Archive for November, 2008

Tama na, kumilos na

Matindi ang kahulugan ng “Araw ng mga Bayani” ngayon dahil nakikita natin kung paano binabastos ni Gloria Arroyo at ng kanyang asawa at kanilang mga alagad ang saligang batas na nagbubuo ng diwa ng ating sambayanan. Maraming buhay ang nabuwis para maitaguyod natin ang ating demokrasya at ito ay bastas-basta na lang niyuyurakan ni Arroyo […]

November 30, 2008  Tags: , ,   Posted in: Feb '06, Magdalo, Military, Nov. 29 incident, Web Links  132 Comments

“Dissent without action is consent”

Exactly one year ago, Filipinos were glued to their TV sets watching a few, brave military officers led BGen Danilo Lim and Senator Antonio Trillanes IV take a stand against the trampling by Gloria Arroyo of our Constitution and and our democratic institutions. Following are links to articles on that day: < Media Hours, grit […]

November 29, 2008  Tags: ,   Posted in: Magdalo, Media, Military, Nov. 29 incident  87 Comments

Time of perilous uncertainty

Destabilization talks are getting louder and louder as Gloria Arroyo and her henchmen make the final push for her staying in power beyond 2010. Last Tuesday at the 58th anniversary of the Scout Rangers at Camp Tecson in Bulacan, Armed Forces Chief Alexander Yano, assured the public that the military won’t be involved in any […]

November 28, 2008   Posted in: General  156 Comments

…Not only to listen but to march – Danny Lim

by Brig. Gen. Danilo Lim We are a nation divided. Peace, unity and development continue to elude us because we have a president bereft of moral or legal authority to lead. She had, in fact, become the greatest continuing threat to the security, cooperative spirit, well being and sense of Nationhood of the Filipino people. […]

November 27, 2008   Posted in: General  55 Comments

Malala na talaga

Palala na palala na ito. Hindi lang pala kinakausap ng Panginoon si Gloria Arroyo. Kasing liga na niya ang Panginoon. Noong Martes, sa hearing ng Committee on Justice sa kongreso ng pang-apat na impeachment laban kay Gloria Arroyo,na kanilang pinatay kahapon, nainis si Rep. Pablo Garcia (ama ni GSIS chairman Winston Garcia at Cebu Gov. […]

November 27, 2008  Tags:   Posted in: Impeachment '08, Web Links  119 Comments

Cigarette widow

Pumayag si Boots Anson-Roa na “cigarette widow” ang itawag sa kanya. Si Barbara Dacanay ng Gulf News ang nakaisip nito sa seminar ng “Women, Media & Tobacco” na inurganisa ng Women’s Media Circle na ginanap sa Boracay. Mga 25 na kababaihan, karamihan nagta-trabaho sa media, ang nag-uusap kung paano makatulong ang mga kababaihan sa mga […]

November 25, 2008  Tags: ,   Posted in: Health, Web Links  50 Comments

JDV confirms bribery, corruption in Arroyo gov’t

“What’s happening to our country? Everything’s for sale.” So saying, former Speaker Jose de Venecia disclosed today his personal knowledge of what he called the “rampant, large-scale bribery and corruption” in government which, he said, starts with President Gloria Arroyo. Appearing before the House committee on justice, he called on his colleagues in the House […]

November 24, 2008  Tags:   Posted in: Impeachment '08, NBN/ZTE, Vera Files  229 Comments

Danny Lim’s eulogy for Marlyn

Marlyn Divinagacia, 32,wife of Capt Ervin Divinagracia, one of the 28 officers detained in connection with the February 2006 non-event,was laid to rest yesterday. (Click here for brief background info). At the necrological rites for her at St. Ignatius church in Camp Aguinaldo, Aloy Lim read the following message of her husband, Brig. Danny Lim, […]

November 24, 2008   Posted in: General  19 Comments

Mike Arroyo talks about lying

From Malaya: Jose Miguel “Mike” Arroyo denied allegations of former Speaker Jose de Venecia Jr. that he suggested that the national broadband project between the Philippine government and China’s ZTE Corp be undertaken as a government-to-government deal. “I never suggested anything… Sinungaling iyan si JDV, huwag kang maniwala diyan,” he told reporters. The First Gentleman […]

November 24, 2008   Posted in: General  27 Comments

Gov’t mining firm faces contempt over Diwalwal

From Malaya The Supreme Court has ordered the state-run Philippine Mining Development Corp. (PMDC) to explain why it should not be cited in contempt for starting the bidding process for the exploration and mining operation of the 8,100-hectare Diwalwal gold rush area in Compostela Valley. The bidding was allegedly undertaken by the PMDC, an attached […]

November 24, 2008   Posted in: Impeachment '08, Vera Files  One Comment