READERS VIEWS
Shared commitment vs armed conflict
by Christopher Jorquia - October 12, 2019 - 12:00am
Every Filipino has an important role to play in promoting and safeguarding the peace of our country.
A happy home for every child: The antidote to school woes
by Santiago B. Hubahib Jr. - November 30, 2014 - 12:00am
"Supportive and close family relationships can reduce risky teenage behavior, such as addiction to alcohol and other drug use, and problems such as depression.
DAP money used to sow terror
by Cristina Palabay Karapatan - July 23, 2014 - 12:00am
"The government is financing paramilitaries through the Disbursement Accelerated Program  and it has cost the lives of many people.  Definitely, this is not 'good faith.'"
Statement of Roy Erecre, arrested NDF consultant
by Rosalinda L. Orosa - May 19, 2014 - 12:00am
(Below is a statement of Roy Erecre, NDFP Consultant for the Visayas, who was arrested last May 7, 2014.
Reader picks on JVR
by Rosalinda L. Orosa - May 10, 2014 - 12:00am
In an audit memorandum, COA pointed out that the city ran up a deficit of P47.92 million last year; another was that it allegedly failed to remit P8.4 million in taxes withheld from workers and supplies, as well...
Statement of the parents of Sacred Heart School-Ateneo de Cebu
by Rosalinda L. Orosa - March 29, 2014 - 12:00am
There are three sides to a controversy. Yours, the other fellow's, and the right. We, the parents of the players of the Sacred Heart School-Ateneo de Cebu do not say that we are the right one in this controversy....
On presidents and passports wrong term used Gentlemen,
by Thelane Lim - October 7, 2013 - 12:00am
May I invite your attention to the second to the last paragraph of the article which reads...
On helpers and hogs: Praise for 'A tribute to yayas'
by Rosalinda L. Orosa - October 5, 2013 - 12:00am
Yes, it takes a Mike Acebedo Lopez to write about yayas. And I take this opportunity to thank him for coming up with such a touching article ("Our Manang Pelang…and all the yayas out there", The Freeman, Sept....
PDAF abolished, pork barrel stays!
by Antolin dela Cerna - August 31, 2013 - 12:00am
Preempting last Monday's anti-pork indignation rally, President Aquino, in an unscheduled press conference in Malacañang, dramatically declared that "it's time to abolish the PDAF." And he did.
Religious education
by Jean Michaut - June 25, 2013 - 12:00am
How often we are witnessing the wrong attitude of children and youth during the celebration of the Eucharist.
A letter to Vice Ganda
by Johnny Pusong - Medellin, Cebu - May 31, 2013 - 12:00am
Young as I am, I know the plight of the Filipino people.
Happy are the blind
by Jean Michaut - May 4, 2013 - 12:00am
In June 2007, the Archdiocese of Manila has issued a dress code that calls on the faithful to present themselves in formal and more conservative attire when attending Mass and liturgical functions.
Libraries
by James Mark Zamora - April 2, 2013 - 12:00am
The election is coming up.
What is a Christian?
by Jean Michaut - March 17, 2013 - 12:00am
A dictionary definition of a Christian would be something similar to “a person professing belief in Jesus as the Christ or in the religion based on the teachings of Jesus.”
On complaint vs. Councilor Abellanosa
by Rosalinda L. Orosa - March 15, 2013 - 12:00am
We have been awaiting news about Councilor Rodrigo “Bebot” Abellanosa’s reply to the complaint lodged against him by Atty. Aristotle B. Batuhan at the Office of the President.
When does human life really begin?
by Dr. Pedro C. Vega, M.D. - March 8, 2013 - 12:00am
Most of the scientists and lawmakers agree that human life begins with pregnancy. But when does pregnancy begin? Again, most of the scientists and lawmakers describe pregnancy as the process of growth of the new...
Scrap online libel
by Jorja Teresa D. Yrastorza - October 12, 2012 - 12:00am
  The Anti-Cybercrime Law is not the threat that has proliferated a chilling effect on the general public, but only a part of it- its provision on online libel.
Cyber wars
by Maria Clara E. Ricamora - October 9, 2012 - 12:00am
Almost everything happens in cyberspace today.
Political prisoners still exist after martial law
by Selda Philippines - September 28, 2012 - 12:00am
On September 21, 2012, President Noynoy Aquino commemorated the 40th year of the imposition of martial law by visiting his the former detention cell of his father, Ninoy Aquino,  at Fort Magsaysay in Nueva...
Cebu Solidarity with Urban Poor supports the call to stop demolitions Leaders and representatives from 24 concerned organizations and communities in Cebu are happy to have responded to the call of Cebu Archbishop Most Rev. Jose S. Palma, DD to work together as a community in addressing...
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