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Media groups in Mindanao slam red-tagging of CDO journalists

Aug 31, 2019 - 12:09 AM

The Mindanao Independent Press Council calls for a dialogue between journalists and security forces 'to tackle the problem of red-tagging...as a matter that hinges on human rights'

RED-TAGGED. Froilan Gallardo and Cong Corrales are again involved in a recent red-tagging incident in Cagayan de Oro City. File photos from Facebook

NUJP calls on officials to protect red-tagged journalists, personalities in CDO

Aug 28, 2019 - 8:38 PM

The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines laments 'the apparent lack of interest of local government and security units to protect those so threatened'

Alleged gunman named in killing of broadcaster Christopher Lozada

Mar 12, 2018 - 2:05 PM

The suspect, Rolly Mahilum, is said to be a 'close aide' of the family of Bislig City Mayor Librado Navarro

#ThewRap: Videos you need to watch this week, January 29-February 3, 2018

Feb 04, 2018 - 9:50 AM

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Atom Araullo speaks up on press freedom

Feb 03, 2018 - 1:46 PM

'I think a crucial element of any healthy democracy is a healthy press and free press,' journalist Atom Araullo says

Rappler takes SEC case to the Court of Appeals

Jan 29, 2018 - 7:21 PM

(UPDATED) Rappler's petition for review cites procedural and substantive processes which were violated, and points out how Rappler's PDRs were singled out

EXPLAINER: How SEC's Rappler decision is a test case for press freedom

Jan 20, 2018 - 10:39 PM

‘If Rappler can make out a case that this is actually malicious, the court cannot ignore that the government might be in violation of the constitutional guarantee to press freedom,’ says IBP national president Abdiel Dan Fajardo

TEST CASE. Can the SEC ruling against Rappler be used to push for a test case of press freedom? sec-rappler-decision  TEST CASE. Can the SEC ruling against Rappler be used to push for a test case of press freedom? sec-rappler-decision

Andanar slams MMDA's Garcia for 'Tokhang' joke vs journalists

Dec 09, 2017 - 7:30 AM

PCOO Secretary Martin Andanar says government officials should know about the Duterte administration's commitment to protect media workers

AFP chief vows freedom of information for media

Nov 25, 2017 - 9:10 PM

Malacañang says they're checking on other pending cases of violence and media killings, including the Maguindanao massacre of 2009

AFP CHIEF. AFP Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Rey Guerrero (center) during the change of command. Malacañang photo

Rappler Talk: Duterte's media security chief on Maguindanao massacre

Nov 22, 2017 - 7:58 PM

Watch the interview with Joel Egco on Rappler.

Convictions for 2 Maguindanao massacre suspects expected in 2018

Nov 22, 2017 - 10:47 AM

The prosecution will ask the court this month to render judgment on Akmad Ampatuan Sr and Anwar Ampatuan Sr, says Presidential Task Force on Media Security chief Joel Egco

Lies about foreign ownership a form of harassment - Rappler

Aug 29, 2017 - 10:56 AM

We don’t mind being criticized; we just ask that it be honest and factual

Amid harassment, Rappler vows to #InspireCourage

Jul 28, 2017 - 3:01 PM

Rappler is not alone in this challenging environment. Other journalists and media companies have been subjected to covert and overt forms of harassment.

The tangled web in publisher Larry Que's slay case

May 04, 2017 - 12:59 PM

The Catanduanes cop charged with murder in the Larry Que case is the same policeman who is now accusing his superiors of giving kill orders against drug suspects

Presidential task force to give Digos journalist security

Jan 23, 2017 - 5:47 PM

Radio journalist Jun Paneiro is reportedly threatened by Davao del Sur governor Douglas Cagas The task force wants the PNP to give the case priority

MEDIA FREEDOM. Journalists continue to experience harassment from public officials

VIRAL: Social media for Charlie Hebdo

Jan 08, 2015 - 6:15 PM

It s grief and rage on social media after the Charlie Hebdo killings

'JE SUIS CHARLIE.' Thousands gather for a candle light vigil on Place de la Republique in central Paris, hours after the attack by two gunmen on the 'Charly Hebdo' headquarters in Paris, France, 07 January 2015. Ian Langsdon/EPA

Spain tightens security after Paris attack

Jan 07, 2015 - 11:48 PM

UPDATED Interior Minister Jorge Fernandez Diaz says the country s anti terrorist security level is being upgraded a notch and that the government is exchanging information with France

French journalists free after 10-month Syria hostage ordeal

Apr 19, 2014 - 8:55 PM

4 French journalists taken hostage in Syria last year are free after a 10 month ordeal in the world s most dangerous country for the media

Explosive evidence expected as UK phone-hacking trial opens

Oct 28, 2013 - 10:33 AM

Monday s trial is the first one arising from the scandal that sank Rupert Murdoch s News of the World newspaper

FACING TRIAL. In this file photo, former Chief Executive of News International, Rebekah Brooks (C) leaves City of Westminster Magistrates Court in London, Britain, 29 November 2012. EPA/Facundo Arrizabalaga