Journalists beware http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22904/all en Philippines: Can power and cash absolve a bloodbath? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/philippines/121206/philippines-political-massacre-ampatuan-journalists-protest <p>BANGKOK &mdash;&nbsp;On Nov. 23, 2009, gunmen blitzed the convoy of a campaign that dared to challenge the powerful Ampatuan clan. A full 58 members of the entourage, including 32 journalists and a local mayor&rsquo;s wife, were killed. Many of their corpses were dumped into a pre-dug pit nearby. Three years later, the killings keep coming, and justice has yet to be served.<br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/philippines/121206/philippines-political-massacre-ampatuan-journalists-protest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Journalists beware Conflict Zones Elections Asia-Pacific Politics Education Political Risk Philippines Mon, 10 Dec 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Patrick Winn 5728217 at http://www.globalpost.com