International Day to End Impunity - updates

Rappler's latest stories on International Day to End Impunity


[OPINION] End impunity, free expression!

Nov 02, 2019 - 11:00 AM

On this International Day to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists, it's important to recognize the essential link between the right to freedom of expression and the right to information. Journalists are too often the direct targets when either right is under attack, and ultimately – we are all victims.

Democracy under threat: We will shine the light, we will hold the line

Nov 03, 2017 - 11:20 AM

'Like many, I fear that the pendulum of democracy is swinging the other way globally, enabled by social media,' says Maria Ressa when she accepted the National Democracy Institute's W. Averell Harriman Democracy Award on November 2 (US time)

WATCH: Free Press Live 2017

Nov 02, 2017 - 9:28 PM

Watch this gathering of journalists live on Rappler

Journalists light candles for Maguindanao massacre victims

Nov 23, 2014 - 8:41 PM

At the EDSA Shrine local and foreign journalists call for an end to impunity as they pay tribute to their 32 colleagues who were among those killed in the 2009 Maguindanao massacre

END IMPUNITY. Journalists from all over the world gather at the foot of the EDSA Shrine as they light candles to mark the International Day to End Impunity and the fifth anniversary of the Maguindanao massacre on Sunday, November 23. Michael Bueza/Rappler

Conviction in PH ‘partial victory’ vs impunity

Nov 04, 2014 - 6:21 AM

The Committee to Protect Journalists says developments in the Ortega murder and Ampatuan massacre show that impunity continues in the Philippines

Maguindanao massacre families demand state compensation

Nov 23, 2013 - 4:09 PM

Families of the victims say the masterminds in the mass murder are state actors so the government is liable to pay the families

MASSACRE. police investigators looking at dead bodies covered with banana leaves, victims of a massacre in the town of Ampatuan, Maguindanao province. Photo from Agence France-Presse

Palace: 'Impunity king' tag for Aquino baseless

Nov 22, 2013 - 6:22 PM

Malacañang rejects journalists statement tagging President Aquino as the impunity king