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Rappler's latest stories on culture of impunity


Newsbreak Chats: Cebu killings, election-related violence, and other top stories in May 2019

May 30, 2019 - 4:11 PM

On Thursday, May 30, the Newsbreak team sits down to discuss killings that occurred in the past months, and possible developments in the latter half of the Duterte administration that may have implications on justice and human rights

On Christmas eve, 'scared' Pangasinan residents write open letter to Duterte

Dec 24, 2018 - 7:21 PM

Families of murdered politicians in Pangasinan call for justice – and an end to violence in the province

CBCP: Marcos burial 'to build culture of impunity'

Nov 09, 2016 - 7:28 PM

Marcos is no hero He should not be presented as one the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines says

LATE DICTATOR. This file photo taken on July 2, 2014, shows former Philippine first lady Imelda Marcos kissing the glass case bearing her late husband and former president Ferdinand Marcos during a visit to the mausoleum on her 85th birthday in Batac, Ilocos Norte. Photo by Ted Aljibe/AFP

#AnimatED: Impunity at our doorsteps

Jun 06, 2016 - 9:00 AM

President elect Rodrigo Duterte’s reckless statement justifying the killing of journalists applies to many professions

Binay: Media violence has 'no place in my presidency'

Mar 31, 2016 - 3:16 PM

Vice President Jejomar Binay vows to work for the resolution of unsolved media killings even as he cites having lawyered for journalists during martial law

FIGHTER FOR THE MEDIA. Vice President Jejomar Binay promises no tolerance for the killing of media men. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

PH improves in World Press Freedom Index

Dec 31, 2015 - 1:17 PM

The Philippines ranks 141st out of 180 countries in the 2015 World Press Freedom Index by the Paris based Reporters Without Borders

Image from the 2015 World Press Freedom Index by Reporters Without Borders

For Metrobank’s Journalists of the Year, social change is incremental

Oct 23, 2015 - 9:45 PM

Marites Vitug of Rappler Nancy Carvajal of Inquirer and Howie Severino of GMA 7 talk about the challenges they face as veteran journalists in the Philippines

THE AWARDEES. This year's Metrobank Journalists of the Year are Howie Severino, Marites Vitug, and Nanc Carvajal. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Change PH image as 'killing fields of journalists' – senators

Sep 01, 2015 - 3:55 PM

Senator Aquilino Pimentel III chair of the Senate committee on justice and human rights says the Philippines would continue to be regarded as the killing fields of journalists unless authorities put perpetrators behind bars

Oblation run: UP students run naked to end culture of impunity

Dec 12, 2014 - 4:45 PM

Members of the Alpha Phi Omega run naked around the UP campus in Diliman to fight the culture of impunity in the country

Broadcaster shot dead in Digos City

May 23, 2014 - 11:07 AM

Sammy Oliverio was the 3rd media member to be killed in Digos City since 2006

Impunity reigns 4 years after Maguindanao massacre – groups

Nov 23, 2013 - 10:33 PM

Four years after the mass murder 3 years after Aquino was elected the murder of journalists and other critics of the government is still being reported

Palace: 'Impunity king' tag for Aquino baseless

Nov 22, 2013 - 6:22 PM

Malacañang rejects journalists statement tagging President Aquino as the impunity king

The Ampatuan massacre: Lest we forget

Nov 21, 2013 - 9:22 AM

On Thursday November 21 families of the massacre victims will retrace the final road traveled by their loved ones When will justice ever be achieved?

Photo by AFP/Mark Navales