By DEE AYROSO
Day: April 24, 2020
In public hospitals, Alliance of Health Workers said frontline health workers are enraged over the inadequate protective gear, equipment, and supplies provided to them.
“We have now heard straight from the horse’s mouth that the President intends to exploit the pandemic as a pretext to implement his scheme of imposing nationwide martial and ruling as a dictator.”
Ni ROWIE MADULA Ano ba ang laman ng mahiwagang sling bag? Nariyan ba ang ayudang natanggap? Perang pambili ng gamot O 2 lata ng sardinas? Mga butil ba ng bigas? Biskwit na kakainin bukas? Ano ba ang laman ng mahiwagang sling bag? Nariyan ba ang mga natitirang alaala? Mga larawan ng pamilya asawa, anak, kapatid,…
“It is the state’s duty to ensure and protect human rights at all times, more importantly during the time of crisis where the temptation or desire to resort to abuse of power is strong.”
Treating the current global food crisis as a ‘logistics’ issue glosses over the fact that it roots from decades of imperialist plunder, land grabbing, trade monopolies, and neoliberal policies espoused by International Monetary Fund, World Bank, World Trade Organization, and other international financial institutions.
“Amid the lockdown because of COVID-19 pandemic, Balay Alima is struggling to find food and cleaning and hygiene supplies. And because of their old age, they are more at risk from COVID-19. At this time, they really need our help.”
In the fourth episode of Bulatlatan, community doctor Dr. Gene Nisperos debunked the many narratives peddled by government officials regarding COVID-19 pandemic.