Monthly Archives: October 2007

GMA Pardon of Erap Part of Cover-Up Most Foul

Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (Bayan), a national alliance of people’s organizations that was at the forefront of demonstrations calling for the ouster of President Joseph Estrada, greeted Mrs. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo’s pardon of the convicted former president with derision and condemnation. Read More »

Removal of Arroyo from Power Can Be A Significant Step Towards A Just Peace

By Prof. Jose Maria Sison
Chief Political Consultant
National Democratic Front of the Philippines
According to reliable sources in the ruling coalition, the opposition and the legal democratic mass movement in the Philippines, the fake president Gloria M. Arroyo is feeling insecure and isolated and is increasingly afraid of being ousted from power before 2010 by a convergence of several developments, which include the following:
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Beware of the Devil, Christian Youth Tell Solons

Corruption and bribery are "evil acts"
The Student Christian Movement of the Philippines (SCMP) posed a reminder to government officials, "Corruption and bribery are works of evil. Beware of the devil," they said, in light of the alleged giving away of "cash gifts" to government officials on Thursday.
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Sacking Ver Not Enough, Disbarment Sought

The umbrella group Bagong Alyansang Makabayan today demanded the head of Atty. Francis Ver for the alleged bribery attempt on several lawmakers including Anakpawis representative Crispin Beltran. Ver is the deputy secretary general of the Kampi party of President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo. The cause-oriented group trooped to the House of Representatives to show their support for Beltran. This came a day after Beltran’s revelation of the identity of the Malacañang operator who offered him a P2 million bribe to endorse an impeachment complaint.
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CyberEd to Worsen Education Crisis – NUSP

“The CyberEducation Project will be the final nail in the coffin for the flailing education system in the country.” This was the statement of the National Union of Students of the Philippines (NUSP) in a joint press conference with other student groups, the Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT) and Bayan Muna Representative Teodoro Casiño today.

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