Priorities? Palace gives go-signal to Tampakan mining amid COVID-19 surge

“Without missing a beat, we are now seeing what this Terror Law is for: to further exploit the natural resources of our country while silencing those who oppose it.” BY AARON MACARAEG Bulatlat.com MANILA– Amid surging number of COVID-19 cases, President Rodrigo Duterte has approved to “restore” the Environmental Compliance Certificate (ECC) of the Tampakan…

Women’s group condemns arrest of #Pride20, cites violation of international laws

“The arrest of #Pride20 directly goes against the Philippine government’s pledge of commitment to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women’s (CEDAW).” By AARON MACARAEG Bulatlat.com MANILA– An international women’s group condemned arrest of 20 members of LGBTQIA+ and their supporters, also known as #Pride20, while holding a protest commemorating…

#PRIDE20: Queer activists, supporters arrested during a Pride Protest

“There is no other way to describe this violent dispersal as a blatant attack on the LGBTQ+ community and its long history of militant resistance against State repression, especially amid the looming passage of the Anti-Terrorism Bill.” BY AARON MACARAEG Bulatlat.com MANILA– LGBTQIA+ activists and their allies came to celebrate on Thursday, June 26 the…

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Ni Ricky Gomez   Itong si Edgardo Palagi na lang oo Sa utos ni Dino Na tuta ni Rodrigo Isa pa to’ng si Año Mando lang ng mando Quarantine pass kanselado Ano naman kaya ang maitutulong ni Cimatu? Ang mga Sugbuanon Ang sinisisi ng mga tonto Mga matitigas ang ulo! Ayaw ninyong makinig! Kampante kayong…