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Signature drive launched vs tapping journalists as drug operations witnesses

Nov 09, 2018 - 7:16 PM

The police practice of pressuring media practitioners to sign anti-drug operation reports as witnesses puts them in physical danger and in conflict-of-interest situations. #PHnews

MANIFESTO. Representatives from media organizations and outlets affix their signatures on the 'Sign Against the Sign' manifesto to show support of the campaign. Photo by Samantha Bagayas/Rappler

#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

Thai junta files sedition charges against cable channel

Nov 20, 2015 - 8:49 PM

Soldiers raid the Bangkok office of Fahhai TV on Thursday night arresting five staff members and closing the station a junta legal advisor tells reporters

File photo of Thailand's Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha. Matteo Bazzi/EPA

PODCAST: Keeping journalists honest

May 30, 2015 - 10:30 AM

What are some of the ethical violations in the media?

Freed Al-Jazeera reporter arrives home in Australia

Feb 05, 2015 - 1:21 AM

I think that Egypt now has an opportunity to show that justice doesn t depend on your nationality Greste said

Inquirer suspends Pugad Baboy over gay comic strip

Jun 06, 2013 - 12:18 PM

First published in 1988 the satirical Pugad Baboy is suspended over commentary on homosexuality Cartoonist Pol Medina hints at a conspiracy