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Sorsogon City ‘forced it will’

Sorsogon City ‘forced it will’

Marginal Note By Felix ‘Boy’Espineda, Jr. BicolToday.com With a huge public banner displayed prominently with the mother figure look of City Mayor Sally Lee declaring that Sorsogon City is “drug…

Students! Be Noisy!

Commentary By Rafael Monday 2April2017 (BicolToday.com) – “Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence,” said Leonardo da Vinci. It is in silence that we submit our will and freedom to…

NUJP to Duterte: Mawalang-galang subali’t napakalinaw na kayo po, at hindi sila, ang bastos.

NUJP to Duterte: Mawalang-galang subali’t napakalinaw na kayo po, at hindi sila, ang bastos.

[Statement] March 30, 2017 Mr. Duterte, your mouth is getting the better of you! Your incoherent and foulmouthed rant against two of the country’s major media outfits – the Philippine…

Awakening the Sleeping People

Commentary By Rafael Monday 26March2017 (BicolToday.com) – It seems like the world today is a stage play waiting for that much anticipated opening of curtains. The actors are ready, the stage…

POLITICAL KILLINGS IN THE PHILIPPINES – COMPLICITY IN MURDER

POLITICAL KILLINGS IN THE PHILIPPINES – COMPLICITY IN MURDER

By Andrew Anderson Executive Director Front Line Defenders www.frontlinedefenders.org On Thursday, 2 March, Jimboy Tapdasan Pesadilla was contacted by a neighbour to go to his parents’ house urgently. When he…

What Is The Opposite Of Generosity?

What Is The Opposite Of Generosity?

By Atty. Ferdinand E. Laguna Generosity is the word this time in Sorsogon. All because of a tarpaulin placed in the façade of the Bulwagan Ng Katarungan along Rizal Street,…

Statement of the NIA Employees of the Philippines (NIAEASP) on the resignation of NIA Administration Peter Tui Laviña and the appointment of Gen. Ricardo Ramoran Visaya (Ret.) as the new NIA Adminsitrator

Statement of the NIA Employees of the Philippines (NIAEASP) on the resignation of NIA Administration Peter Tui Laviña and the appointment of Gen. Ricardo Ramoran Visaya (Ret.) as the new NIA Adminsitrator

March 6, 2017 The NIAEASP, the 6,000-strong organization of NIA employees nationwide duly recognized by the Management and the Civil Service Commission as the sole bargaining entity for and in…

ILPS Statement on International Women’s Day

ILPS Statement on International Women’s Day

STATEMENT ON INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY WOMEN RISE AND STRIKE AGAINST IMPERIALISM, MILITARISM AND FOR WOMEN’S EMANCIPATION by Prof. Jose Maria Sison Chairperson, International League of Peoples’ Struggle March 8, 2017…

The Song “An Tuba Ni Tiya Behing”

The Song “An Tuba Ni Tiya Behing”

By Atty. Ferdinand E. Laguna (A Cultural Treasure of  Sulucan, Sorsogon  City) I refer to Bgy. Sulucan, East District, Sorsogon City.  And I refer to a real folk song of the people of Sulucan. Some of the lyrics go: An tuba ni Tia Behing Onu baynte…

A Mayor Commits Offense Most Foul Against The Cross

A Mayor Commits Offense Most Foul Against The Cross

By Atty. Ferdinand E. Laguna The butler did it. This a very common phrase, some say attributed to a British detective story writer named Mary Roberts Rhinehart who lived from…

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