[Statement] Mr. Panelo, you are not entitled to twist the facts

Hits: 28The disingenuous Salvador Panelo resorts to deliberately twisted logic to justify Malacanang’s ban on Rappler. “There are certain rules that you have also to observe as a guest of the Palace,” Panelo said after the Supreme Court ordered the government to...

[Statement] ATTACKS WILL NOT SILENCE THE INDEPENDENT MEDIA

Hits: 26August 11, 2019 The National Union of Journalists decries the increasing incidence of what can only be described as targeted attacks on members of the critical media. Recently, our Bacolod chapter chairperson, Marchel Espina, was tailed by a suspicious...

[ALERT] Ifugao journalist seriously wounded in gun attack

Hits: 346 August 2019 A journalist and human rights worker is seriously wounded after being shot by unidentified gunmen in front of his house in Lagawe, Ifugao at six o’clock tonight, Tuesday, August 6. Brandon Lee, Ifugao correspondent of Baguio City-based media...

[Alert] NUJP-Bacolod chair tailed by rider while on assignment

Hits: 27August 4, 2019 The chairperson of the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines’ Bacolod chapter reported being tailed by a suspicious motorcycle rider Sunday afternoon, August 4, as she returned home from covering the killings in Negros Oriental...

[Alert] Ex radio station chief harassed by soldiers

Hits: 24August 4, 2019 A former station manager of a radio station that focused on reporting Indigenous People’s (IP) issues was reportedly harassed by soldiers belonging to the 1st Special Forces Battalion based in Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon. Kristin Lim said a group...
NUJP launches Ampatuan Massacre 10th anniversary campaign

NUJP launches Ampatuan Massacre 10th anniversary campaign

Hits: 63July 25, 2019 The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP) has launched its digital campaign commemorating the upcoming 10th anniversary of the November 23, 2009 Ampatuan massacre, which claimed the lives of 58 persons, 32 of them media workers....