Author Archives: DAVAO TODAY

2 months ago

GRIDLOCK

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GRIDLOCK

Matina Aplaya portion of Davao City’s Mac Arthur Highway (CCTV image from Davao City Public Safety Security Command Center)

3 months ago

POETRY| Maghanda ka Juan

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POETRY| Maghanda ka Juan

The poem “Maghanda ka Juan” is written by Bro. Ronald Balgado C.Ss.R of the Redemptorists Church. He read the poem during the 45th anniversary commemoration of Martial Law in Roxas Avenue, Davao City on September 21, 2017

3 months ago

STATEMENT| Accountability, not nationwide Martial Law

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STATEMENT| Accountability, not nationwide Martial Law

Konsyensya Dabaw stands with fellow Dabawenyos who believe that regardless of how we voted last May 2016, we should not shirk from exacting accountability from public leaders that have been part of our city’s history for the past three decades.

3 months ago

STATEMENT | Prelude to Martial Law?

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STATEMENT | Prelude to Martial Law?

Are recent incidents on Lumad schools a prelude to Martial Law? A contingent from Lumad schools was derailed from taking a flight to attend a Manila conference, while a Lumad school in Indangan forcibly entered by fully-armed police happened last Saturday. Are these signs of Martial Law?
Airport police barred 32 Lumad students, teachers and parents to fly to attend their scheduled attendance to the Save Our Schools Network national conference set on September 16 on 1 pm.