Defend press freedom


“I will see to it that you are out.” Said Philippine President Duterte to giant broadcast network ABS-CBN. On July 10, 2020 Friday, Committee on Legislative Franchises of the Philippine House of Representative made a precedent. It denied the franchise renewal of broadcast network ABS-CBN. This, however franchise issue, creates a chilling effect in the entire fourth estate of our democracy. I am abhorrent to this blatant attack to a part of the fourth estate.…