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Media outlets’ publicity about their own relief work

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?

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Journalists share lessons on disaster reporting

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.

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Tags: Articles and Papers on Media Issues · Record of meetings

‘Anti-free press’ bill hit

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 […]

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Internet freedom bill good, bad for media

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.

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Libel decriminalization tackled at forum

May 5th, 2012 · No Comments

Forum discusses libel in media Media organizations gather to celebrate 2012 World Press Freedom Day Sun.Star Cebu, May 5, 2012 IS the Philippines considered free as far as press freedom is concerned? Pachico Seares, executive director of the Cebu Citizens-Press Council (CCPC), asked a forum celebrating the 2012 World Press Freedom Day.

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