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Mainit na kamao * Latest Posts Poetry 

Mainit na kamao

Ni REYWYNX MORGADO Minsan ika’y nakatulog Tila hindi naririnig ang kanilang mga bulong Nakatali sa maraming personal na rason Pero di mo maiintindihan, kahit gaano katagal Magigising at magigising ka. Pagbukas ng iyong mga mata, andoon pa rin sila, naghihintay Walang kapagurang tinatahak ang lansanga’t kanayunan Mapagsilbihan lang ang taumbayan. Gigising ka’t biglang iiyak, dahil di mo inakalang yakap-yakap ka pa rin nila Kamao mo’y nakataas Tangan-tangan mo’y hinaing ng mga api Babangon ka’t babalik rin Sa lugar kung saan ka nagsimula. Plakard, flags at megaphone Yayakapin mo ulit Upang…

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Is change forthcoming under the Duterte administration? * Latest Posts Bulatlat Perspective Commentary 

Is change forthcoming under the Duterte administration?

By BENJIE OLIVEROS Bulatlat perspective For the first time in recent years, the sitting president’s first State of the Nation Address (SONA) was met not by protests but by support for the change he promised during his campaign and right after winning the elections. It was also a first in recent years that the mass action during the annual SONA was able to go near the Batasan complex. Progressives were there to present their agenda for change. This was the same 15-point agenda that they earlier handed to President Duterte….

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