August 2007 Archives - CMFR

  • From Both Sides Now

    From Both Sides Now A journalist compares working abroad with working at home By Patty Adversario HAD just come back from living and working abroad for almost eight years... Read more

  • Obituaries

    Sison, 76 Malaya columnist Jesus “Jess” Sison died of cardiac arrest on July 21. He was 76. A veteran journalist, Sison wrote a column and editorials for the Marcos-era... Read more


    CMFR’s Teodoro, 3 others feted LUIS V. TEODORO, journalism professor and Center for Media Freedom and Responsibility’s deputy director, was one of this year’s recipients of the “Many Faces... Read more

  • CRiSiS: National

    Arroyo lawyer to again seek dismissal of class action suit THE LAWYER of presidential spouse Jose Miguel “Mike” Arroyo said he will file a second motion to dismiss a... Read more

  • A New Way of Reporting the News

    Where three—or more—is not a crowd A New Way of Reporting the News By Hector Bryant L. Macale FACED BY dwindling revenues and staff downsizing, should news organizations—the traditional... Read more

  • A Summit on ‘Salvagings’ and Abductions

    A pro-active Supreme Court leads a conference on extrajudicial killings A Summit on ‘Salvagings’ and Abductions By Jose Bimbo F. Santos NO MORE than 10 percent of the 70... Read more

  • The Power Of Showbiz News

    Why Boy, lolit and cristy ARE here to stay The Power Of Showbiz News By Junette B. Galagala IN FEBRUARY, the public lapped up the Kris Aquino-James Yap drama... Read more

  • The New News Target: OFWs

    Media companies find a bigger, richer market The New News Target: OFWs By Don Gil K. Carreon CONSIDER THESE numbers: •$12.8 billion: the amount, according to the Bangko Sentral... Read more

  • Cheers of the month

    Focusing on the deserving THANKS TO the Philippine Daily Inquirer, the spotlight was finally put on a different breed of public school teachers—the mobile ones. “The Department of Education’s... Read more

  • TV Monitor

    Solid reporting ABS-CBN’s Bandila did a good job in its June 22 exclusive report on the Maguindanao elections. Its news team saw two election returns (ERs) obtained from a... Read more