Bakit ganito ako kaseryoso ngayon? Dahil sa ruling ng Supreme Court na mag-aalis ng Filipino at Panitikan bilang core subjects sa kolehiyo. Hindi masusukat ang pinsalang magagawa nito sa mga darating na henerasyon.
Old age is relevant only in determining the existence of a mitigating circumstance but is not a factor in the determination of criminal liability, the sentencing, and the service of sentences
Nations must develop a strong policy agenda to turn the principles of the Declaration on Information and Democracy into a reality
The coming entry of China Telecom into our communication infrastructure serves the interest of a covetous neighbor that has wronged us so many times
Despite difficulties and persistent challenges, government efforts to protect overseas Filipino workers continue to decisively progress
Their insights inspired students and fellow journalists alike. Their hard work, struggles, and perseverance are worth emulating. They also made us think that if they can do it, so can we.
Books tear down the walls of what society assumed to be fixed, or at least, could largely be demolished only by political or economic policies. Books are revolutionary in themselves.
Atty Ben committed his life to building the resources and infrastructure necessary to empower farmers. He believed in farmers.
Ibinibigay ng administrasyong Duterte ang bawat pagkakataon para may tumayong bayani
Some may have forgotten the monstrous Yolanda, the failure of the government, and the unscrupulous corruption of public officials. But we have not.
On the 5th anniversary of Super Typhoon Yolanda, we remember the countless people whose lives were changed forever
Under President Duterte's watch, we've gone down the global Doing Business ranking by 25 notches all in all – by far the largest decline in ASEAN
Because the burden of the presidency is heavy, with multifarious demands all having legal implications and consequences, the President is expected to secure the best legal advice available
Mahimbing pa rin ba ang tulog natin kapag nakopo na ng mga sundalo ang pagpapalakad ng gobyerno?
Information on the President's health is controlled by the Palace and insiders, and there is little to no incentive – politically or legally – for any official to break ranks until the very end
Mocha Uson, you asked the Lumad to chant your President's name. Well here's my response: his name's not worth chanting.
Scientists have been sniffing the trail of the science behind the smell of human emotions
The prevailing attitude in Davao at the time, however, was not one of condemnation, outrage, and horror, as one might reasonably expect. Rather, people were pragmatic and tolerant.
This controversy, at its most basic, is about one usurping the power that properly belongs to the sovereign Filipino people because he is scared of the shadow he himself has cast
The Liberal Party-led senatorial slate should make sure volunteer sign-ups and social media endorsements will translate to votes
Evidence suggests that ours is a generally healthy economy, posting impressive growth, but carrying some structural flaws
The world marks November 2, International Day to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists, at a time when threats to journalistic endeavor are more widespread than ever
OceanaGold has not adhered to its commitments under its mining permit and various Philippine laws and regulations
President Duterte needs to address systematic abuses in police training, promotions and assignment of posts
We need to eliminate barriers to women in economics from entry level to leadership roles
It’s been more than two years already, and otherwise pious and caring Filipinos seem largely unconcerned with the drug war
The threats of climate change transcend economic and political boundaries
'This is not the first massacre of farmers in Philippine history. Filipino farmers have long fought for genuine agrarian reforms... They ask for land, not bullets.'
Your one and only life is worth the brainwork
Her refusal to again denounce President Duterte's reprehensible language and constant debasement of women was not only disappointing, it was disgusting
That’s the person you need to mount campaign events that everyone – the crowd, the journalists, and larger public – will remember.
Will Brazil's clone of the Philippines' Duterte come to power?
P'wede mo nang isiwalat na inuutusan kang sumumpa at murahin ang lahi ng binu-bully ninyong account, habang pinupuri mo ang karahasan at pagpatay, habang winawalang-bahala mo ang bumabagsak na ekonomiya
A climbing index signals general optimism among buyers and sellers of stocks, whereas a dropping index signals general pessimism
The unfortunate reality is that lies and manipulation are not just innocent fantasies to pursue one’s interests. These acts hurt the rest who are doing things the right way.
Having a mental illness does not indicate a weakness of character or that someone is broken. It is an illness that requires medical attention.
Decent nations and people around the world must see this through and call for justice. To remain silent is to allow tyrants in sheep's clothing to also chop off our freedom.
Archbishop Oscar Romero was the shepherd who had the smell of the sheep
I heard a proposal that only those who finished college should run, which is stupid, because everyone should be free to run. I'd rather that all senatorial candidates bring a picture of their libraries.
The inability to act today would mean irreparable damage to the lives of millions of Asians living in extremely climate-vulnerable regions
Making planning work means putting the people at the heart and center of what we all want to achieve. Plans without ownership are also plans that are useless.
The government's intensified campaign against communist rebels makes indigenous peoples vulnerable to violence; the specter of death underpins their lives like an active fault line
If the lengthy pretrial process in the Philippines cannot be addressed, rule of law cannot be established
Vice President Leni Robredo says in a speech in Washington DC: 'Now, more than ever, we need leaders who will step down from their pedestal and walk with the last, the least, and the lost'
In her book, Marilen Dañguilan doubts if the story of the RH Law will ever end, what with the strong lobby of religious groups as well as the legal bedrock on which they can always anchor their counterarguments
'Only by shifting away from dirty energy – the leading cause of climate change – can Filipinos truly move from being tagged as victims of the climate towards being known as its protectors'
Destructive human activities and climate-related disasters have tipped our marine ecological balance to a point where urgent measures are needed to prevent a food security crisis
Ang eleksiyon ay tungkol sa ating mga botante. Ang laging tanong ay: ano ba ang magagawa ni Kandidato X at ni Kandidato Y upang paunlarin ang buhay natin?