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Gov. Lee, LBP MOA on 350 million loan opposed

Letters to the Editor, I would to inform the people of Sorsogon that the undersigned registered my opposition in the strongest terms against the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) between Sorsogon…

TV docu shows Aquino government knew of TMG mining issues in Claver, Surigao even before NPA raid

TV docu shows Aquino government knew of TMG mining issues in Claver, Surigao even before NPA raid

By Renato Reyes, Jr. The Aquino government was well aware of the destructive effects of mining in Claver, Surigao de Norte even before the attack by the New People’s Army…

Is Kasanggayahan 2011 politicized?

Is Kasanggayahan 2011 politicized?

Marginal Note Felix ‘Boy’ Espineda, Jr., BicolToday.com I cannot help but asked this question, “ Is Kasanggayahan 2011 politicized?” But let us not quarrel with this question, healthy discussions are…

September 21, 1972: If the elite were deprived of their wealth, the poor were deprived of their lives

September 21, 1972: If the elite were deprived of their wealth, the poor were deprived of their lives

Marginal Note Felix ‘Boy’ Espineda, Jr./BicolToday.com The date shall live in the pages of the Philippine history as inglorious and oppressive. It speaks the minds of a brutal leader wanting…

CCTs: Expensive, Short-sighted and Artificial

The Aquino administration seeks a bigger budget for a program that is criticized as a poor cornerstone in the drive against poverty By Sonny Africa, IBON research head The Aquino…

Sidewalk vendors are better

Marginal Note By Felix ‘Boy’ Espineda, Jr. [BicolToday.com] Sidewalks are beyond the commerce of man, indeed, but our little brothers use them to have a clean livelihood. They are better…

Sorsoganons to oppose oil price increases

Sorsoganons to oppose oil price increases

The formation of STOP OPI in the province of Sorsogon is a part of the nationwide clamor to address the alarming increases in the prices of oil and other petroleum…

Appeasing a bully

Appeasing a bully

Marginal Note By Felix ‘Boy’ Espineda,Jr. [BicolToday.com] The forthcoming visit of President Benigno Aquino to Beijing, Shanghai and Xiamen in mainland China is a step in the right direction if…

RH Bill and Poverty

RH Bill and Poverty

Marginal Note By Felix ‘Boy’ Espineda,Jr. [BicolToday.com] This is an issue which everyone should be concerned. It has cascading effects to our meagre resources as a nation for what we…

Power brokers

Marginal Note By Felix ‘Boy’ Espineda, Jr. [BicolToday.com] Sometimes men of different persuasions agree on a common agenda. Their agreement can be compartmental which treated an issue half-way to its…