Media Take aims to enlighten the audience about the politics of decision making in the media, and the motivations which can determine why some important issues are ignored or only given a small amount of coverage. Made with the support of NZ On Air.
Co-author of the book 'Hit & Run' Jon Stephenson talks about the lack of media analysis of his book with Dr Maria Armoudian from the University of Auckland. We speak about compassion fatigue in the media and why we become desensitised by real life important issues in the news with Broadcaster Miriama Kamo, Director of ActionStation, Marianne Elliott and Senior Journalist from Te Karere Rīpeka Timutimu. Made with the support of NZ On Air.