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DAY OF OUTRAGE

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Category: newsSource: davaotoday davaotodaySep 14th, 2017

Judges, court employees urge public: Keep calm, accept Sereno’s ouster

Just keep calm and accept the ouster of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno from theSupreme Court (SC).   This was the message of judges and court employees to the public on "One SC RedMonday" amid outrage over the ouster of Sereno through a quo warranto proceedinginstead of an impeachment trial.   Erwin Ocson, president of the SC Employees Association (SCEA), asserted that "weshould follow whatever the majority (of the justices) decides."   "Irespeto, igalang 'yung desisyon dahil 'yun naman ang mandate nila ayon saConstitution," Ocson told reporters in a chance interview.   (Respect the decision because that's their mandate according to the Con...Keep on reading: Judges, court employees urge public: Keep calm, accept Sereno’s ouster.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 21st, 2018

Judicial tyranny

HOWL of protests, disgust, outrage, condemnation, revulsion and similar reactions reverberated across the nation as the Supreme Court issued its expected decision to oust Chief Justice (CJ) Maria Lourdes Sereno from her post. Voting 8-6, the High Court granted the patently illegal quo warranto petition of Solicitor General Jose Calida. From the very start, there […] The post Judicial tyranny appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMay 18th, 2018

Ex-DOJ chief outraged by murder of supporter in Quezon

    Former Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II has expressed outrage over the killing of one of his family's political supporters, a reelected village councilor in Mulanay, Quezon. Marlon Moldon, a Barangay Ajos councilor whom Aguirre said was a staunch supporter of his family, was assassinated in Barangay Sta. Rosa on Thursday, May 17. In a statement on Friday, Aguirre branded Moldon's assassination as a "cowardly act of the desperate and of the power hungry." "Murder and violence are the hallmarks of men who cannot fully live under the rule of law. They have no place in the politics of Quezon Province. They have no place in politics anywhere," Aguirre said. ...Keep on reading: Ex-DOJ chief outraged by murder of supporter in Quezon.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 18th, 2018

US blocks call for independent Gaza inquiry at UN – diplomats

The United States on Monday blocked the adoption of a United Nations Security Council statement that would have called for an independent probe of deadly violence on the Israel-Gaza border, which erupted as the new US embassy in Jerusalem was opened, diplomats said.   "The Security Council expresses its outrage and sorrow at the killing of Palestinian civilians exercising their right to peaceful protest," read a draft of the statement, a copy of which was seen by AFP.   "The Security Council calls for an independent and transparent investigation into these actions to ensure accountability," read the text. In the bloodiest day in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict sin...Keep on reading: US blocks call for independent Gaza inquiry at UN – diplomats.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 15th, 2018

U.S. envoy sees peace, hope after Israel embassy move

WASHINGTON, United States – Despite Palestinian outrage over the opening of the United States (US) embassy in Jerusalem, Washington's ambassador to Israel said that there is still hope for peace in the region. "They are not reacting well," Ambassador David Friedman said on Saturday, May 13 of the Palestinians, who ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 13th, 2018

Cry for justice rings out in priest’s burial

TUGUEGARAO CITY --- The gunman who murdered Fr. Mark Anthony Ventura on April 29 ended a church career that the 37-year-old priest started only in 2011. But no strong expression of outrage poured out at Ventura's funeral here on Monday. Instead, the family and friends of the young priest vowed to live by his positive outlook on life. Ventura, described by Catholic Church leaders as an antimining advocate, was killed by a lone gunman right after he celebrated Mass at a gymnasium in Barangay Pia Weste in Gattaran town, Cagayan province. He was laid to rest at a cemetery here by his family and parishioners while they groped for answers on who and why he was attacked. Paying ...Keep on reading: Cry for justice rings out in priest’s burial.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 7th, 2018

PhilHealth OIC seeks meeting with Duterte to defend trips

MANILA, Philippines – Amid outrage over her travels, Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) interim president Celestina Ma Jude de la Serna appealed to President Rodrigo Duterte to listen to her side of the story first. "If somebody from Malacañang is watching, I am waiting for the President to call me ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 7th, 2018

With 24-hour outrages, Kanye West masters media moment

NEW YORK — Since reemerging last month from a yearlong absence, Kanye West has sparked outrage by throwing his lot with Donald Trump and calling slavery a choice. Yet the rapper has succeeded spectacularly in one key goal — staying at the center of attention. If West’s newfound politics have baffled some longtime fans, the […] The post With 24-hour outrages, Kanye West masters media moment appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 3rd, 2018

Kanye West sparks new outrage in calling slavery ‘choice’

NEW YORK: Rapper Kanye West, on the receiving end of criticism in the music world after backing President Donald Trump, sparked fresh outrage Tuesday when he called slavery “a choice.” The rapper, never shy about expressing himself, made the comments in passing during one of two free-flowing interviews he gave as he promotes two upcoming [...] The post Kanye West sparks new outrage in calling slavery ‘choice’ appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsMay 2nd, 2018

Outrage after bloody day for Afghan journalists

KABUL, Afghanistan – Condemnation poured in from across the world Tuesday, May 1, after 10 journalists were among dozens killed in attacks in Afghanistan, in what the UN described as the "deliberate targeting" of the media. A double suicide blast in Kabul left 25 people dead including AFP photographer Shah ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 1st, 2018

Outrage as WWII sex slave memorial removed in Manila

Manila - Advocacy groups voiced outrage on Sunday after a memorial to women forced to work as sex slaves to Japanese soldiers during World War II was taken down in Manila.City authorities sa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 1st, 2018

UK interior minister Amber Rudd resigns in blow to PM May

Britain’s interior minister Amber Rudd resigned, admitting she “inadvertently misled” lawmakers about deportation targets, in a body blow to the government as it faces public outrage over the targeting of the so-called Windrush generation of migrants. UK interior minister Amber Rudd resigns in blow to PM May Britain’s interior minister Amber Rudd resigned Sunday, admitting… link: UK interior minister Amber Rudd resigns in blow to PM May.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsApr 30th, 2018

Outrage as WWII sex slave memorial removed in Manila

Manila - Advocacy groups voiced outrage on Sunday after a memorial to women forced to work as sex slaves to Japanese soldiers during World War II was taken down in Manila.City authorities sa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsApr 30th, 2018

Outrage as WWII sex slave memorial removed

MANILA: Advocacy groups voiced outrage after a memorial to women forced to work as sex slaves to Japanese soldiers during World War II was taken down in Manila.City authorities said the bronze scul.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsApr 30th, 2018

UK interior minister Amber Rudd resigns in blow to PM May

LONDON: Britain’s interior minister Amber Rudd resigned Sunday, admitting she “inadvertently misled” lawmakers about deportation targets, in a body blow to the government as it faces public outrage over the targeting of the so-called Windrush generation of migrants. Rudd, who had faced intensifying pressure over the treatment of elderly Commonwealth citizens primarily from the Caribbean, [...] The post UK interior minister Amber Rudd resigns in blow to PM May appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsApr 30th, 2018

India gov t approves death penalty for child rapists

NEW DELHI, India – India's government on Saturday, April 21, approved the death penalty for child rapists, after the gang rape and murder of an 8-year-old girl and a series of other horrific sexual assaults caused nationwide outrage. Prime Minister Narendra Modi called a cabinet meeting to pass the measure Saturday ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 21st, 2018

In new walkouts, students look to turn outrage to action

Once again, they filed out of class. In a new wave of school walkouts, they raised their voices against gun violence. But this time, they were looking to turn outrage into action......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 21st, 2018

Indian government considering death penalty for child rapists

NEW DELHI, India – The Indian government said Friday, April 20 it is looking to introduce the death penalty for child rapists after nationwide outrage over the brutal gang rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl. Demonstrations across the country, after the release of horrific details of the murder of the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 21st, 2018

Video of attack on ‘Jews’ sparks outrage in Germany

BERLIN, Germany --- German political and religious leaders expressed shock Wednesday over an alleged anti-Semitic attack on two men wearing traditional Jewish skullcaps in central Berlin filmed by one of the victims. One of the young men targeted, who captured the incident on his smartphone, said they were confronted by three Arabic-speakers shouting insults at them, one of whom lashed out at him with a belt. Berlin police in their report on Tuesday's suspected anti-Semitic attack said that the suspect later also threatened his victim with a glass bottle. In a twist to the story, the author of the video tape, which went viral on social media, a 21-year-old student called Ada...Keep on reading: Video of attack on ‘Jews’ sparks outrage in Germany.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 19th, 2018

Arrest in India rape case as outrage mounts over assaults

NEW DELHI, India – Indian police have made another arrest after the alleged rape of a teenager by a ruling party politician sparked protests across the country, federal investigators said Sunday, April 15.  The case, along with the rape and murder of an 8-year-old girl, has brought Indians onto the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 15th, 2018