[Statement] Apathy and alibis -NUJP

Apathy and alibis It says much when the president of a country that time and again boasts of being a democracy insists that one of, if not the, worst wave of media murders does not constitute a national catastrophe. No, we don’t believe President Benigno Aquino III is in a state of denial about the…

[Press Release] Health advocates welcome victory over PDAF’s unconstitutionality -ABI-Health

Health advocates welcome victory over PDAF’s unconstitutionality Finally, the health of the Filipino people seizes to become just another target for political patronage of traditional politicians. This came as a result of the Supreme Court’s recent ruling that the Priority Development Assistance Funds (PDAF) is unconstitutional. With this latest development, health advocates have welcomed this…

[Off the shelf] Human Face, a Journalist’s encounter and awakening by Ma. Ceres P. Doyo

From INQUIRER BOOKS and ANVIL PUBLISHING Size: 6”x 9” Pages: 336 Bookstore price: P795 Available at National Bookstores, Powerbooks, BestSellers and Anvil, tel. 5709993,www.anvilpublishing.com Philippine Daily Inquirer, Chino Roces Ave., Makati City, Metro Manila, Tel. 8978808 local 352 eBook soon available on the Inquirer Digital Newsstand: http://www.inquirer.net/store MA. CERES P. DOYO, a journalist for more…

[From the web] Excess of freedom, impunity; Deficit of ethics, self-criticism « Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism

Excess of freedom, impunity; Deficit of ethics, self-criticism « Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism. by Malou Mangahas December 12th, 2011, http://www.pcij.org   THE PHILIPPINE media community, one of the freest and most rambunctious in all of Asia, is an incredible, hopefully not incorrigible, story of dissonant currents and practices. For instance, while press freedom has…