Junking junkets

March 24, 2019
On the contrary, government employment is a vow of a simple, Spartan lifestyle that shuns luxury excessive privileges and unrestrained and unnecessary expenses of public funds.

Erring mayors

March 23, 2019

THE filing of administrative charges against 45 town mayors for their failure to create Anti-Illegal Drugs Abuse Councils (ADACs) should be welcomed by all sectors of society.

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Sunog na naman!

Basta pumasok ang buwan ng Marso (buwan daw ng mga sunog), asahan ninyo ang pirming tinatamaan ay ang mga kapus-palad na nakatira sa tinatawag na “squatters’ area,” or informal settlers. Para bang sinasadya ng may mga interes sa particular na lupain. Masakit pong masunugan, ke may kaya o wala. Isa ‘yan sa pinakamalungkot sa mga trahedya.

Compensating harm

March 22, 2019
In an interview after she led a Senate inquiry on water supply shortage in the capital and parts of Rizal province on Tuesday, Poe supported calls by her fellow senators to demand an immediate refund and impose penalties against Manila Water for failure to deliver water 24/7.

Problema sa pabahay

NAKU, dapat malaman ng Malabon City government na ang demolisyon ay hindi na bago sa isang lungsod dahil sa araw-araw na paglobo ng tao na parang mga kabute. Napakalaking pasanin nito para sa nakararaming pamilya na dalawa o tatlong dekada nang naninirahan sa kanilang kinatatayuang lugar at nakabuo na ng pamilya at sariling kabuhayan doon.

Education bias for poor

March 21, 2019
"I have been hearing reports that most of the students in the Science High School come from well-to-do families. This is not really regretful in itself because they could all have passed the qualifying exams. But what makes this offensive is that I have been getting reports too that the principal is allegedly negotiable," he said.