By Bagani Dong-Ilay
A social volcano is waiting to erupt with the pent-up anger of the long suffering Filipino people against a cheating, stealing and lying president.
A new and yet bigger wave of calls for Arroyo’s ouster or resignation has swept the country after revelations from former government official Rodolfo Lozada, Jr. confirmed the direct involvement of Mike Arroyo, the husband of Manila president Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, in a multi-million dollar kickback scandal in connection with a proposed National Broadband Project awarded to Chinese company Zhong Xing Telecommunication Equipment Company (ZTE).
Also in this issue:
Tens of thousands demand truth, join calls to oust Arroyo Regime
US and Philippine military massacre civilians in Maimbung, Sulu
NPA frustrates intensified enemy attacks
Iraqi resistance inflicts heavy toll on US occupation forces
Uribe government assassinates FARC commander Raul Reyes
"Operation Peace" sows terror in north Brazil countryside
Hearfelt condolences on the death of Comrade Dr. George Habash, Al-Hakim