Archive for the ‘General’ Category

Peasants to demand fast tracking of assistance for storm-ravaged coconut farms By Julius D. Mariveles PEASANTS in beetle costumes will dump coconut trunks outside the office of the Philippine Coconut Authority tomorrow, September 3, 2014 in Quezon...

A PETITION that seeks to lower the income tax for Filipinos was launched recently on the online platform change.org. Initiated by LowerTaxPH, it is titled "Lower Income Tax Rates In the Philippines, Now Na!"  and is addressed to President...

COMMUNITY journalism in Bulacan has lost one of its brightest and dedicated journalists. Dino Balabo— of Mabuhay Newspaper, Mabuhay Newspaper-Bulacan, Punto Central Luzon Newspaper, Business Week, Philippine Star and Radyo Bulacan - succumbed to a...

THIS video short produced by PCIJ's Julius D. Mariveles is a summary of the public lecture of journalist Hu Shuli during the Ramon Magsaysay Festival Month Lectures-Dialogue series conducted at the Asian Center of the University of the Philippines in...

By Cong B. Corrales [caption id="attachment_16312" align="aligncenter" width="500"] JOURNALIST Hu Shuli | Photo by Julius D. Mariveles[/caption] TRUTH-TELLING has always been at the core of journalism and “the power of truth is more powerful than...

REBLOGGED FROM THE INTERNATIONAL CONSORTIUM OF INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISTS' WEBSITEBy Margot Williams INVESTIGATIVE journalists like the members of ICIJ are facing growing concerns about security. Our members often work with leaks...

REBLOGGED FROM THE International Consortium of Investigative Journalists' website By Inga Springe Inge Springe is the founder and director of the Baltic Center for Investigative Journalism. Her stories for the center, which is also known as...