By DEE AYROSO
Month: April 2019
In this report, we take a second look on the charges filed against IT companies IP Converge and Suniway Group of Companies. The National Union of Peoples’ Lawyers provided legal assistance to the alternative media outfits.
They [policemen] pointed their guns at Djastin who raised his hands and said, “Huwag po. Huwag po.”
“We fight not only for our sons and husbands. We do this for the killings to stop. So that there will be no more victims.”
What we are witnessing is a war against civilians since Duterte assumed the presidency. He started with the thousands of poor drug suspects, using anti-drugs campaign as a veil. Now, authorities are mouthing anti-criminality and counterinsurgency for going after civilians.
In this episode, Bulatlat remembers that fateful day when Emilio Aguinaldo pledged his allegiance to the US government.
By DEE AYROSO
Ni MARVIN LOBOS Nagtanim kami Ng lakas-ng-loob Ng baka-sakali Sa burak Na napaglubugan na halos Ng kaliwa naming paa. Doon Hindi mo na makikilala Ang aming pawis Libag Luha Dugo Pagkat pinag-isang dibdib na mga iyon Ng aming lunggati Sa dalisay na tubig at putik Upang malayang magniig At magbunga ng mga palay ng pag-ibig.…
Ni RENE BOY ABIVA (Para sa Negros 14) Pinakawalan ni Haring Sauron ang higit isandaan sa pinakamakamandag-pinakawalang puso’t kaluluwa niyang sahurang mamamatay tuwing kinsenas-katapusan sa payak-pobreng lupain ng mga magsasaka ng Canlaon, Manjuyod, at Santa Catalina habang ang buong mundo’y tahimik na inuugoy sa kama na yari sa hinabing hibla at tinik ng makahiya; at…
Approximately 4 million Filipino children are out of school while a staggering 2.1 million children are employed in informal or manual work to contribute to their family’s low income.