The Philippines is a reporter’s paradise, brimming with stories that transcend the pitiful humdrum which passes for news in other places. News here goes beyond the merely sensational and exciting. Yes, we have coup attempts. We also have epic disasters, such as fires, maritime catastrophes, destructive typhoons, floods, killer earthquakes and volcanic eruptions. And let’s not even talk about corruption, murder and political violence.
Recommended CitationRobles, A. C., Reporter's paradise, Asia Pacific Media Educator, 15, 2004, 226-228.