On the turnover of the ‘source code’ to Comelec

May 10, 2013

How sure are we now that the claimed “source code” is the same one loaded in 70,000 plus PCOS machines that have been deployed all over the Philippines with several already tested for FTS? It will need opening up all PCOS units and running the hash code – a humongous task that only a “superman” […]

Orly Marcellana ng Kasama-TK (Darius Galang)

Liham: Marapat na idiskwalipika ang Akbayan

October 22, 2012

Naninindigan ang militanteng kilusang magbubukid sa rehiyon ng Timog Katagalugan na tama at lehitimo ang mainit na panawagang huwag pahintulutan ang grupong Akbayan na tumakbo sa party-list elections. Sa pagdami ng maralita sa kanayunan na nabuklod at naorganisa sa militanteng tradisyon ng pakikibaka sa lupa, desperado pa rin ang estado sa pagsuporta at paghahasik sa […]

Sen. Juan Ponce Enrile, presiding officer ng impeachment court. (AFP photo/Ted Aljibe/Senate Pool)

‘Rules of the Impeachment Proceedings Must be Relaxed’

January 26, 2012

The rules of court and criminal procedure on evidence, whether liberally or strictly construed, has no place in an impeachment proceeding full stop, no ifs or buts. What is supposed to be suppletory, has become the main rule, to the detriment of the peoples’ search for truth.

Malawakang pagtotroso: laganap pa rin, sa kabila ng pag-upo ni Aquino. Kuha sa Surigao del Sur noong 2009. (KR Guda/PW File Photo)

‘Di dapat mabilib sa plano ni PNoy sa climate change

November 25, 2011

Tugon namin ito sa kaaapruba pa lamang na National Climate Change Action Plan (NCCAP) kung saan pinangalanang pinakaberdeng pangulo (“greenest president”) ng Pilipinas si Pang. Noynoy Aquino. Kalokohang gawaran ng ganitong titulo si Aquino sa pagpasa niya ng NCCAP, dahil kosmetiko lamang ito at walang resolusyon sa mga isyu sa polisiya sa Republic Act 9729 o Climate Change Act of 2009.

Reaksiyonaryong Estado

September 8, 2011

Ang naganap na demolisyon sa sitio San Rafael, Old Balara noong ika-31 ng Agosto 2011, ay maituturing na isang bangungot para sa mga maralitang naapektuhan.

How to Protect Ourselves From Nuclear Radiation

April 17, 2011

Misleading and false information regarding nuclear radiation and the dangers of exposure, particularly to lower levels associated with long-term adverse effects, continue to dominate whatever news is available to the people. Lives are at stake and this nuclear disaster is not something to trivialize. People, collectively and individually, should seriously begin to take steps to protect themselves from the nuclear radiation fallout and the inevitable contamination of our environment and our bodies.