Ni KERIMA LORENA TARIMAN kanina lang, tumama sa haligi ng kubo ang punglo, na gusto nilang ilibing sa kanyang bungo. at ngayon, ang bisita ay naka-plasta sa kanilang bangko, ipinagtimpla ng kape, inalok ng sigarilyo, at hinayaang maligo sa mapagpakumbabang banyo, para maging presko ang pakiramdam habang inuusisa, ng kanilang mga bibig at mata, mata…
Day: November 27, 2015
Tanim bala? Blame the media — again
By LUIS V. TEODORO Vantage Point | BusinessWorld He probably didn’t remember it — or if he did, and was asked about it, President Benigno S. C. Aquino III would very likely have dismissed the Nov. 23, 2009 Maguindanao Massacre as just another case of media sensationalism. After all, Mr. Aquino, for well over five…
Elusive justice, political accommodation and economic power
By BENJIE OLIVEROS Bulatlat perspective “We are having difficulties fighting the moneyed Ampatuans.” This was a heart rending statement from Grace Morales – who lost her husband, Rossell, and her older sister, Marites Cablitas, in the Maguindanao massacre – as quoted in an inquirer.net special report Maguindanao massacre: Victims’ kin losing hope. And to think,…
Orthopedic Center wins against privatization, remains vigilant
They may have stopped the privatization of the Philippine Orthopedic Center, but the fight is not yet over.
Bulatlat finalist in Save the Children awards
Bulatlat’s report titled “Children’s health at risk with low breastfeeding practice” was written by senior reporter and copy editor Ronalyn V. Olea.