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Thomasian’s stand on people’s call for PNoy’s resignation

A recent rally in Mendiola last Feb. 27 for the impeachment of Pres. Benigno Aquino III, Thomasians voiced their stand against the resignation of PNoy who they believe should finish the remainder of his term. 465 more words

Thousands of students from various schools across PH walk out of classes, call for Aquino’s resignation

Thousands of students from various colleges and universities not only in Metro Manila but also in key cities of the Philippines walked out of their classes on Friday, February 27, in a massive show of nationwide outrage against President Aquino’s attempt to cover up his involvement in the Mamasapano operation. 505 more words

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Students light candles to call for end of hostilities in Mindanao

Student groups led by YOUTH ACT NOW held simultaneous candle-lighting activities today to call on the Aquino administration to put an end to the “all-out offensive” being conducted by the Armed Forces of the Philippines in several provinces in Mindanao. 443 more words

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#GAMEOVER: Students hold national walkout vs. tuition increase, appeal Aquino’s resignation

By Jeconiah Dreisbach |

Students from all over the country joined the National Day of Action for Justice, Accountability and Change on Friday, appealed for President Benigno Aquino 3rd to resign, and called him ‘Tuition Hike King.’ … 315 more words


Philippines: Aquino Urged To Bare All Text Messages, Phonecalls on Mamasapano

President Benigno S. Aquino III at service for slain policemen January 30, 2015. (Photo by Gil Nartea / Malacañang Photo Bureau)

A group of progressive House members has challenged President Benigno Aquino III to publicly disclose all his text messages and calls from December 2014 to January 27, 2015 determine the extent of his involvement in the concerning the top secret police operation in Mamasapano, Maguindanao. 497 more words

From an Ex-Marcos Loyalist

I grew up in a somewhat Marcos loyalist family. My late lola used to keep a portrait of the Marcos family on her old and bulky radio in her room. 1,067 more words

If not PNoy, who? What?

(The following was published in the Philippine Daily Inquirer’s Commentary section yesterday, Feb. 17. The piece is actually part two of my two-part blog post on the calls for Aquino’s resignation. 941 more words