Careers

Careers

THE CENTER for Media Freedom & Responsibility is looking for a staffwriter/reporter. Position is on contract basis (one year).

One-sided and editorialized

One-sided and editorialized

JEERS TO The Daily Tribune for publishing a one-sided and editorialized report on Vice President Jejomar Binay’s interview with ABS-CBN’s Noli De Castro.

BSA’s love life—again

BSA’s love life—again

JEERS TO Manila Bulletin for once again elevating President Benigno Aquino III’s rumored romances to national news status.

SONA protesters detain Zambo-based journalist

SONA protesters detain Zambo-based journalist

CMFR/ PHILIPPINES – Protesters detained Zamboanga-based journalist during the President’s State of the Nation Address (SONA) on July 27.

Reporting the South China Sea Dispute: Lack of context still at issue

Reporting the South China Sea Dispute: Lack of context still at issue

Associate Justice Carpio’s public lecture provided the necessary historical and empirical context to shed light on the causes of the dispute and explained the significant stakes involved and the rationale of the Philippine arbitration case against China.

Obit

Obit

Philippine Daily Inquirer (PDI) columnist Neal H. Cruz, died Tuesday, July 28, due to a head injury. He was 85; New Zealand TV journalist Anzac Pikia died Sunday, July 26, after suddenly collapsing at a café in Rotorua. The cause of his death was still uncertain. He was 35.

Chronicle

Chronicle

Call for Nominations: Gawad Agong sa Pamamahayag 2015, Journalist in Residence Program- Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies

R2KRN STATEMENT: Speaker’s support for FOI mere lip service

R2KRN STATEMENT: Speaker’s support for FOI mere lip service

AT AROUND the time that the Senate approved the FOI bill on Third Reading in March 2014, House Speaker Feliciano Belmonte boldly proclaimed: “Ang ipinangako ko talaga is during the 16th Congress. Bitayin ninyo ako kung matapos ito at hindi pa nakakapasa.”

Front page PR for lothario drink

Front page PR for lothario drink

JEERS TO the Philippine Daily Inquirer for publishing on its front page a story that carries to new heights reportage on trivia. The subject: how several lawmakers seem to “go crazy” over a certain energy drink.

Serious charges, unidentified sources

Serious charges, unidentified sources

ON MARCH 5, the Bureau of Immigration and Deportation (BID) issued an order to deport an alleged Chinese crime lord named Wang Bo who is being sought by the International Criminal Police Organization and the Chinese government for allegedly embezzling $100 million.


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Ethics

One-sided and editorialized

JEERS TO The Daily Tribune for publishing a one-sided and editorialized report on Vice President Jejomar Binay’s interview with ABS-CBN’s Noli De Castro.

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Ethics

BSA’s love life—again

JEERS TO Manila Bulletin for once again elevating President Benigno Aquino III’s rumored romances to national news status.

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Press Freedom

SONA protesters detain Zambo-based journalist

CMFR/ PHILIPPINES – Protesters detained Zamboanga-based journalist during the President’s State of the Nation Address (SONA) on July 27.

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Press Freedom

R2KRN STATEMENT: Speaker’s support for FOI mere lip service

AT AROUND the time that the Senate approved the FOI bill on Third Reading in March 2014, House Speaker Feliciano Belmonte boldly proclaimed: “Ang ipinangako ko talaga is during the 16th Congress. Bitayin ninyo ako kung matapos ito at hindi pa nakakapasa.”

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Peace Journalism

Serious charges, unidentified sources
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Posted on 28 Jul 2015 Journalism-Review_Thumbnail-V3

ON MARCH 5, the Bureau of Immigration and Deportation (BID) issued an order to deport an alleged Chinese crime lord named Wang Bo who is being sought by the International Criminal Police Organization and the Chinese government for allegedly embezzling $100 million.

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Statements

Assuring journalists’ safety and independence
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Posted on 30 Apr 2015 WPFD-2015-Long-Thumbnail

The continuing killing of journalists and media workers is still the main threat to media freedom and the autonomy of journalists in the Philippines.

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Media development

Careers
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Posted on 4 Aug 2015 Careers_Thumbnail

THE CENTER for Media Freedom & Responsibility is looking for a staffwriter/reporter. Position is on contract basis (one year).

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Media watch

Obit
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Philippine Daily Inquirer (PDI) columnist Neal H. Cruz, died Tuesday, July 28, due to a head injury. He was 85; New Zealand TV journalist Anzac Pikia died Sunday, July 26, after suddenly collapsing at a café in Rotorua. The cause of his death was still uncertain. He was 35.

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In Medias Res

Ending impunity is a state responsibility
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Posted on 1 Dec 2014 In Medias Res

By Luis V. Teodoro

“BIZARRE” WAS how an American journalist, who’s in the Philippines to write an article on the killing of journalists, described what he’s finding out, among them:

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Freedom of Information

R2KRN STATEMENT: Speaker’s support for FOI mere lip service
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Posted on 29 Jul 2015 FOI_Thumbnail

AT AROUND the time that the Senate approved the FOI bill on Third Reading in March 2014, House Speaker Feliciano Belmonte boldly proclaimed: “Ang ipinangako ko talaga is during the 16th Congress. Bitayin ninyo ako kung matapos ito at hindi pa nakakapasa.”

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Center for Media Freedom & Responsibility