Press freedom

Press freedom

Netizens fact check journalists over ABS CBN propaganda

Opinion
Journalism is a dying profession in the Philippines. How can it survive when its very own practitioners cannot distinguish free speech from vested corporate interests? Thankfully, netizens across ...
Read more 0

Poll says only 40% of Filipinos trust journalists

Opinion Philippines
According to the 2018 Wellcome Global Monitor study, only 40% of Filipinos trust the country’s journalists. Most respondents either only partially trusted journalists, depending on the situation. Is ...
Read more 0

SPEAKER CAYETANO DEFENDS PRESS, DESPITE FAKE NEWS ATTACKING HOUSE

Philippines
OZAMIZ CITY – In an ambush interview on Friday, House Speaker Cayetano recognized and defended the vital role of the media in Philippine democracy while also acknowledging the ...
Read more 0

Stripping Mocha

Opinion
It’s fitting that a day before social media star Mocha Uson was to have her first column published in The Philippine Star, President Rodrigo Duterte gave assurance that ...
Read more 0

Cebu lawmaker seeks protection of online journalists

News
A Cebu lawmaker has re-filed a bill seeking to amend Republic Act 53 or the Press Freedom Law of 1946 to widen its coverage to include journalists from broadcast, ...
Read more 0