Tuesday, July 23, 2019
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Sanchez: Local, national and global initiatives
OUR national hero José Rizal once said that the “youth is the hope for our future.” Oh so true—on a local, national, and the global scale.Youth for Climate Hope, a Bacolod-based environmental youth coalition, geared up for the hashtag #FridaysForFuture, ...
From 4 days ago
WHO does not like friendships? The kinds that we have with our partners, family members, co-workers and the people we have known for a few years now or since we were kids.Or even with people we have never even met ...
From 5 days ago
Sanchez: Respect for human rights
I’M A human rights advocate. I took a course work on human rights advocacy focusing on economic, social and cultural rights in Columbia University, New York, USA.I passed because of my nongovernment organization (NGO) work in rights-based approaches on sustainable ...
From 7 days ago
Sanchez: Line of succession
THE Philippines is a democratic and republican state. Sovereignty resides in the people and all government authority emanates from them. It abhors the concentration of power on one or a few, cognizant that power, when absolute, can lead to abuse.We ...
From 11 days ago
Sanchez: Give us water 24/7
“COMMITMENT is an act, not a word,” says the French philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre. True. If we are to believe Juliana Carbon, the general manager of Bacolod City Water District (BACIWA), that Bacolod Bulk Water, Inc. (BBWI) still fails to deliver ...
From 15 days ago
Sanchez: Baciwa watch
FINALLY, Councilor Wilson Gamboa Jr. is starting to act like a true-blue watchdog.It used to be that the chair of the Bacolod Water Consumers Watch, Inc., or Bacolod Water Watch, a consumer watchdog group seeking to ensure water sufficiency and ...
From 22 days ago
Sanchez: Climate change denialism as an ideology
THIS IS a heads-up to incoming Negros Occidental Governor Eugenio Jose “Bong” Lacson and San Carlos City local officials: Are you climate change denialist ideologues?Such an ideologue deny science for profit, political advantage or ego satisfaction in your push to ...
From 24 days ago
Sanchez: Power overkill
BACK in 2015, when I was recovering from a cerebral stroke, I joined the Prayer and Life Workshop. I became a Catholic charismatic.I thought a part of my life as an environmentalist was over. Let the next generation take over ...
From 29 days ago
NOW because the world has failed to pay attention to climate change, Negros Occidental and the rest of the country has to endure not only El Niño droughts but pest attacks as well.Climate change is an urgent issue with a ...
From 34 days ago
FRANKLY, I hate Mother’s and Father’s Day. These special days remind me of cherished memories denied us of being with our parents.Mother passed away when I was five years. I was not even studying then. But my siblings consider me ...
From 36 days ago