Quarantine curbs access to information

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MANILA, Philippines – Is freedom of information one of the casualties of COVID-19?

Since April, the staff of the  Digital News Exchange (DNX), a community-based news site in Bacolod City, has had zero success in getting a response to its requests for information on COVID-19-related procurement and cash aid.

They’re not the only ones. …