Tita Brenie shows ATM members RT Mining’s operations in Maya village.
One of its facilities is in the far background.

[Blog] Brown water, black sand: MacArthur, Leyte’s struggle against mining, Yolanda, and climate change. By Denise M. Fontanilla

Brown water, black sand MacArthur, Leyte’s struggle against mining, Yolanda, and climate change Text and photos by Denise M. Fontanilla I recently spent eight days in eastern Visayas, the region where typhoon Yolanda first passed through on November 8, 2013, almost ten months ago. Alyansa Tigil Mina (ATM, or Alliance Against Mining) invited the civil…

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[Blog] Obama and Netanhayu’s Israel in exterminating the Palestinian People is a Crime Against Humanity. By Jose Mario De Vega

The Joint War Criminality of Obama and Netanhayu’s Israel in exterminating the Palestinian People is a Crime Against Humanity By Jose Mario De Vega I refer to “Obama is a ‘war criminal’ for supporting Israel’s treatment of Palestinians – Cornel West”, RT Question More, August 06 with regard to the public speech delivered by a…

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[Blog] Dalawang Jose, dalawang Bayani. Ni Gregorio V. Bituin Jr.

Dalawang Jose, dalawang Bayani ni Gregorio V. Bituin Jr. Nanalasa ang bagyong Jose sa bansa nitong nakaraang linggo. Kasagsagan ng bagyong Jose ay pinatutugtog naman ang Lolo Jose sa radyo, isang awitin ng pagmamahal ni Coritha sa kanyang matanda. Hanggang sa pumasok sa aking isipan ang dalawang bayaning may pangalang Jose. Nakilala ko si Rizal…

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[Blog] Mr. Aquino’s attack on the SC over its adverse ruling on the unconstitutionality of the DAP may lead to a Constitutional Crisis. By Jose Mario De Vega

Mr. Aquino’s unpresidential act of unprofessionally attacking the Supreme Court over its adverse ruling on the unconstitutionality of the DAP may lead to a Constitutional Crisis By Jose Mario De Vega I refer to the Philippine Daily Inquirer report, “Aquino warns SC of clash”, July 15th concerning the nationally televised address of Mr. Aquino defending…