Archive for the ‘Media’ Category

We are reposting this article published on April 15, 2014 about the challenges being faced by the sugar industry in Negros Occidental. CUARESMA or Holy Week is the time when Filipinos reflect on the agony of Jesus Christ. It is also the time when the...

ON March 17, 2015, the Right to Know, Right Now! Coalition and the University of the Philippines-Center for Integrative & Development Studies (UP-CIDS) held a forum on the independent evaluation of the Freedom of Information Bills by lawyer Jose...

TIME is running out for the House of Representatives to approve its version of the proposed Freedom of Information law. Perhaps you are wondering right now why do we need an FOI? This video short produced by the Institute for Freedom of Information,...

Erap, Grace Poe, Mayor Duterte in statistical three-way tie? View the results of the March 2015 National Survey on 2016 Electoral Preferences. [caption id="attachment_18525" align="aligncenter" width="500"] MR. PALENGKE drops to No. 7 in the list...

By Rowena F. Caronan BEFORE the year is over, the government would have been done shopping for computers, assault rifles, ballistic helmets, medical and farm equipment, and office supplies, and have a building or two constructed. Its shopping list...

By Julius D. Mariveles FIRST came the snails. The rotten veggies followed. And now, farmers crying for agrarian reform want to file a complaint before the Committee on Ethics and Privileges of the House of Representatives against lawmakers who seem...

By Rowena F. Caronan FINGERS ARE crossed that whoever becomes the next Director General of the Philippine National Police (PNP) would not also become a magnet of controversies like many of his predecessors. In fact, of the four PNP heads who have...