We have to have all or none at all—Baguilat

By Paul Nuval, BFAR-CAR Baguilat said  “let’s have no mistake about it I am for autonomy.” “If it will give us more power to assert our rights over our ancestral lands, I am for autonomy. If it will give us more control over our natural and human resources, I am for autonomy. More importantly, if it… Read more »

Rough sailing for autonomy campaign

By Delmar Car ño/SunStar Baguio Thanks to Governor Fongwan’s initiative, the information campaign for regional autonomy in Benguet is set to go full blast this June. Despite his own reservations on House Bill 5595 and Senate Bill 3115, the governor has pushed for the grassroots a highly aggressive and massive information dissemination on the provisions… Read more »

Reaching out for autonomy

The balut vendor may not individually become rich when there is autonomy. His life may not become sensational either. But the institutions around him to whom some powers of the national government will be devolved will make government services for him more accessible.

Reaching out for autonomy

The balut vendor may not individually become rich when there is autonomy. His life may not become sensational either. But the institutions around him to whom some powers of the national government will be devolved will make government services for him more accessible. Let’s look at Sec. 28 of HB 5595 and SB 3115. Both… Read more »