By Rosemarie Olaño-Versoza (This article was first published in the Cebu Journalism and Journalists 8 magazine released in September 2013. Versoza is a member of the Cebu Media Legal Aid, the legal adviser of the Cebu Citizens-Press Council. To date, the Philippines has yet to pass a Freedom of Information law.) The continuing struggle […]
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December 7th, 2013 · No Comments
By Pachico A. Seares Media’s Public Saturday, December 7, 2013 DIDN’T TV networks and other news organizations breach ethics in focusing coverage on their relief work during the Yolanda super-storm last Nov. 8 and the 7.2-magnitude earthquake last Oct. 15?
December 5th, 2013 · No Comments
After super typhoon Yolanda (international name: Haiyan) slammed into the central Philippines on Nov. 8, journalists who emerged from the devastation it wrought learned what deprivation was about, including deprivation of resources needed to report the news.
September 26th, 2013 · No Comments
Estrada bill ‘anti-free press’ For real press freedom, least government interference vital Sun.Star Cebu, September 26, 2013 By Gabriel T. Ingles (Associate Justice Gabriel T. Ingles of the Court of Appeals Cebu Station gave this speech during the 32nd Quarterly Meeting of the Cebu Citizens-Press Council on Sept. 19, 2013 at Quest Hotel and Conference […]
December 7th, 2012 · No Comments
Pros, cons of new bill discussed Regulation of blogs brought up By Cherry Ann T. Lim Sun.Star Cebu, December 7, 2012 A NEW bill that seeks to help citizens meet the challenges of navigating cyberspace could be a double-edged sword for journalists.