We support the move of the US Senate as it calls out Philippine officials involved in the unjust and arbitrary detention of Sen. Leila de Lima.
Still embroiled in the GCTA mess, the Bureau of Corrections has gotten itself into another controversy when it allowed the transfer of 10 high profile inmates from the New Bilibid Prisons to the Marine barracks in Taguig. The explanation of Justice Secretary Guevarra that the transfer was for security reasons is a virtual admission of […]
DFA Secretary Teodoro Locsin, Jr.’s decision to cancel diplomatic passports for former Ambassadors, it goes without saying, reeks of disrespect to diplomats who have served our country with honor. Beyond this, it also defies the law. No Filipino—regardless of the title he or she may hold—is above the law. Not even a secretary can flout […]
Secretary Jesse Robredo would have been 61 today.
As we know him, “simple” Jesse would not wish for any grand celebration, but something meaningful and productive that could be shared with the people.