A sober look at the current Philippine media landscape and the role of media

(Journalism’s) first loyalty is to citizens — The Elements of Journalism by Bill Kovach and Tom Rosenstiel

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The plight of Philippine media

Amid the known lofty roles of mass media, the story and the experience of the local press has been bittersweet.

The social media and its divisive nature

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The youth and its waning interest in journalism

Is Philippine media and journalism still relevant to a younger generation who are more interested in binging on streaming movies, creating TikTok videos, and sharing memes — instead of news?

(To be continued)

An ex-journalist. Teacher. Dad. Loves Guitar & Books. Writes when inspiration hits him.

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