By Aries Joseph Hegina
Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (Bayan) secretary general Renato Reyes Jr. slammed the statement issued by Presidential Assistant for Rehabilitation and Recovery Panfilo Lacson on Monday saying that the anti-government protests staged in Tacloban City were supported by Romualdezes.
By Nikko Dizon
“Curse me, criticize me but I believe I must do the right thing,” President Benigno Aquino III said on Friday, defending the pace of rebuilding in communities ravaged by Supertyphoon “Yolanda” (international name: Haiyan) a year ago.
By Kristine Angeli Sabillo
Militant groups on Monday condemned a Bulacan court’s decision to allow the transfer of retired Army Major General Jovito Palparan Jr. to the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Custodial Center in Fort Bonifacio.
Filipinos are now showing solidarity against the pork barrel system. The people’s initiative and mass actions in Luneta signify the public’s heartfelt discontent over the creeping dictatorship.—Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (Bayan) Secretary-General Renato Reyes
By Frances Mangosing
Several groups and individuals will hold another major anti-pork barrel rally on August 25 on Roxas Boulevard in Luneta, a year after the Million People March.