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Analysis: Dotcom Appeal Dismissed

Thursday, 28 November 2019, 5:41 pm | Joseph Cederwall

Kim Dotcom’s Appeal against the decision allowing the GSCB to withold information as to communications intercepted by them has been dismissed by the Court of Appeal of New Zealand . More >>

Hope For Nature: A New Deal For The Commons

Thursday, 14 November 2019, 10:10 am | Joseph Cederwall

To fully understand the biodiversity crisis and explore what comes next, it is necessary to address this mind-virus at the heart of our modern civilisation – the dominion worldview. More >>

20 Years of the Scoop Information Ecosystem

Thursday, 6 June 2019, 2:32 pm | Joseph Cederwall

Scoop celebrates its 20th anniversary this month. Scoop.co.nz is now the longest continuous running digital-only, free, public-facing news website in NZ. Founded in June 1999 - Scoop is slightly older than Stuff and slightly younger that the NZ ... More >>

Learnings From CJR Analysis of Post-ChCh Media

Tuesday, 2 April 2019, 2:11 pm | Joseph Cederwall

US Media Watchdog Columbia Journalism Review (CJR) has recently published a report titled: "What we learned from analyzing thousands of stories on the Christchurch shooting" More >>

WOMAD 2019 Review, Photos and Videos

Friday, 29 March 2019, 1:05 pm | Joseph Cederwall

Last week, I reflected on the incongruity, and the joy of being at WOMAD whilst processing the tragic events of Friday 15 March . More than any event I have been involved in, WOMAD makes it acutely clear to me how connected we all are. Humans ... More >>

Love Will Lead Us Home

Wednesday, 20 March 2019, 4:33 pm | Joseph Cederwall

This is not a music review. Ostensibly it was to be a review of the many amazing international acts from a diversity of cultural backgrounds who converged on Taranaki’s stunning Pukekura park for WOMAD 2019 in a celebration of a diverse world of music ... More >>

News Deserts: The Death March of Local Journalism

Wednesday, 13 March 2019, 3:38 pm | Joseph Cederwall

The death march of local journalism looks set to continue in 2019… and you best believe it is a very real problem for our democracy. Diverse and robust local media coverage is highly important to a democratic society, yet the corporate media sector ... More >>

Journalism Has a Problem - It’s Called Capitalism!

Tuesday, 5 March 2019, 4:28 pm | Joseph Cederwall

Much has been written of late about the ‘problems’ of the Journalism industry and in particular the impacts of consolidation and layoffs on local news coverage. However, I would propose that to the extent that Journalism does in fact have a problem, ... More >>

Venezuela; Oil, Neoliberalism and White Supremacy

Wednesday, 27 February 2019, 3:25 pm | Joseph Cederwall

However, one dresses it in misinformation and sanctimonious Media outrage, by any objective sense, what is happening right now in Venezuela is still a coup . Recent open threats of US military intervention from the Trump Administration mask the fact ... More >>

Niko Ne Zna - NZ’s Own Balkan Brass Bandits

Friday, 22 February 2019, 1:22 pm | Joseph Cederwall

Wellington Balkan Brass Band Niko Ne Zna (Serbo-Croatian for ‘Nobody Knows’) are playing WOMAD this year for the first time. I have known band leader and soprano saxophonist, Frankie Curac, since the band started about ten years ago. He is a bit ... More >>

NZSO Plays Bach and Ellington

Friday, 15 February 2019, 5:32 pm | Joseph Cederwall

The NZSO’s Shed Series returned for 2019 with the aptly titled REBIRTH at Shed 6 on Friday 8th. This theme dealt with the way in which music constantly evolves and changes, with styles and musical periods reborn in completely new and different ... More >>

The End of ‘Objectivity’ in Journalism

Friday, 15 February 2019, 12:33 pm | Joseph Cederwall

2019 looks like it might well be another really bad, terrible, not so good year for the traditional journalism model globally. Already in January three leading US digital outlets—BuzzFeed, the Huffington Post, and Vice announced layoffs that have left ... More >>

Anarchy and Romance: Shantel & The Bucovina Club Orkestar

Thursday, 7 February 2019, 9:56 am | Joseph Cederwall

Shantel (Stefan Hantel) is a German DJ, producer and Band leader who was instrumental in the renaissance of Eastern/Gypsy music as a popular form in Europe and globally in the 90's and early 2000's. He is bringing his live band ‘Shantel & The Bucovina ... More >>

The Gili Islands: a community earthquake recovery effort

Wednesday, 16 January 2019, 4:09 pm | Joseph Cederwall

Joseph Cederwall travelled to the Gili Islands in October 2018 to talk to locals about their experiences of the event and witness the impact and the rebuild efforts on this unique ecotourism destination. More >>

Viva Scoop 3.0! Rounding Up 2018 and Looking Ahead

Friday, 14 December 2018, 11:42 am | Joseph Cederwall

2018 has been quite a year for Scoop. We are so thrilled to have successfully met the funding target for the first stage of the ‘Scoop 3.0’ plan raising $36,000. This means we can now proceed with the planning phase for the delivery of this bold ... More >>

Why We Care about Scoop, and Why We Think You Should

Tuesday, 27 November 2018, 12:09 pm | Joseph Cederwall

Why We Care about Scoop, and Why We Think You Should By Scoop Co-Editor Joseph Cederwall More >>

Scoop Section Sponsorships: An Opportunity to Collaborate

Wednesday, 21 November 2018, 4:47 pm | Joseph Cederwall

Scoop has just launched Section Sponsorships on the top three sections of Scoop.co.nz. This is a new way for like-minded organisations to gain brand exposure to Scoop’s high value audience of 500,000 monthly readers, and ensure the survival of Scoop’s ... More >>

Christchurch Investor Couple Separated by INZ for 3 Years?

Wednesday, 14 November 2018, 11:02 pm | Joseph Cederwall

The first article in an investigative series by Joseph Cederwall, Former Immigration Lawyer, and Co-editor of Scoop. A senior Christchurch couple, Harmon and Carolyn Wilfred who arrived in New Zealand together in 2001, have been forcibly separated ... More >>

Stop Freeriding: Help Scoop Survive (and Thrive!)

Tuesday, 6 November 2018, 8:28 pm | Joseph Cederwall

In response to an urgent need to develop Scoop’s innovative ‘social enterprise’ business model to the next level, our solution has emerged in the form of the “Scoop 3.0” plan. However, the well recognised economics/public policy problem of ‘Freeriding’ ... More >>

Building a Community Newsroom – the “Scoop 3.0” Transition

Friday, 19 October 2018, 8:12 am | Joseph Cederwall

“The media crisis is producing novel thinking, ideas and priorities. The stakes are high. The future depends as much on the readers, viewers and listeners of news media, as the practitioners.” - Vanessa Baird. A Better Media Is Possible . New ... More >>

 

 

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