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80 days before its 80th anniversary, CEGP urges Aquino to reverse ‘anti-people’ policies

The broadest intercollegiate alliance of student publications nationwide marks today as the 80th day before its 80th anniversary, challenging the new administration “to implement policies in favor of the impoverished and vowing to continue its legacy of pro-people journalism.” Previous president Gloria Arroyo’s term had been particularly dismal in terms …

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A definition of fascism

What is fascism? Fascism is when the highest law of the land entrusted you with the protection of the Filipino people, but you ended up perpetrating crimes of all sorts against the civilians you have sworn to protect. Fascism is when you grab a civilian by the scruff of his …

Remembering Beng

It was a very short encounter. In May 2001, after SCMP’s (Student Christian Movement of the Philippines) National Assembly in Cebu, a fellow SCMer invited me to come to the CEGP Congress simultaneously held in Bohol. Being a Guilder alumna myself, I immediately said yes, especially that we’re only a …

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THE JOKE THAT IS 250% TOLL HIKE

April 1 is widely recognized and celebrated as a day that tolerates practical jokes and general foolishness. As for P-noy’s administration, the fourth and final tranche of toll hike at the South Luzon Expressway (SLEx) is their major blow-out. “We are now convinced that the administration is determined to let …

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