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Entries from June 2016

CCPC laments ‘gospel of death’ of president-elect

June 3rd, 2016 · No Comments

By Justin K. Vestil Journalists in Cebu condemned the recent statement of President-elect Rodrigo Duterte justifying the murder of corrupt journalists. In a statement, the Cebu Citizens Press-Council (CCPC) lamented that the incoming president refuses to abandon the “gospel of death” that he preached during the campaign period.

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Tags: Articles and Papers on Media Issues

Killing media SOBs; where Duterte’s right and where he’s wrong

June 3rd, 2016 · No Comments

By Pachico A. Seares Why should President-elect Rodrigo Duterte’s statement about murdering corrupt journalists appall journalists here and abroad?

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Tags: Articles and Papers on Media Issues · News

Encouraging murder assaults oaths Duterte took

June 1st, 2016 · No Comments

Cebu Citizens-Press Council’s statement on President-elect Rodrigo Duterte’s views on media killings June 1, 2016 From a political leader who won on a platform of killing criminals and crime suspects, President-elect Rodrigo Duterte’s statement about killing corrupt journalists should not shock us anymore.

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Tags: Announcements · CCPC Papers and Resolutions