Talks on Small Claims Court and Contracts

The Freelance Writers' Guild of the Philippines (FWGP) announces the second part of its legal seminar. Last August 18, Atty. Alvin Alburo conducted a seminar on Intellectual Property Rights at the ISIS International Center at Marunong Street, Quezon City. (note: ISIS stands for the Egyptian goddess, not the terrorist group!) On Sept. 8, Atty. Alburi …

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Code of Ethics for Bloggers, Social Media and Content Creators

Some time ago, some pro-Duterte bloggers were invited to a Senate committee hearing. And they kept on repeating that they were bloggers, not journalists and so were not restrained by any ethical behavior, or something to that effect. And since most of the senators are not very knowledgeable in Internet and Communication / Media Studies, …

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What is a Journalist ?

by Jamal Ashley Abbas   I am reading "Crime & Punishment: Killing of Filipino Journalists" by the Asian Institute of Journalism & Communication. Accdg to Dr. Florangel Rosario-Braid: "In today’s mediated (and multi-channel) world, it may no longer suffice to define who the journalist is but WHAT he or she does. A journalist is one …

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