Alert December 31, 2009 99th Media Killing Under Arroyo Zamboanga del Norte commentator shot dead Reports received by the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines state that a radio commentator in Labason, Zamboanga del Norte was gunned down 6:30 am last December 24.
By the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines December 30, 2009 The year 2009 will forever be remembered as a year of unprecedented tribulation for the Philippine Press, with the November 23 massacre in Ampatuan town in Maguindanao making its grisly mark in history as the worst ever attack on the media. But it [...]
December 22, 2009 A month has gone by since at least 57 people, at least 31 of them media workers, were slaughtered in the hills of Ampatuan town in Maguindanao. Today, all over our benighted land, we gather to commemorate the fallen and recommit ourselves to the cause of ensuring justice for them.
WHAT: Press Conference of the International Federation of Journalists hosted by its affiliate, the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP), about its mission to bring support to the massacre victims and investigate the Ampatuan Massacre’s circumstances. WHO: NUJP and the International Federation of Journalists with representatives from the Indonesiaâ€™s Alliance of Independent Journalists [...]
The International Federation of Journalists today issued a new call to journalists across the world to join the Global Day of Solidarity on Wednesday, 9 December, to demand justice for the 31 journalists slaughtered in Maguindanao province of the Philippines on 23 November.