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A family’s stories on the ill-effects of smoking

Yellow Pad By Leonila F. Dans, Antonio L. Dans, and Patricia Dans Isidoro Hernandez LEONILA DANS Ever since I can remember, Tatay smoked continuously, consuming 3-4 packs per day. Even before I started medical practice, he was already diagnosed with lung cancer. But he finally died of chronic lung disease. Through the years before his death, he […]

Mighty’s might

http://bworldonline.com/mightys-might/ Yellow Pad By Filomeno S. Sta. Ana III   BOC/DOF via PHILSTAR   A most disturbing development that will affect revenue collection and even the credibility of the tax reform is the Department of Justice’s (DoJ) dismissal of the tax evasion cases against Mighty Corp. The DoJ justifies the dismissal in light of the […]

Forward, back, side steps on FOI: Systems reboot, strong push for law (R2KRN Statement – March 17, 2017)

STATEMENT OF THE  RIGHT TO KNOW, RIGHT NOW! COALITION 27 September 2017 Forward, back, side steps on FOI: Systems reboot, strong push for law THE ISSUANCE on July 23, 2016 of Executive Order No. 2 on Freedom of Information drew support from the Right to Know, Right Now! Coalition as a signal of the commitment of the […]

Fight Off Confusion, Redaction and Neglect: Time to Refocus on FOI (R2KRN Statement – Sep. 27, 2017)

STATEMENT OF THE  RIGHT TO KNOW, RIGHT NOW! COALITION 27 September 2017 Fight Off Confusion, Redaction and Neglect: Time to Refocus on FOI We are not living in ordinary times. Attempts at impeachment have been initiated targetting several of our topmost officials, part of the country is under Martial rule, there are aborted clandestine entry of illegal drugs […]