Reclaiming public trust in the news media

Reclaiming public trust in the news media

Rodrigo Duterte has single-handedly discredited the media in the six years he was in office. Immensely popular as a leader, many Filipinos believed him when he labelled some legacy media outlets as biased and journalists as paid hacks. In 2016, before his...
Corruption in media

Corruption in media

In his radio program, Sisoy Salas shouts “Gesing, Gesing” every morning to tell listeners to think about issues affecting his community, La Paz, a fictional city in the HBO Asia mini-series “On the Job.” In the end, it’s Salas who has an awakening after his close...
Bato slammed for claiming there’s no press repression in PH

Bato slammed for claiming there’s no press repression in PH

Sen. Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa (left) stands beside Pres. Rodrigo Duterte and Sen. Manny Pacquiao (file photo) Veteran journalists slammed Sen. Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa’s claim that there is no press repression in the Philippines.“ABS-CBN was shut down by a...