Category: Open Letter

No to mining in Palawan

On January 24 a very dear friend and colleague Gerry Ortega was shot in the head dead. I was just with him that weekend and a few minutes before he died, what we were discussing over the phone was an anti-mining campaign in Palawan, given that last December two huge mining applications were railroaded, and […]

An Open Letter to Filipinos worldwide

Dear Friends, Philippine Sentinel Newspaper has initiated a Fund Appeal for our Filipino brothers in Queensland. According to Mauro Somodio, a resident of Brisbane, there are at least 3,000 Filipinos who were affected by flood waters that covered some rooftops in low lying areas like Rockhampton and Toowoomba. Toowoomba is not exactly in a low-lying […]