Author Archives: DAVAO TODAY

1 month ago

MILF’s Jaafar dies

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MILF’s Jaafar dies

Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) first Vice Chairman and Bangsamoro Transition Commission (BTC) chair Ghazali Jaafar passed away at the age of 75 at dawn on Wednesday, March 13.

1 month ago

POOLED EDITORIAL | Overcome Cyber-Martial Law

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POOLED EDITORIAL | Overcome Cyber-Martial Law

March 12 is World Day against Cyber Censorship, when advocates around the globe call for an Internet that is not only accessible to all, but also free from restrictions on free speech. It is specially relevant to us today, when our nation is practically under cyber martial law and another tyranny.

1 month ago

Clarify disqualification of ACT members as BEI’s, DepED urged

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Clarify disqualification of ACT members as BEI’s, DepED urged

The Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT) urged the Department of Education (DepEd) for a dialogue over reports that some local of its local officials have already declared ineligibility of ACT members to serve as Board of Election Inspectors (BEIs) in the upcoming May midterm election.

2 months ago

PNP chief is “witch hunting”, Joma says

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PNP chief is “witch hunting”, Joma says

National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) Chief Political Consultant Jose Maria Sison on Wednesday issued a statement, disputing reports he identified some legal organizations as a front of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP).

2 months ago

Joma: Duterte’s story on son’s molestation by NPAs a pure lie

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Joma: Duterte’s story on son’s molestation by NPAs a pure lie

National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) chief political consultant Jose Maria Sison has branded President Rodrigo Duterte as inventor of a cock-and-bull story and emphasized that the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) will not discriminate women and LGBT in the recruitment of fighters of the New People’s Army (NPA).

2 months ago

STANDPOINT | Democracy is resisting tyranny

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STANDPOINT | Democracy is resisting tyranny

The worsening arbitrary totalitarian rule that shamelessly unfolds before our eyes signals the deterioration of the state’s respect for human rights, valuation of human dignity, and respect for the common good. It adds great injury on our nation, which is now enduring the lashes of economic and social crises.