Archive for the ‘Local Government’ Category

"There is one dream that we all Filipinos share: that our children may have a better life than we have had. To make this country, our country, a nation for our children." — Jose W. Diokno Do not forget: We Filipinos are the first Asian people who...

WE ARE reposting this article originally titled "Pacquiao's other 'sideline'" first published on the website of the Center for Media Freedom and Responsibility. The article reads in part: Cheers to the Philippine press for being consistently on the...

WE ARE REPRINTING this article originally titled "MILF guerrillas watch from a distance as PNP Board of Inquiry visits encounter site" first published on the website of MindaNews on February 25, 2015. SITIO ALILING, Tukanalipao, Mamasapano, Maguindanao...

ON February 16, 2015, the Ateneo Human Rights Center and the Committee on Human Rights of the House of Representatives held a forum on the planned creation of the Bangsamoro Human Rights Commission. The creation of the body is contained in the proposed...

WE are reblogging this article originally titled "Q and A with MILF Commander Haramen on Mamasapano: Walang eroplano, walang bazooka"  published on the MindaNews website on February 13, 2015. It includes a Q and A by MindaNews' Carolyn O. Arguillas...

WHAT ARE PEOPLE saying on social media about an all-out war in Mindanao? [View the story "Kris and the keyboard warriors" on...

WITHOUT A DOUBT, the Philippine government has tried to match nearly peso for peso the massive amounts of donations that foreign governments, donor agencies, corporate entities, and citizens of the world have raised for the victims of super typhoon...