Archive for the ‘Free Expression – Asia’ Category

"There is one dream that we all Filipinos share: that our children may have a better life than we have had. To make this country, our country, a nation for our children." — Jose W. Diokno Do not forget: We Filipinos are the first Asian people who...

WE ARE reposting this article originally titled "Pacquiao's other 'sideline'" first published on the website of the Center for Media Freedom and Responsibility. The article reads in part: Cheers to the Philippine press for being consistently on the...

Remembering Ka Pepe Diokno "I know my people. We will be free. We will develop. We will build our own societies. We will sing our own songs" — Jose W. Diokno [caption id="attachment_18122" align="aligncenter" width="500"] KA PEPE DIOKNO | Photo...

WE ARE REPRINTING this article originally titled "MILF guerrillas watch from a distance as PNP Board of Inquiry visits encounter site" first published on the website of MindaNews on February 25, 2015. SITIO ALILING, Tukanalipao, Mamasapano, Maguindanao...

Civil society groups, peace advocates call on solons REPRESENTATIVES of civil society organizations from Mindanao appealed to members of the Philippine legislature not to hold hostage the deliberations on the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law following the...

WE TAKE a look back at the EDSA People Power Revolt in this video short of images and interviews by the PCIJ of 20 people who took part in the campaign to remove former President Ferdinand E. Marcos. For the first episode of "Balik Tanaw," let's listen to...

EDSA, the road, the revolt. Here's a quick look at the event that toppled a president 29 years ago. [caption id="attachment_18068" align="aligncenter" width="301"] INFOGRAPHICS by Cong B....