Archive for the ‘Media’ Category

by Cong B. Corrales FROM ANGOLA to Angeles, from Malta to Malolos, from the Bahamas to Binondo, Filipinos from all over the world pitched in their support for the passage of the Freedom of Information (FOI) bill by signing an online petition urging...

THE VARIOUS controversies facing his administration have triggered a significant drop in the approval and trust ratings of President Benigno S. Aquino III between March and June 2014, according to the latest Ulat ng Bayan national survey of the creditable...

FROM HARD NEWS to hard labor. Regional media groups have condemned what they called the "inhumane sentence" by a Burmese court of four journalists and their boss to ten years of hard labor for violating Burma's State Secrets Act. On Thursday,...

MORE THAN an act of contrition or an apology, a simple act of transparency and a firm gesture of accountability on how the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) funds were disbursed is what the Department of Budget and Management owes the Filipino...

Broadcaster CheChe Lazaro is presented the McLuhan Award by Jamie Christoff of the Canadian Embassy (photos: Cong Corrales) IN THE DAILY RUSH to cover stories of disaster, conflict, or corruption, journalists must never forget that most basic tenet...

CMFR's Melinda de Jesus with PCIJ's Malou Mangahas, CCJD's Red Batario, and NUJP's Weng Paraan (photo:Cong Corrales) TWENTY-FIVE YEARS ago, two media organizations came into being in the midst of the turmoil and tempest of the growing Philippine...

WE APOLOGIZE for the apparent hangover from our 25th year anniversary celebrations, but a quarter century really is significant by anyone's standards. And with that, we would like to show you some more scenes from the housewarming activity for the...