Month: February 2016

Save Our Schools (SOS) Report:  Salugpungan Ta’ tanu Igkanogon Community Learning Center

School Profile 3: Salugpungan Ta’ tanu Igkanogon Community Learning Center, Compostela Valley, 5 Nob. 2015 Ni ROLAND B. TOLENTINO Bulatlat.com May limang guro sa Ta’ tanu Igkanogon Community Learning Center, at ang pinakasenior rito ay si Artemia Olivar, edad 54. Hanggang Grade 7 pa lamang ang kapasidad ng center. Pero mahaba na ang karanasan nito…

Remembering EDSA ‘People Power’

By Carol Pagaduan-Araullo Streetwise | BusinessWorld “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” — George Santayana From Feb. 22 to 25, the nation will be marking the thirtieth year of the people’s uprising that toppled the US-backed Marcos dictatorship dubbed EDSA “People Power.” Ironically, this event will take place even as…

Sick, sick, sick

By LUIS V. TEODORO Vantage Point | BusinessWorld Five people are running for president of the Republic in the May 2016 elections. Six are contesting the vice-presidency, and several dozen are campaigning for a seat among the 12 available in the Senate. Literally thousands more are running for: • 297 seats in the House of…