[Blogger] This is not funny! – koihernandez.wordpress.com

This is not funny! by Koi Hernandez It’s in all news. The number of Dengue Cases here in the Philippines is getting more and more alarming again. This deadly disease that has taken lives of our beloved in the Philippines is caused by a mosquito called the Aedes Aegypti. Aedes aegypti is a vector for…

[Blogger] Why perpetrators of enforced disapperance should be limited to agents of the state?

WHY PERPETRATORS OF ENFORCED DISAPPERANCE SHOULD BE LIMITED TO AGENTS OF THE STATE OR PUBLIC OFFICERS? Source: anakngdesaparecidos.wordpress.com *This is the position of the Families of Victims of Involuntary Disappearance on the issue of exclusion of the NON-STATE ACTORS in the recent bill on Anti-Enforced Disappearance Law. • Enforced disappearance violates the fundamental rights to…

[Blogger] Climate Change, Reverse Dutch Disease, and Third World Industrialization – Politics for Breakfast

Climate Change, Reverse Dutch Disease, and Third World Industrialization by James Miraflor Climate change is one of the “great pessimisms” of the 21st century, to quote Matt Ridley – author of the “The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves (2010). Indeed, it is the primary threat to humanity’s vision of a bright future of technological prosperity.…

[Blogger] Defenders of Human Rights – Life in a Box

rommelyamzon.blogspot.com People usually ask how they can be of help when they are needed to take a stand. Some are even afraid to participate because this might mean committing themselves to something far beyond what they are willing or able to do. One important factor in a cause being realized is the number of people…

[Blogger] ‘Till DEATH do us part – olegs87.wordpress.com

by Rapha-el Olegario olegs87.wordpress.com KAMPAY! Hanggang saan ang hangganan sa pagsisilbi lalo sa mga kapatid na kapus-palad at biktima ng kawalan ng katarungan sa ating lipunan? Hanggan saan? Kamakailan lang, ay nanggaling ako sa isang seminar patungkol sa ”Spirituality of Stewardship and Service”. Sponsored ito ng Socio-Pastoral Institute (SPI) at ng Association of Major Religious…

[Blogger] Politics for Breakfast: Anti-Cory Propaganda Youtube Video

Politics for Breakfast: Anti-Cory Propaganda Youtube Video. by James Mathew Miraflor Politics for Breakfast Someone forwarded me this YouTube video. Judging by the sophistication of this video (graphics, technology used, and all), either it was made by a very political multimedia professional, or someone out to demolish the Noynoy administration hired an expensive multimedia professional…

[Blogger] ASEAN CSO Mtg on LGBT Rights – Maximum Exposure

ASEAN CSO Mtg on LGBT Rights. by Germaine Trittle Leonin [Maximum Exposure] (germainetrittle86.multiply.com) From May 2 to May 5, 2011 over forty lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgenders, intersex and queer (LGBTIQ) activists representing 8 out of ten Southeast Asian countries[1] came together in a historic assembly for the ASEAN People’s Forum to tell their governments that…

[Blogger] Pasko ng pagkabuhay… Alay sa mga nag-alay ng buhay – KAMPAY

by Rapha-el Olegario (KAMPAY) olegs87.wordpress.com Kadalasan tuwing semana santa, sinasariwa natin ang buhay, kamatayan at muling pagkabuhay ni Hesukristo. Tinuring natin siyang napaka-“selfless” pagka’t inialay niya ang kanyang buhay para iangat ang buhay at dignidad lalo ng mahihirap at iligtas tayo mula sa “apoy ng impyerno” o “perdition”. Ano ba yung “apoy ng impiyerno” at…

[Photo blog] Jesus Christ was a torture victim – cannotallowtorture.blogspot.com

Jesus Christ was a torture victim. by CAT Alert! cannotallowtorture.blogspot.com In observance of the Lenten Season we are posting again a portion of the statement released by Philippine Alliance of Human Rights Advocates (PAHRA) during the launching of the CAT Alert campaign three years ago. Here it goes…  Since time immemorial, torture has been humanity’s…