The last US marines unit and final British combat troops in Afghanistan officially ended their operations on Sunday as they packed up to leave the country and transferred a massive military base to the Afghan military. 10 more words
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“In line with the recent cases of crime and violence against transpeople. STRAP and other lgbt organization held the National Day of Outrage at the UP Sunken Garden. 145 more words
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And, sure, the New York Times and the Associated Press, as Ching points out, have both signed up to a so-called “style guide” that, get this, “addresses gender inaccuracy and homophobia in the news.” How exactly choosing to address Jennifer by his real name may be construed as “homophobia” is anyone’s guess.
My progressive lolas, Aida Santos and Ninotchka Rosca, are up in arms against what happened in Subic.
Learned from Aida that a comprehensive people development program for former “entertainment” industry stake holders in the former US military bases was never funded by Philippine government since the time of Cory Aquino. 41 more words