[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…

[Statement] The 15-year RH crusade is capped in triumph when the SC declared the RH Law constitutional and signaled the full implementation of the controversial measure. -Edcel lagman

The 15-year RH crusade is capped in triumph when the Supreme Court declared the RH Law constitutional and signaled the full implementation of the controversial measure. This monumental decision upholds the separation of Church and State and affirms the supremacy of government in secular concerns like health and socio-economic development. A grateful nation salutes the…

[From the web] Media, netizens to mark EDSA with ‘Black Tuesday’ protest -PCIJ

Media, netizens to mark EDSA with ‘Black Tuesday’ protest February 21, 2014 MEDIA ORGANIZATIONS, netizens, and civil society groups will commemorate the 28th anniversary of the EDSA People Power Revolt on Tuesday, Feb. 25, with a coordinated online protest against a recent Supreme Court ruling affirming the constitutionality of online libel. The “Black Tuesday” protest…

[Press Release] Health advocates welcome victory over PDAF’s unconstitutionality -ABI-Health

Health advocates welcome victory over PDAF’s unconstitutionality Finally, the health of the Filipino people seizes to become just another target for political patronage of traditional politicians. This came as a result of the Supreme Court’s recent ruling that the Priority Development Assistance Funds (PDAF) is unconstitutional. With this latest development, health advocates have welcomed this…

[In the news] SC junks PDAF as unconstitutional -RAPPLER.COM

SC junks PDAF as unconstitutional BY RAPPLER.COM November 19, 2013 MANILA, Philippines (8th UPDATE) – The Supreme Court on Tuesday, November 19, declared as unconstitutional the legislators’ controversial pork barrel fund known as the Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF). The High Tribunal also struck down as illegal provisions in two laws that allow the President…

[Statement] PLDT/DIGITEL Management… Untouchable? -DEU

PLDT/DIGITEL Management… Untouchable? After continuously defying and snubbing the Supreme Court’s decision (G.R.No. 184903-04, January 21, 2013) and Department of Labor and Employment’s order (Writ of Execution, March 19, 2013) to commence Collective Bargaining Agreement and Back to Work in favor of Digitel Employees Union (DEU), the PLDT/DIGITEL Management filed a case versus DEU, last…

[Statement] Pahayag ng Digitel Employees Union (DEU)

Pahayag ng Digitel Employees Union (DEU) Ayaw namin sa ERP-Rehire, lalong AYAW namin sa SARA-Tanggal! Integrate and ABSORB Digitel employees – YES! … at pasimulan ang CBA nego – Ito ang aming GUSTO! Now na!! Pebrero 2013, wala pang isang taon matapos mabili ng PLDT ang Digitel, ini anunsyo ng PLDT ang pagsasara ng Digitel…

[Appeal] Support DIGITEL workers’ rights!

Dear fellow workers and Concerned Citizens, We, the surviving Digitel employees are now embattled with latest move of DIGITEL /PLDT for “permanent closure”, allegedly due to the integration with PLDT. Notices of Redundancy with different dates were served to employees referring to management bulletin dated February 07, 2013 , just two weeks after issuance of…