[Statement] Sad day for Press Freedom — Nagkaisa

Sad day for Press Freedom — Nagkaisa Nagkaisa Labor Coalition is enraged and gravely concerned with the conviction of administration critic Maria Ressa and his former news staff Reynaldo Santos for Cyber libel. The article subject of the charges not only involved a private individual allegedly defamed but matters of public concerns. Matters involving one…

[From the web] Philippine Government Bans Journalist from Presidential Palace Locking Out Rappler News Site Threatens Media Freedoms -HRW

Philippine Government Bans Journalist from Presidential Palace Locking Out Rappler News Site Threatens Media Freedoms By Carlos H. Conde Researcher, Asia Division Human Rights Watch @condeHRW Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s administration renewed its assault on the media by banning a reporter and the executive editor from the news site Rappler from entering the executive office…

[Campaign] It’s about time we celebrate our SHEroes! -DAKILA

It’s about time we celebrate our SHEroes! Vote for this campaign for the 5th HR Pinduteros’ Choice Awards… In celebration of Women’s Month, Dakila and Rappler will be celebrating women heroes through ‪#‎SHEro‬! We want to get to know every woman who has inspired you. Submit the stories of your sheroes to move.ph+shero@rappler.com or post…

[From the web] #ReliefPH: Victims of Typhoon Yolanda need your help BY RAPPLER.COM

#ReliefPH: Victims of Typhoon Yolanda need your help BY RAPPLER.COM November 10, 2013 OPEN RELIEF OPERATIONS CENTERS (as of 4:06pm, Saturday, November 10, 2013) Donors are advised to conduct due diligence before donating money directly to personal bank accounts. Ask the organization or individual receiving the deposit for an acknowledgement receipt and how they intend…