Day: October 10, 2015

40 days | Still no arrest made on Lianga massacre, as killings continue

“The truth about the killings and forcible evacuation has been clear since the first week of the incident, yet in the delay, many lies have been forcefully fed to the public to justify the systematic military operation against Lumad schools, progressive organizations and communities in Mindanao.”

The myth of inclusive growth under the neoliberal regime

By BENJIE OLIVEROS Bulatlat perspective “Building inclusive economies, building a better world” is the theme of this year’s Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting to be held in Manila this November. Inclusive growth has also been the rallying call of the Aquino administration. The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals from 2015 to 2030 dedicated several goals to…

By Satur C. Ocampo At Ground Level | The Philippine Star At the House of Representatives plenary deliberations on the proposed 2016 General Appropriations Act (national budget) last Monday, two interesting revelations involving investment incentives and wrongful use of public funds were drawn out through assiduous interpellation. One: Both Maynilad Water Services Inc. and Manila…