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Friday, July 2nd, 2010

A Look Back at Arroyo’s Many Sins and Why She Should Pay

By RONALYN V. OLEA Up to Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo's last weeks in office, impunity presented itself . She should be made accountable for all these atrocities inflicted on the Filipino people.

Saturday, November 25th, 2006

Macapagal-Arroyo Wants Subjectivism in Media

The President wants media organizations to be subjective in their reports, insisting that the “good news” must be given due prominence. BY DANILO ARAÑA ARAO President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo this week chided media practitioners for not giving...

Saturday, October 21st, 2006

Sword of War in the Korean Peninsula

Peace in the Korean Peninsula is just a fog if seen from the periscope of the U.S. Making it transparent would be asking the U.S. forces for an exit from the peninsula. By Bobby Tuazon Peace...

Saturday, October 21st, 2006

UNSC Resolution 1718 Provides U.S. Imperialism the License to Provoke and Attack DPRK at Anytime

UN Security Council (UNSC) resolution No. 1718 does not stipulate any explicit permission to the U.S. and its cohorts to launch an immediate military attack on the DPRK but lays down the basis and opens the way...

Saturday, October 21st, 2006

U.S. Presence Makes Us Nuke Targets, Scientists Tell Arroyo

Biggest WMD stockpile is in the U.S., AGHAM says “The U.S. is the only country to have used the atomic bomb which killed 220,000 people in Hiroshima and Nagasaki. It has the largest stockpile of weapons of...

Saturday, April 29th, 2006

National ID system a major setback for civil liberties – Bayan

The impending implementation of the National ID System after a Supreme Court ruling upholding its constitutionality will be a major setback for civil liberties according Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (Bayan) secretary general Renato M. Reyes, Jr, one of...

Sunday, January 22nd, 2006

More than 80% dissatisfied with GMA’s performance – IBON Based on the latest survey of an independent research think-tank, it appears that four out of every five Filipinos are dissatisfied with Gloria Macapagal Arroyo’s performance as President while three out of every five Filipinos think...

Sunday, January 22nd, 2006

CAP Employees Unite with Plan Holders, Prepare Protests

BY MAUREEN A. HERMITANIO Plan holders are up in arms over the failure of a pre-need company to give them their hard-earned money. Surprisingly, the company’s employees are now behind them in their struggle. Employees of...

Sunday, January 22nd, 2006

Despite gov’t decision favoring land distribution Hacienda Luisita Workers Still Face Uphill Battle

BY ABNER BOLOS The strike may have been lifted last December 8, 2005, but the struggle of the farm workers of Hacienda Luisita, Inc. (HLI) is far from over. Among the unresolved issues are coverage of...

Sunday, January 22nd, 2006

On the 19th year of the Mendiola Massacre Peasants’ Blood Compact Signals 100 Days of Protest vs GMA, Chacha

On January 22, 1987 at the historic Mendiola Bridge, soldiers drew first blood as they opened fire on demonstrators calling on the government to implement genuine agrarian reform. Since this resulted in 13 demonstrators being killed, this...

Sunday, January 22nd, 2006

Lawyers on Subic rape case: `Without Warrant, Trial of Four US Soldiers Cannot Proceed’

With the failure to serve the warrant of arrest to the four U.S. Marines accused of raping a Filipino woman, just where is the Subic Rape Case heading? Lawyers said that it is going nowhere and as...

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