Editorial

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...

‘Labanan ang pagbusal sa dila at kamalayan’

(We yield this space to the statement of the Concerned Artists of the Philippines due to its significance. – Ed.) KAHANGALAN kung ituturing ang ipinataw...

Conservation, protection, sustainable mgt

DO YOU KNOW that May the Month of the Ocean? It aims to highlight the importance and significance of conservation, protection and sustainable management...

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