CCPC on ABS-CBN shutdown: How can this not be a press freedom issue?

Morexette Marie B. Erram 07/12/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — “The House has closed down a media and business establishment for alleged violations of journalism standards. And it imposed the death penalty, so to speak, instead of the usual warning and fine. A…

Moving forward: Kim Chiu turns viral ‘Bawal Lumabas’ gaffe into a song

Krissy Aguilar 05/19/2020

MANILA, Philippines — Actress Kim Chiu proved to be a good sport and hurdled online criticisms, flak and adversity by turning her viral “Bawal Lumabas” gaffe into a new single. The actress released the track based on…

ABS-CBN shutdown is ‘anti-labor’ — Labor group

Rosalie O. Abatayo 05/06/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Progressive groups in Cebu has tagged the cease-and-desist order against media giant ABS-CBN as an attack to both press freedom and the labor sector and misdirected efforts amid the coronavirus pandemic. In a…

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