Monthly Archive: April, 2012

The Aquino legacy: No power to the people

  President Noynoy Aquino seems to be following the footsteps of his mother Corazon, whose presidency was famous for its power outages. Simply put, Aquino proposes a double whammy: pay higher power rates,… Continue reading

Game of Drones

This year’s Balikatan Exercises seems to be the biggest, most bad-ass one to date. In terms of gadgetry, they’re bringing in the big toys: drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles flown by remote control,… Continue reading

SM: “We’ve got it all from you, mwahahaha!”

Henry Sy’s SM has a long history of atrocities resulting from massive corporate greed: contractualization, union-busting, oppressive working conditions, the building of malls to the detriment of communities and local markets. Recently, SM… Continue reading