We express our gravest concern at the warrantless arrest of Rep. France Castro, former Rep. Satur Ocampo, and 17 others, last Wednesday evening in Talaingod, Davao del Norte.
Trabaho at kabuhayan sa bawa’t Pilipino. Makatao at makatarungang pasahod. Disente at siguradong trabaho. Murang mga bilihin. Parang napakasimpleng mga panawagan pero ito ang inaasam ng lahat manggagawang Pilipino. Pakalahati na ang termino ng kasalukuyang administrasyon. Balikan natin ang pinangako nila noong eleksyon. Mawawala na daw ang endo. Natupad po ba ito? Bagama’t nakita nating […]
“It is a warning shot against those who take legal shortcuts. There will always be a day of reckoning for those who follow illegal orders. No bad deed will be forever hidden in darkness. The dawn of justice will come to those who perished in the night.” This was the statement of senatorial bet and […]
“All we ask is that President Duterte give his fellow Filipinos the same degree of respect and compassion that he gives to Chinese nationals. Bakit gusto niyang ipapatay ang mga kapwa Pilipino natin na istambay pero gusto niyang alagaan natin ang mga Tsinong kumukuha ng mga trabahong dapat mabigay sa Pilipino? This was the statement […]
Over 2,300 volunteers listen to 30,000 stories Mark, 20, a volunteer for Project Makinig, admits to having trouble interacting with people, especially strangers. “[Kaya] favorite kong part of Project Makinig is how sobrang genuine ng mga tao sa pag-share ng mga hinaing nila, mga aspirations,” he said after his listening weekend in Mandaluyong. “Yun yung […]
Former Deputy Speaker Lorenzo “Erin” Tañada branded the state of lawless violence proclaimed in Memorandum Order No. 32 (“MO 32”) as “fear-mongering,” saying, “the only ‘Lawless Violence’ here is in government and how it is letting Pinoys be butchered by high commodity prices and inflation.” “I was just in Bicol on the 22nd and the […]
In an effort to find out about the Filipino experience, fears, and dreams, over 2,000 new members and young volunteers of Partido Liberal have gone on a face-to-face listening tour called Project Makinig, engaging in close to 15,000 conversations. Launched last October to go beyond the toxic social media environment, Project Makinig has gone out […]