News

Candidates’ Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Networth (SALN) or Summary Tax Return

Alamin ang mga kandidatong kusang nagbigay (at hindi nagbigay) ng kanilang SALN and/or other financial disclosure, at dedma sa ating simpleng katanungan! Inyong mababasa ang Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Networth (SALN) or summary ng Tax Return ng ilang mga kandidato. Sinulatan natin ang lahat ng kandidato, ngunit iilan lamang ang sumagot at nag-bigay ng […]

Editorial

An Indonesian tycoon’s media empire in the Philippines exposed

The Constitution bars foreigners from owning a single share in a media enterprise: “The ownership and management of mass media shall be limited to citizens of the Philippines.” (Article 16, Section 11) The reality established by indisputable facts, though, is that the Indonesian Anthoni Salim has practically skirted our laws and the Constitution to control […]

KAKAMPI MO ANG BATAS

Hypocritical activism rises at UP

LIFE’S INSPIRATIONS: “… The LORD detests all the proud of heart. Be sure of this: They will not go unpunished…” (Proverbs 16: 5, the Holy Bible). -ooo- FACEBOOK SELLING PERSONAL DATA OF USERS? The beauty of attending seminars on continuing legal education is that gems of wisdom literally overflow from lecturers who have become experts […]

MAGKASANGGA TAYO

Pikon Talo! DU30 Sumobra na talaga! Baligtaran at Trayduran Na!

Baligtaran na, Saksakan sa likod, at Trayduran Na- Kung noong 2013 elections ay Alidom ang pilit nilang pinapuputok ng mga intrigero at mga nag nanais mang-underground at sirain ang samahan VerDom o Vergara-Domogan, sa aking palagay sa ngayon ay kapag ipinilit nila uli ang Alidom na ‘yan ay talagang makakasira lang yan kay Apo Morris. […]

FAIR AND SQUARE

For A Change: The Unabashed Cutting of Pine Trees (Part 1)

Long before I came to recite the poem “Trees” immortalized by the poet, Joyce Kilmer, I already had an endearing attachment with trees even as a toddler. Being from a family wallowing in poverty, so to speak, the trees that abound in the communal forests where we lived were the wealth and the joy that […]