Home » Archives by category » Opinion (Page 3)

NUJP condemns first media man killed under Duterte administration

NUJP condemns first media man killed under Duterte administration

“It has not helped that Duterte, who has shown a total aversion to criticism, and some of his officials have time and again been openly hostile towards journalists and the…

A Young Man’s Sorsogon Christmas Story Of Kindness

A Young Man’s Sorsogon Christmas Story Of Kindness

By Atty. Ferdinand E. Laguna Merry Christmas to everyone. We hope that the Catholic Church does not forget to remind the world that Jesus Chirst is the reason why we…

It’s December 16, Happy Birthday Sorsogon City

It’s December 16, Happy Birthday Sorsogon City

By Atty. Ferdinand E. Laguna Ra 8806, The Charter of Sorsogon was approved by Congress on 16 August 2000. On 16 December 2000, it was ratified by the residents of…

Filipinos denied economic, social and cultural rights

Filipinos denied economic, social and cultural rights

One thing­ underscored as the nation retackles the Marcos dictatorship is its legacy of neoliberal policies which, far beyond even its huge corruption or ammassed debt, still impacts on the…

True Sorsogon Stories Vice Kruni Told Me

True Sorsogon Stories Vice Kruni Told Me

By Atty. Ferdinand E. Laguna Former Vice Governor Kruni Escudero has passed away. A public intellectual disquised as a street wise, street smart politician, a student of Sorsogon sociology viewed…

BAYANI

BAYANI

Ni Joven Francis Laura   Ang mga lumisan Mga dugong busilak! Mga lumaban! Nangamataya’t pinugutan! Iniwang luhaan! Mga Pamilyang pinagdusa, ng mga dugong luha! Mga tunay na bayani!   Anong…

A Sorsogon City Christmas Love Story

A Sorsogon City Christmas Love Story

By Atty. Ferdinand E. Laguna She was then a fish vendor, he was a driver/operator of his own tricycle. A May December affair. She was separated from her legal husband…

Volunteers from Sorsogon City

Volunteers from  Sorsogon City

(A Typhoon Yolanda Remembrance) By Atty. Ferdinand E. Laguna One week after Typhoon Yolanda hit Leyte Province in November 2013, a group of volunteers from Sorsogon City went to Palo…

PUBLIC STATEMENT ON FERDINAND MARCOS’ BURIAL AT THE LIBINGAN NG MGA BAYANI

PUBLIC STATEMENT ON FERDINAND MARCOS’ BURIAL AT THE LIBINGAN NG MGA BAYANI

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PHILIPPINES Beyond the Philippine government’s decision to bury the dictator Ferdinand Marcos at the Heroes’ Cemetery, Amnesty International Philippines expresses its dismay at the government’s lack of diligence…

Rest In Peace President Ferdinand E. Marcos

Rest In Peace President Ferdinand E. Marcos

By Atty. Ferdinand E. Laguna  I was in Grade 4 when Martial Law was declared. It was a moonlit night and I and an elder brother was out in the street playing when our late Father sought us out and told us to go home…