Submitted by Anonymous on 16 September 2012 - 9:19pm
Akbayan Party joins the Filipino people in mourning the passing of Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Jesse Robredo. The nation just lost a genuine servant of the people. His tragic death is a tremendous loss for our country’s campaign to reform the government.
Submitted by Anonymous on 11 September 2012 - 2:22pm
In a media statement, Minister for Treaty of Waitangi Negotiations Christopher Finlayson and Ngāi Tuhoe Chief negotiator Tamati Kruger announced today that the negotiation teams have reached an agreement which will now have to be ratified by the people. It will be interesting to see if this proposal will get support from iwi members.
Submitted by LBS (not verified) on 8 September 2012 - 4:47am
Civil & Human Rights
Youth & Education
MANILA, Philippines—Activists are again embarking on an uphill battle to break into the elite group that makes up the Senate, with or without a formal alliance with the well-entrenched, resource-rich parties that dominate the political landscape.