New Zealand. Thompson replaces Peter Cavanagh who has been CEO of the national broadcaster for the last decade. Cavanagh, an Australian, announced in January that he would not be seeking to extend his term. Thompson will take over […]

The first MR NEWS Counter Spin online TV broadcast.

This is the recording of the first MR NEWS Counter spin TV broadcast online. I talk about DJ John Key’s illegal political 1 hour ad and the seizing of fairfax media ltd by mining billionaire Gina Rinehart giving her a totally controlled mainstream media platform to manipulate public opinion on the mining issue.

Media denies alleged pressure over property reports

Newspaper bosses reject claims of real estate industry heavying over bad publicity on the property market and real estate reforms. Cabinet minister Clayton Cosgrove, spearheading real estate industry reforms, claimed yesterday that industry bosses met senior Fairfax and other media executives and threatened to pull millions of dollars in advertising unless more favourable reports appeared. He […]