Author Archives: DAVAO TODAY

1 day ago

No water weekend

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No water weekend

Residents on Saturday were surprised after the Davao City Water District (DCWD) implemented an emergency water service interruption in major areas here.

1 day ago

Your lipstick, and other women’s needs in Marawi

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Your lipstick, and other women’s needs in Marawi

Beyond the issue of lipstick donations, a critical inquiry on “for whom and for what” our efforts are would always be a sensible question for donors and volunteers. Are we extending support to alleviate the suffering of our fellow human beings, or do our efforts only reinforce the existing social order that oppresses the majority, including and especially women?

3 days ago

STATEMENT| CBCP pastoral statement against fake news

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STATEMENT| CBCP pastoral statement against fake news

The active involvement of citizens in creating a nurturing society steeped in justice depends on the truth. That is the service to which media is called. That is why we have schools and colleges and universities. That is why teaching is a noble profession. That is why books and magazines, journals and articles are published.

4 days ago

ANGARA IN ILIGAN

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ANGARA IN ILIGAN

Senator Sonny Angara visits evacuees from Marawi City at the Bayanihan Gym in Barangay Sta. Elena, Iligan City on Tuesday, June 20. (More…) (Photo by Dennis E. Legaspi)

1 week ago

STATEMENT| On Marawi, Martial Law and internet freedom

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STATEMENT| On Marawi, Martial Law and internet freedom

It must be clear by now: Whether you’re in Marawi, Mindanao or Manila, we’re all unsafe from martial law’s effects on our basic rights. And nowhere is this more obvious than the internet and the basic rights we enjoy online and offline.