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Thursday, February 26th, 2015

Arraignment of Tiamzon couple, other NDFP consultants deferred

The Court of Appeals is expected to rule on the petition for certiorari filed by the accused soon.

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

How Carmen Deunida fights her battles, and always wins

“Nanay Mameng, isang dula” is sure to win your heart with the life story of the iconic urban poor leader.

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

EDSA 1 anniversary to ring with ‘Aquino Resign’ calls, prayers

“Aquino seems to forget the lessons of EDSA 1 and even the regime of GMA. Government-sponsored repression will only heighten public outrage.”

Monday, February 23rd, 2015

Teachers’ sit-down strike on Feb. 24

Public school teachers are demanding an increase to P25,000 ($557) from the current 18,549 ($413) a month; and P15,000 ($334) from the current P9,000 a month ($200) for non-teaching personnel.

Saturday, February 21st, 2015

#AyokoMagmahal | Students protest impending tuition hikes

“We recognize that achieving quality education is not easy and entails a lot of resources. But, using this as a reason for the yearly increase in tuition fee can be unjust.”

Saturday, February 21st, 2015

OFWs in Riyadh give free vaccinations vs spread of MERs-Corona Virus

OFWs in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia join the fight -- against MERs-Cov.

Saturday, February 21st, 2015

Groups slam Aquino, US troops for violation of Constitution in Mamasapano operations

"The special operation in Mamasapano, Magindanao is a U.S. operation from the start."

Friday, February 20th, 2015

IPs urge govt to scrap anti insurgency program

“The incessant military ops (military operations) in our homeland is a big violation of our constitutional rights."

Thursday, February 19th, 2015

Attainment of peace depends on an ‘acceptable ’Bangsamoro Basic Law – MILF official

“The MILF is bound by processes and documents, if we are to be held accountable, we would do that, instead of covering up, or absolving them.”

Thursday, February 19th, 2015

UN body looks into govt rights violations vs. Corazon de Jesus residents

A United Nations agency has responded to the complaint by urban poor victims who suffered from “one of the most violent demolitions” in the country.

Thursday, February 19th, 2015

$2-M ‘pay-off’ by US not enough for Tubbataha damage

“The US Navy not only incurred considerable damage to our world heritage site, they also clearly violated our Philippine sovereignty and laws.”

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