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Enough of Duterte’s cesspool politics

By LEON DULCE KALIBUTAN MANILA — The vividly crass mouth of President Rodrigo Duterte supplies the perfect word to describe his administration’s environmental policy: ‘Cesspool.’ This is how Duterte described the pollution crisis in Boracay island to project a sense of urgency in his marching orders to close down the island. Duterte’s subordinates quickly went…

GUNITA NG SALITA Ni ROLAND TOLENTINO Bulatlat.com Ang Boracay ay ang mitikal na mirage ng gitnang uring bakasyon at mataas na uri ng weekend na libangan o weekday na chill. Kahit pa marami nang lokal na turista ang nakapunta rito, marami pa rin sa ating mamamayan ay walang muwang ukol dito, kasing layo ng Batanes,…

Nagkakabuhay ang Boracay sa pagkagat ng dilim. Buong gabi ang kasiyahan at makikita sa kalye ang mga taong nagsasayawan, nag-iinuman at nagkakantahan. Tila walang problema ang lahat, at ang anumang bagahe nila sa buhay ay nilunod na ng alak at malakas na musika. NI DANILO ARA��A ARAO KONTEKSTO/Pinoy Weekly Inilathala ng Bulatlat Vol. VIII, No.…

BY JHONG DELA CRUZ Bulatlat PHOTO ESSAY Vol. VII, No. 34, September 30-October 6, 2007 1. At first sight, one would not believe this is part of the world-known island of Boracay, in the southern Philippine province of Aklan. Inside this island-resort are thriving communities whose people are largely dependent on tourism, fishing and in…