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Editorial

Eco-friendly Brigada Eskwela

TODAY the annual Brigada Eskwela (the cleanup, repair and renovation activities in schools prior to the resumption of classes) kicks off. Instead of “thank...

Extended El Niño

THE COMING rice planting months may have much less water than usual. According to the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa), El...

Outrageous spending

WE HEARD that a candidate for governor in the recent midterm elections had a budget of over a billion pesos. Imagine how big those...

More questions than answers

(We yield this space to the statement of election watchdog BaBaE! Network due to its timeliness. – Ed.)WE question the integrity of the 2019...

‘Bobotante’

TODAY, May 13, election day, the most powerful persons in the country are the voters. But they could also be the most dumb.Here’s the...

Election transparency is a must

(We yield this space to the statement of the Babae, Bantayan ang Eleksyon! Network due to its timeliness. – Ed.)WE EXPRESS alarm over the...

Make peace a priority agenda

THOUGH with just a few days remaining before the May 13 midterm polls, it is never too late to remind candidates to make peace...

We’re not the world’s garbage collectors

JUST THIS Monday, May 6, President Duterte issued a verbal directive against waste importation amid the country’s long-running garbage feud with Canada.“The President is...

For working mothers

EVERYBODY’S busy for the May 13 midterm elections that one important development of national consequence was barely noticed – the finalization of the implementing...

The final stretch

AS THE CAMPAIGN for the midterm polls enters the final stretch, expect more candidates and parties to step up their last-ditch efforts to woo...

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