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Online risks

SCHOOLS have reopened. Classes have resumed. It’s the perfect time to talk about current popular tools that can be a source of our children’s...

Alarming

ONE BIG story jolting the country today is the so-called “ghost dialysis scam” involving a private dialysis clinic and PhilHealth. While the exposé needs...

Foreign garbage and corruption in ports

IT APPEARS that our country is being targeted as dumping ground of other nations’ garbage owing to our inadequate controls at various ports of...

Never again

SIXTY-NINE shipping containers of illegally dumped Canadian trash finally set sail for home after a six-year fight to get Canada to comply with the...

The choices we make

NOW ALMOST a month after the May 13 midterm elections, we must ask ourselves: Did we vote the right people to government offices?We keep...

The promise

(We yield this space to the statement of the Alliance of Concerned Teachers due to its timeliness. – Ed.)FOLLOWING through Malacañang’s statement that preparations...

Teacher Protection Act

HERE’S one good news for teachers this new school year: the passage of House Bill (HB) 9065 or the Teacher Protection Act on third...

Ill-gotten wealth

WE SHOULD make sure that proceeds of the auction of the P704.8-million worth of jewelry seized from former first lady Imelda Marcos will truly...

Well-being of millions

PRESIDENT Duterte has certified as urgent the sin tax bill. The Senate and the House of Representatives have only two days left – today...

Sin tax and health

PREVIOUS sin taxes and other forms of policy interventions did little to practically nothing to diminish the smoking – and drinking – prevalence that...

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